Ravaged by climate change, Australia’s iconic Great Barrier Reef is facing the worst crisis in its history. Without drastic action, we risk losing one of the most valuable ecosystems on our planet
Since the 2008 financial crisis, Iceland has emerged as a tourism powerhouse that is captivating visitors with its breathtaking landscapes. However, the country’s tourism explosion will not be sustainable unless it is effectively managed
The Greek debt crisis has caused immense suffering across the country, but against all odds Athens has risen from the ashes as a cultural hub of global proportions
One of the most decadent truffle celebrations in the world, the Napa Truffle Festival prides itself on combining world-class cuisine with cutting-edge truffle science. With four days of seminars, exquisite meals, wild mushroom foraging and even dog training demonstrations, the festival is pricey but undoubtedly worth the money for serious truffle enthusiasts.
Tickets: from $60
For the third year running the city of Milano will be opening its gates to food and wine lovers from across the world. Giving its guests the chance to experience the ‘real Italy’, the festival offers several food experience tents, over 1,400sq m of wine tasting stands and food displays, as well as presentations by internationally renowned pastry chefs.
Tickets: from €27.50
The city’s annual food festival sees the world’s greatest culinary minds gathering in Melbourne for more than a fortnight, giving gourmands from across the globe the chance to experience new foods in some of Victoria’s most breath-taking locations: from rooftop bars to the Festival Kitchen, guests can easily lose themselves in this flurry of beauty, fesitivity and flavour.
Tickets: free – $150
Choosing a venue for your next high-profile event can be a difficult process. Business Destinations lends a helping hand by exploring some of the world’s most exciting destinations for meetings and conferences.
Business Destinations travels to St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, in the heart of London’s King’s Cross, to witness the architecture and decadent displays that have made it a world-class facility
While some countries and cities are unlikely to ever fall off of the travel industry’s radar, other lesser-known locations are gradually beginning to take centre stage. Business Destinations takes a look at the 10 top destinations that we think travellers should consider visiting on their next business trip.
Thousands of Millennials take a backpacking pilgrimage to Australia every year, a trend that is greatly benefiting the country’s agricultural industry
Lloyd Figgins is a leading international risk expert who has survived some of the most dangerous situations the world has to offer. With a wealth of real-life experience, Figgins has now dedicated himself to making travel safer for all
The internet has resulted in increased demand for travel services, but desired luxury and sophistication cannot simply be booked online
Now celebrating its fifth year of operation, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers is continuing to set a high standard for hospitality in Abu Dhabi
Meliá Hotels International’s recent expansion in Latin America is the first step on a road to phenomenal future growth, writes María Umbert
It can be a thorny issue for some governments, but dual citizenship remains the best way for modern humans to embrace being citizens of the world
The Austria Centre Vienna opens up unique formats for conferences and creates ideal spaces for exchanging ideas, writes Nicole Krebs
Offering a seamless combination of modernity and heritage, the Swiss Zermatt provides the perfect setting for travellers to truly relax
Offering a spectacular programme of outdoor activities amid stunning natural sites, the Icelandic capital is ideally suited for corporate events – and with a location between Europe and North America, it’s closer than many people think
Following the shock Brexit result, PropertyGuides.com compares the cost of living in the UK with that of a number of popular European destinations
Issues of fair trade continue to plague global relations, with many key players now applying antidumping duties on foreign imports in order to level the playing field
By rejecting key financial fundamentals, Venezuela’s economy has descended into chaos. The country is now struggling with the highest rate of inflation in the world
Nader A Shukralla, CEO of Information Systems Associates, explains how ISA’s latest technology improves efficiency, customer care, and profitability, for travel businesses
In Hong Kong lies the world’s only fully integrated hotel and university, which provides a unique space for learning, innovation and luxury accommodation
World champion skydiver Cheryl Stearns has travelled across the globe to complete more jumps than any other woman in history. Her adventures have allowed her to experience the world from an entirely different perspective
Record visitation numbers are not enough to save the US National Park Service from a multibillion-dollar funding crisis
Can a rollercoaster ride close a deal or ignite a spark of creativity among colleagues? A new trend for hosting business events at theme parks seems to suggest so
As one of the few states in the US to have legalised recreational marijuana, Colorado has an opportunity to place itself at the forefront of the legal cannabis tourism industry
As travel becomes cheaper and more accessible, the world’s tourist sites are becoming increasingly overcrowded. An innovative technological solution could be set to change the face of tourism