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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Every year, capital cities across the world turn green to celebrate the small island of Ireland and the feast of Ireland’s patron Saint, St. Patrick.Influenced by the Irish diaspora acroos the globe, the day has grown to become a huge global celebration. From all of us at we wish you ‘céad míle fáilte’ to Ireland, and a very Happy St. Paddy’s Day. Considering the week that is in it, the Irish team have been discussing their favourite venues unique to Irish culture, heritage and scenery. Here is a list of some of our favourite Irish venues.

Top 5 Reasons To Choose Miami Beach For Your Next Event

South Florida is one of our favourite destinations in the US. Year-round it dazzles travellers with its sunshine, architecture and luxurious hotels and venues. Miami Beach encompasses all of the best traits of South Florida. Whether you are searching for a destination with sunshine all year, elegant venues that can provide an amazing guest experience or simply a stunning backdrop for your next event then Miami Beach has it all.

Amazing Conference Venues in Warsaw

Poland is a country with an intriguing history. Warsaw is the capital city of Poland and has dramatically changed over the past number of years to become a thriving cultural centre. Nicknamed the “Phoenix City” Warsaw has survived numerous wars, regimes and cultural changes to become a modern city thriving with a blend of historic buildings, modern skyscrapers, galleries, cute cafes and a vibrant cultural scene. The team in have put together a list of their favourite conference venues in Warsaw.

7 Reasons To Choose Greece For Your Next Event

While famous for its history and culture, Greece also has modern infrastructure and some amazing conference and event venues. put together our top 7 reasons to choose Greece for your next conference or event. When most people think of Greece they think of the sunny Mediterranean climate, but the country has a lot more to offer than just this.

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The World’s Most Romantic Cities

Since the 14th Century the Feast of Saint Valentine, or Valentine’s Day as it is more commonly known, has been associated with love. For the day that is in it asked our local experts to put together a list of the most romantic cities to visit in the world. We’ve put together some ideas on how to spend the perfect Valentine’s day with your loved one in some amazing destinations, that are incredibly romantic but may not have previously been on your list.

Food Trends 2018

Food Trends 2018 for the Event Industry

To stand out with your event you need to provide some unforgettable gastronomic experiences for your delegates. The National Restaurant Association recently released their annual “Whats Hot” report that compiled the survey results from over 700 different professional chefs. They highlighted their top food trends 2018.

Why choose Thailand for your next Conference or Event?

Thailand provides a perfect mix of cultural charm and luxurious indulgence that comes at a very reasonable price. The country has a reputation for delivering events of the highest quality and is world famous for its hospitality. has put together our top 5 reasons why you should choose Thailand for your next conference or event.

Maria Toland welcomes Maria Toland to the team are delighted to welcome Maria Toland, Event Executive, to the Event Operations team. We are delighted to her join the team in our head office in Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. Sarah-Kate joins after in the 5* Fitzwilliam Hotel in Belfast and the Antrim Enterprise Agency.

Christmas Traditions around the World

Christmas can be traced back to Pagan times when this part of winter formed a number of ancient Pagan celebrations. Over the centuries the holiday has come to be celebrated by the majority of Christians as well as culturally by many non-Christians. have put together some of our favourite Christmas traditions from around the world.


Discover Singapore’s most amazing venues

Singapore is a small country, with a big reputation for business conferences and events. Year on year Singapore wins multiple awards and accolades for being one of the world’s top business event destinations. Having undergone rapid economic growth over the past 50 years, Singapore is one of the worlds most technologically advanced destinations with a highly developed economy.


Unique Conference Destinations for Spring

Winter is an important planning season for the coming year, but already many of Europe’s Top Conference venues already being booked out. Even with years of experience in planning conference and events, choosing the next destination for a conference, meeting or event can be a time-consuming and difficult task. Local expertise can be essential in this search and can help you uncover destinations you may not have considered previously. 2018 Kick-Off Meeting – Marbella

What is better than some sun just as winter arrives? Easy, some sun in the South of Spain in the beautiful city and resort area of Marbella. With a backdrop of the Sierra Blanca Mountains and 27km of sandy Mediterranean beaches, it was the perfect destination for our company incentive trip.  The team recently headed off to the stunning South of Spain, to the 5-star Hotel Don Carlos, for our recent Kick-Off Meeting for FY18. This trip was both an incentive for the team and a thank you for their stellar performance throughout FY17.

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Europe’s Best Winter Destinations For Conferences

Winter Conference Events in Europe As temperatures begin to drop across Europe and the Northern Hemisphere many conference and meeting planners will begin to look towards the South of Europe for winter destinations. These destinations offer milder and sunnier climates and …

Top 5 Spooktacular Destinations in Europe

With records stretching back as far as 4th Century B.C., many places in Europe have recorded incidences with the paranormal. Some places, even to this day, still claim to encounter paranormal activities. Whether you are a believer in the paranormal or a complete sceptic, it can be fascinating to learn about these, not only spooky, but simply amazing stories. has compiled this list, provided by our local experts in different countries, in time for Halloween of our “Top 5 Spooktacular Destinations in Europe”.


Top Conference Venues Athens

Year on year Greece is growing as a destination for business travellers. Greece is a country full of culture, history and natural beauty. Greece is a perfect destination for any conference, meeting or incentive trip with iconic buildings, luxury event venues and impressive attractions. The capital city, Athens, has extensive experience hosting large-scale events. Learn more about the top conference venues that Athens has to offer.

April Lei welcome April Lei and Sarah-Kate Burke to the team are delighted to welcome Company Accountant, April Lei, to the Finance team and Event Executive, Sarah-Kate Burke, to the Event Operations team. We are delighted to have both join the team in our head office in Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. April joins from UPS where she worked as an accountant. Sarah-Kate joins after working on a variety of events.

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