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Long before the contemporary Carnival parties that are a common occurence across the western world, the aristocrats of Europe held lavish balls. Moden balls and events can rarely compare to the lush balls organised in castles and palaces in the olden days. For those longing for some royal splendour, our friends in Culture.pl prepared a list with some of Poland’s most breathtaking ballrooms.
Autumn or Fall is a wonderful time to travel in Italy. Tourist crowds are thinning, prices and temperatures are dropping and some of the best products of the season hits the markets. For an Event Planner Autumn can be the perfect time to visit Italy for a variety of reasons including excellent rates, good flight access and beautiful weather.
Inspired by Fifa World Cup, the venuesworld.com team have put together a list of amazing football stadiums for your next event. Football Stadiums are incredible venues where many go to enjoy the sport, but in between games these venues are used to host numerous conferences and events. The spacious arena setting creates an unusual and unique meeting spaces that will wow your guests and create an unforgettable experience.
With Easter approaching we are all getting ready for this holiday, including preparing to take part in various traditions, whether it is a religious tradition or with family and friends. In a small Greek Island, in the Cyclades, their traditions create a truly unforgettable experience. The Greek Island of Syros, in the heart of the Aegean Sea, hosts a quite unique annual event. Our team in venuesgreece.com have put together an overview of these unique and interesting festivities.
According to The Travel Industry Dictionary, a site inspection can be defined as “a visit to a hotel property or other establishment for the purpose of evaluation”. Your inspection check-list with depend greatly on the facilities and standards required for your upcoming event, so it is ideal to have a clear idea what is needed before your site visit.
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 venuesireland.com 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.
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.
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 venuespoland.com have put together a list of their favourite conference venues in Warsaw.
While famous for its history and culture, Greece also has modern infrastructure and some amazing conference and event venues. venuesworld.com 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.
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 venuesworld.com 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.
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.
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. venuesworld.com has put together our top 5 reasons why you should choose Thailand for your next conference or event.
venuesworld.com 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 venuesworld.com after in the 5* Fitzwilliam Hotel in Belfast and the Antrim Enterprise Agency.
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.