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The Streets of Verona, Italy – A Trip for the Senses

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 …

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Chocolate Tourism in Europe – Happy Easter from

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!

International Women's Day Coffee Morning / Dress for Success celebrating International Women’s Day with DFS

“Our success as a global entity would not have been possible without our teams of incredible women and men. It is vital to our economy and our society to work towards gender parity in all industries, and to raise awareness for those that are falling behind, and missing out as a result.”™

AlliedPRA Chris Nolan John Burke Team forms Strategic Global Partnership with AlliedPRA a global player in the MICE sector have announced its new strategic partnership with AlliedPRA, Inc. a leading global DMC based in San Diego, USA. “This partnership exploits the synergy between the two companies to the benefit of our clients, and we look forward to a long and successful run.” Christina Nolan

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Top European Conference Destinations 2016 – Industry Specialist Recommendations

John F Burke, Director at shares his recommended European Conference Destinations of choice for 2016. With local expert teams in 30 countries, John is the first to know about external influences, and the hidden gems that often crop up due to changes in air access and new venue renovations.

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Welcome Peter Williams – Delegate and Registrations Services

We are delighted to welcome our newest recruit Peter Williams. The Delegate and Registrations Services Department at™ offers state-of-the-art online and offline delegate management systems designed to record, communicate, confirm and receipt all aspects of your event.

Discount Conference Hotel Copenhagen

Attention all event planners seeking luxury conference venues in Denmark throughout Q1 2016: are offering a 10% discount on all new conference hotel reservations in the modern Bella Sky Hotel in Copenhagen. This stunning venue boasts over 45 event rooms …

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Dublin Conference Venue – Winter Offer

Attention all event planners: FREE 4* & 5* meeting room hire in Dublin. Based on a Dublin Conference minimum of 200 bed nights guaranteed, complimentary plenary session hire and a 10% discount on accommodation rates, subject to availability. Get in touch today so not to miss this fantastic opportunity! For all short lead events, this could be the solution for your upcoming winter event!

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World Vegan Month – Business travelling on a vegan diet

Whether you are choosing to commit to the vegan lifestyle for health or ethical reasons, or if you are curious to learn how to go about incorporating vegan meals gradually into your diet, Azra is here to answer a few of our questions, and share her experience and advice on how to business travel on a vegan diet.

Haunted Hotels for Hallows Eve

With Halloween just around the corner, it only seems appropriate to learn more about the most infamous haunted hotels around the world! Why not treat your delegates to something a little different at your next conference event!? Although you might need to plan for some unexpected extra guests on the night!!!

Malta Fam Trip 2015 - hotels malta

Malta Hotel Reviews and Ratings by 10 Events Professionals put together an active venue site visit itinerary, specifically designed to demonstrate the events facilities and services available to events professionals throughout Malta. A rich and diverse group of events professionals were selected to experience Malta conference venues and activities as …

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Welcome to the team Jian Li – Company Accountant

We are very happy to announce that Jian Li has joined the growing team in the Dublin headquarters as the new Company Accountant at With over 7 years experience in the Financial Sector, and accounting qualifications from DBS, ACCA, AITI and CTA certified, Jian is the perfect woman for the job.

Welcome Back Louise Ryan – Event Director are delighted to welcome back an old friend and colleague, Louise Ryan. Louise is no stranger to our operations team, with a rich event operations history going back as far as 2010! Last month Louise has re-joined the team in the capacity of Event Director

Malta Conference Venues

Malta Conference Venues Fam Trip put together a venue packed familiarisation trip for event professionals in September 2015. A rich and diverse group of events professionals were selected to experience Malta conference venues and activities as a sample experience for their upcoming conferences, meetings and corporate events.

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Luggage Allowance and Restrictions – A Guide to Airline Regulations

Airlines can vary in their hand luggage allowances, both in dimensions and weight. The average weight for hand luggage tends to be around 10kg, and measurements are often around 55 x 40 x 25cm in diameter for Economy Class, with more weight allowance in Business Class. Here is a break down of hand luggage allowances by airline as of July 2015.

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Tetris Packing – Clothes Folding Hacks for more space and less creasing

We travel a lot to perform site inspections and set-up conferences, so our hand luggage packing and clothes folding hacks have become rituals we can do with our eyes closed! Here are a few packing tips from seasoned business travellers. Clothes Folding …

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