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

St Pancras Renaissance Hotel: continental convenience and London luxury | Video

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 the world’s wealthiest countries are supposed to be forerunners in the push to reduce energy consumption, it is in fact smaller Nordic nations that are far ahead of the pack

Iceland’s shining light: Reykjavik becomes a beacon for green energy

While the world’s wealthiest countries are supposed to be forerunners in the push to reduce energy consumption, it is in fact smaller Nordic nations that are far ahead of the pack

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China is the success story of the global travel and tourism industry, though an influx of visitors has brought with it a number of fresh challenges

China’s travel and tourism industry needs work. Fast

China is the success story of the global travel and tourism industry, though an influx of visitors has brought with it a number of fresh challenges

Yas Island Rotana specialises in offering the very best of Arabic hospitality to visiting business travellers

Yas Island Rotana: Abu Dhabi’s ultimate business hotel

Yas Island Rotana specialises in offering the very best of Arabic hospitality to visiting business travellers

Duty Free Iceland, a shop window for everything Icelandic, is the winner of the 2014 Business Destinations Travel Award for Best Airport Tax Free Shopping Service Provider, Europe

Duty Free Iceland delights travellers with rich variety of products

Duty Free Iceland, a shop window for everything Icelandic, is the winner of the 2014 Business Destinations Travel Award for Best Airport Tax Free Shopping Service Provider, Europe

Rwanda is becoming an increasingly popular destination for international conference and event organisers

Remarkable Rwanda positions itself as east Africa’s leading MICE destination

Rwanda is becoming an increasingly popular destination for international conference and event organisers

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Over a year on from her mammoth three-year, 10,000-mile walking expedition, Business Destinations speaks to National Geographic’s 2014 Explorer of the Year Sarah Marquis about some of her travelling highlights

Lust for travel: explorer Sarah Marquis tells us about her adventures

Over a year on from her mammoth three-year, 10,000-mile walking expedition, Business Destinations speaks to National Geographic’s 2014 Explorer of the Year Sarah Marquis about some of her travelling highlights

Paracelsus Recovery in Zurich, Switzerland, is committed to delivering the world’s highest quality addiction treatment, one client at a time

Paracelsus Recovery: addition treatment for the wealthy

Paracelsus Recovery in Zurich, Switzerland, is committed to delivering the world’s highest quality addiction treatment, one client at a time

The politics of climate change have begun to usher in a renaissance for sustainable architecture – and the products of the movement are challenging social conventions at every turn

The lure of sustainable architecture

The politics of climate change have begun to usher in a renaissance for sustainable architecture – and the products of the movement are challenging social conventions at every turn

For years, analysts have predicted that technology would replace the need for business travel. But, contrary to expectations, the two are growing together

Technology advances business travel

For years, analysts have predicted that technology would replace the need for business travel. But, contrary to expectations, the two are growing together

In 2011 Christchurch was flattened by the most destructive earthquake New Zealand has ever seen. But as the Christchurch Rebuild project gets underway, the city is shaping up to become better than ever before

Christchurch bites back after devastating 2011 earthquake

In 2011 Christchurch was flattened by the most destructive earthquake New Zealand has ever seen. But as the Christchurch Rebuild project gets underway, the city is shaping up to become better than ever before

The latest Quarterly Index from OverseasGuidesCompany.com has shown that interest in buying overseas property in 2014 has grown since 2013, although there is evidence of growth levelling off during the third quarter

Overseas property market begins to plateau after growth in 2014

The latest Quarterly Index from OverseasGuidesCompany.com has shown that interest in buying overseas property in 2014 has grown since 2013, although there is evidence of growth levelling off during the third quarter

A growing number of western retailers are extending their presence to India. What’s becoming increasingly clear, however, is that the real opportunity lies in digital

Retail success in India boils down to digital, not physical, presence

A growing number of western retailers are extending their presence to India. What’s becoming increasingly clear, however, is that the real opportunity lies in digital

Underwater hotels are tipped by some to be the next big thing, but many of the world’s most ambitious submarine plans mysteriously sink away before actually materialising

Underwater hotels are a dying breed

Underwater hotels are tipped by some to be the next big thing, but many of the world’s most ambitious submarine plans mysteriously sink away before actually materialising

Portugal remains a top European destination with buyers from across the globe for numerous reasons – the great infrastructure, friendly people, a reasonably low cost of living and arguably the finest climate across Europe

Top 5 tips for buying property in Portugal

Portugal remains a top European destination with buyers from across the globe for numerous reasons – the great infrastructure, friendly people, a reasonably low cost of living and arguably the finest climate across Europe

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Israel’s cultural capital has made a name for itself as a thriving ‘start-up nation’ on the world stage

Tel Aviv: one of the world’s best entrepreneurial destinations

Israel’s cultural capital has made a name for itself as a thriving ‘start-up nation’ on the world stage

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Stunning mountains, snow-capped cities, frosty alpine trees; winter makes everything that bit more magical.

Walking in a winter wonderland: the best winter breaks

Stunning mountains, snow-capped cities, frosty alpine trees; winter makes everything that bit more magical.

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Bangalore’s constant congestion is costing its IT and BPO industries billions

Solving Bangalore’s problem of perpetual traffic gridlock

Bangalore’s constant congestion is costing its IT and BPO industries billions

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Your estate agent will be one of the most important ingredients when you are buying property abroad, particularly once you have arrived in your new country of choice on a viewing trip

Top 10 tips for getting the most out of foreign estate agents

Your estate agent will be one of the most important ingredients when you are buying property abroad, particularly once you have arrived in your new country of choice on a viewing trip

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Silicon Valley has been king of the start-up world for decades, but not for lack of competition. Lizzie Meager counts down ten of its rivals

10 of the hottest start-up locations

Silicon Valley has been king of the start-up world for decades, but not for lack of competition. Lizzie Meager counts down ten of its rivals

Europe offers some of the most stunning and intriguing places in the world – Laura French takes a look at five of the best cities on the continent for weekend getaways

Top 5 city breaks in Europe

Europe offers some of the most stunning and intriguing places in the world – Laura French takes a look at five of the best cities on the continent for weekend getaways

There’s an ever-expanding library of apps out there, just waiting to make travel easier. We bring you the best of the bunch

10 best mobile apps for business travellers

There’s an ever-expanding library of apps out there, just waiting to make travel easier. We bring you the best of the bunch

Data roaming doesn't have to ground global business travel, writes Vodafone Global Enterprise CEO, Jan Geldmacher

Data roaming charges must get out of the way of international business

Data roaming doesn’t have to ground global business travel, writes Vodafone Global Enterprise CEO, Jan Geldmacher

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Montenegro has long struggled to organise its ailing economy, but thanks to a skyrocketing tourism industry with dynamic healthcare options, the tide may finally be turning in its favour

Montenegro’s tourism industry turns a corner

Montenegro has long struggled to organise its ailing economy, but thanks to a skyrocketing tourism industry with dynamic healthcare options, the tide may finally be turning in its favour

Younger C-suites and technological advances have put the power of booking in the hands of the traveller

Technological advancements give power back to travellers

Younger C-suites and technological advances have put the power of booking in the hands of the traveller

Although the competition is over, the positive World Cup atmosphere lives on across Brazil

The best places to visit in Brazil

Although the competition is over, the positive World Cup atmosphere lives on across Brazil

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Alpine resorts are famed for their ski seasons, but plentiful summer activities make property here a solid investment

Ski spots still top in summer

Alpine resorts are famed for their ski seasons, but plentiful summer activities make property here a solid investment

Having recently hosted the Winter Olympics, Sochi is becoming a prime destination for MICE travel. Its central location and diverse facilities are making this unconventional location an outright winner

Sochi becomes a MICE hotspot

Having recently hosted the Winter Olympics, Sochi is becoming a prime destination for MICE travel. Its central location and diverse facilities are making this unconventional location an outright winner

Since Recep Erdogan won the country’s first direct presidential election in August, confidence in Turkish economic growth has increased

Time to invest in a Turkish nest

Since Recep Erdogan won the country’s first direct presidential election in August, confidence in Turkish economic growth has increased

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With direct flights to many intriguing European destinations and all the continent’s key transport hubs, Montenegro Airlines can take you where you want to be

Montenegro Airlines offers passengers world-class efficiency

With direct flights to many intriguing European destinations and all the continent’s key transport hubs, Montenegro Airlines can take you where you want to be

Les Mariannes Wellness Sanctuary, situated in an idyllic Mauritian village, is the perfect place to rejuvenate both mind and body, and recover from the stresses of a hectic, modern life

Peace of mind assured at Les Mariannes Wellness Sanctuary

Les Mariannes Wellness Sanctuary, situated in an idyllic Mauritian village, is the perfect place to rejuvenate both mind and body, and recover from the stresses of a hectic, modern life

What started over 50 years ago with careful experimentation and high hopes is now available to patients all over the world – dental implant treatment has reached new heights

Simpladent: world-class dental implant treatment in Montenegro

What started over 50 years ago with careful experimentation and high hopes is now available to patients all over the world – dental implant treatment has reached new heights

Hotel of choice for international sports stars, The Torch Doha gives every guest a true taste of Qatari luxury

Experience the wonders of Qatar with The Torch Doha

Hotel of choice for international sports stars, The Torch Doha gives every guest a true taste of Qatari luxury

Hotel Spiwak Chipichape Cali provides innovation and development in a country of investment opportunities and tourism, finds Karen González

Hotel Spiwak Chipichape Cali: a perfect base for investors in Colombia

Hotel Spiwak Chipichape Cali provides innovation and development in a country of investment opportunities and tourism, finds Karen González

A lesser-known natural gem, the Faroe Islands is beautiful, accessible and full of exciting and quirky options for meetings and incentives packages

Faroe Islands set the scene for any event

A lesser-known natural gem, the Faroe Islands is beautiful, accessible and full of exciting and quirky options for meetings and incentives packages

Stuttgart is an important industrial centre in Germany, and a well-established tourist destination. It’s no surprise then, that Stuttgart Airport is becoming one of the most modern, well-equipped transportation hubs in Europe

Stuttgart Airport City: revolutionising travel in Europe

Stuttgart is an important industrial centre in Germany, and a well-established tourist destination. It’s no surprise then, that Stuttgart Airport is becoming one of the most modern, well-equipped transportation hubs in Europe

Lively, luscious and full of cultural curiosities, Madrid is the perfect location for a charming meeting or inspiring convention

Madrid’s cutting-edge facilities make it the perfect conference destination

Lively, luscious and full of cultural curiosities, Madrid is the perfect location for a charming meeting or inspiring convention

A sharp and unexpected increase in the number of business class bookings has led some to speculate about the re-emergence of business class-only airlines

Business class-only planes could soon hit the market

A sharp and unexpected increase in the number of business class bookings has led some to speculate about the re-emergence of business class-only airlines

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In the heart of Europe, Montenegro is the ideal location for medical tourism, and Optimal Day Hospital is the perfect place for expert eye treatment

Eye specialist Optimal benefits from Montenegro’s medical tourism boom

In the heart of Europe, Montenegro is the ideal location for medical tourism, and Optimal Day Hospital is the perfect place for expert eye treatment

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Gone are the days when the winged hammer and sickle meant old planes, poor food and grumpy stewardesses. Today’s Aeroflot stands up against any global airline, with its excellent safety, modernity and service

Savvy travellers turn to Aeroflot for a smooth transit

Gone are the days when the winged hammer and sickle meant old planes, poor food and grumpy stewardesses. Today’s Aeroflot stands up against any global airline, with its excellent safety, modernity and service

Poker is enjoying a surge in popularity, and those in the corporate world are beginning to realise the valuable business lessons contained within

Poker fast becomes corporate event of choice

Poker is enjoying a surge in popularity, and those in the corporate world are beginning to realise the valuable business lessons contained within