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. venuesworld.com have put together some of our favourite Christmas traditions from around the world.
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.
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.
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 venuesworld.com 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.
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 …
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.
venuesworld.com has compiled this list, provided by our local experts in different countries, in time for Halloween of our “Top 5 Spooktacular Destinations in Europe”.
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.
venuesworld.com 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 venuesworld.com from UPS where she worked as an accountant. Sarah-Kate joins venuesworld.com after working on a variety of events.
The perfect destination and venue can turn a good event into an unforgettable one. Depending on several factors the choice of destination and venue for your next Global Conference can vary greatly. Finding the perfect destination and venue can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be. We have put together our top tips to consider when planning your next global conference and picking the perfect destination and venue.
Dublin is a small city in comparison with many of its other European counterparts but is listed as one of the Top 20 cities worldwide for hosting conferences. With the combination of excellent air access, fantastic conference venues and a world renowned hospitality culture, Dublin is the ideal conference destination.
The ninth annual Event Industry Awards took place on Friday, July 14th, at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin. venuesworld.com™ were nominated in 2 categories:
Best Conference – One Zero: The Sports & Tech Conference 2016
Best Event Team
The night was attended by hundreds of industry professionals and offered an opportunity for the industry to come together to network and celebrate the achievements with their peers.
venuesworld.com are delighted to welcome Account Executive, Angela Lindstrom, to the Sales team. Angela has several years experience in the hospitality industry and joins us from Radisson Blu Hotel where she worked in the Meeting & Events department.
The Streets of Verona I recently spent the weekend in the home of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Verona, found in the north of Italy, is without a doubt one of the most romantic getaway cities in Europe. Each day the stunning third century …
To celebrate the Easter festivities, we have compiled some of our favourite chocolate producing destinations in Europe, which are also known for their stunning conference facilities and exhibitions spaces. Coincidence – or proof that chocolate and luxury are always interlinked!