Destinations

Mongolia is slowly going online, yet tourists are still choosing to unplug in the world’s most sparsely populated country

Mongolia’s digital detox

Mongolia is slowly going online, yet tourists are still choosing to unplug in the world’s most sparsely populated country

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

Dual citizenship is a matter of global openness, not divided loyalty

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

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.

10 Top Conference Destinations

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.

An all-electric motorsport series has done what Formula 1 couldn't and brought open-wheel racing to the heart of the world’s major cities

Formula E’s power play

An all-electric motorsport series has done what Formula 1 couldn’t and brought open-wheel racing to the heart of the world’s major cities

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

Why Iceland’s natural energy makes it an ideal conference location

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

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Record visitation numbers are not enough to save the US National Park Service from a multibillion-dollar funding crisis

Solving the US National Park Service’s funding crisis

Record visitation numbers are not enough to save the US National Park Service from a multibillion-dollar funding crisis

In the face of the global oil price collapse, Saudi Arabia is finally beginning to explore opportunities in its neglected tourism industry

Saudi Arabia embraces a life beyond oil

In the face of the global oil price collapse, Saudi Arabia is finally beginning to explore opportunities in its neglected tourism industry

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

Colorado is yet to fully embrace its cannabis tourism industry

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

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Macau has grown to become one of the leading gambling destinations in the world. However, China’s anti-corruption drive has led to a steep revenue decline

Macau’s corruption battle

Macau has grown to become one of the leading gambling destinations in the world. However, China’s anti-corruption drive has led to a steep revenue decline

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‘What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas’ may be the world-famous tagline for Sin City, but Nevada’s most popular destination is now evolving into something more than a mere gambling hub

The rebranding of Las Vegas

‘What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas’ may be the world-famous tagline for Sin City, but Nevada’s most popular destination is now evolving into something more than a mere gambling hub

Located off the coast of South Korea, Jeju boasts a combination of natural splendour and exemplary meeting facilities that makes it an ideal setting for any event

Jeju CVB is working to boost Jeju’s profile as a MICE destination

Located off the coast of South Korea, Jeju boasts a combination of natural splendour and exemplary meeting facilities that makes it an ideal setting for any event

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Geographically isolated but brimming with opportunity, the Faroe Islands have much to offer to adventurous business travellers

Business travellers are exploring their adventurous side in the Faroe Islands

Geographically isolated but brimming with opportunity, the Faroe Islands have much to offer to adventurous business travellers

Brimming with colonial history and stunning natural sites, Puerto Rico’s MICE sector is riding wave after wave of success

Puerto Rico’s tourism industry continues to expand

Brimming with colonial history and stunning natural sites, Puerto Rico’s MICE sector is riding wave after wave of success

While Boston is one of the oldest cities in the US, it’s anything but behind the times. The city boasts adaptable transport links and buzzing technology centres

The historical city of Boston is the first choice for modern meetings

While Boston is one of the oldest cities in the US, it’s anything but behind the times. The city boasts adaptable transport links and buzzing technology centres

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The Spanish capital is seeing a surge in interest from business and leisure travellers alike, as more people are drawn to its collection of exemplary hotels, restaurants and cultural attractions

Madrid successfully combines business with pleasure

The Spanish capital is seeing a surge in interest from business and leisure travellers alike, as more people are drawn to its collection of exemplary hotels, restaurants and cultural attractions

The stunning mountain town of Kitzbühel is not just somewhere to visit for winter sports; its many MICE venues host corporate events and outdoor activities 365 
days a year

The Austrian Alps are one of this summer’s must-visit destinations

The stunning mountain town of Kitzbühel is not just somewhere to visit for winter sports; its many MICE venues host corporate events and outdoor activities 365
days a year

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The OverseasGuidesCompany.com looks at where UK buyers are looking for holiday homes

Summer sees huge numbers of UK buyers searching for homes abroad

The OverseasGuidesCompany.com looks at where UK buyers are looking for holiday homes

Whereas Westerners once travelled to communist nations in order to witness the creation of a promising new regime, there is now a growing market for those wishing to see the ruins of the same, failed world

The tourist appeal of communism

Whereas Westerners once travelled to communist nations in order to witness the creation of a promising new regime, there is now a growing market for those wishing to see the ruins of the same, failed world

The summer’s nuclear weapons deal will see Iran and its unrivalled cultural heritage being gradually reintegrated into the international fold. Now, at long last, tourists have started to return to the country

The rebirth of Iranian tourism

The summer’s nuclear weapons deal will see Iran and its unrivalled cultural heritage being gradually reintegrated into the international fold. Now, at long last, tourists have started to return to the country

Once recognised only as a summertime destination, Spain is now unexpectedly making a name for itself as a hub for winter tourism, thanks to a relatively unknown ski resort in the Pyrenees

Skiers head to Spain

Once recognised only as a summertime destination, Spain is now unexpectedly making a name for itself as a hub for winter tourism, thanks to a relatively unknown ski resort in the Pyrenees

With the 2016 Olympics approaching, Brazil is making another attempt to entice international visitors through event tourism

Brazil scores extra points in event tourism

With the 2016 Olympics approaching, Brazil is making another attempt to entice international visitors through event tourism

Many people are seeking a better way of life abroad, and Singapore has been ranked as the best country in the world to move to

Why everyone’s moving to Singapore

Many people are seeking a better way of life abroad, and Singapore has been ranked as the best country in the world to move to

Though it was once seen as the retail gateway into the African continent, South Africa has failed to live up to that reputation

South Africa has a lot of potential, but not enough growth

Though it was once seen as the retail gateway into the African continent, South Africa has failed to live up to that reputation

As one of Europe’s friendliest capital cities, Madrid has a great deal to offer business and leisure travellers alike

Madrid: a top destination for business meetings

As one of Europe’s friendliest capital cities, Madrid has a great deal to offer business and leisure travellers alike

Jeju, the largest island on the Korean peninsula and an area of magnificent natural beauty, is gaining worldwide recognition as a leading MICE destination, writes Sean Shin

Jeju becomes a leading MICE destination

Jeju, the largest island on the Korean peninsula and an area of magnificent natural beauty, is gaining worldwide recognition as a leading MICE destination, writes Sean Shin

Florida has a reputation with British expats, thanks to its sunshine, common language and the world-class leisure facilities. Elaine Ferguson, Head of the Resource Centre at OverseasGuidesCompany.com, looks closer at what it is about Florida’s property market that appeals to British expats

Why is everyone moving to Florida?

Florida has a reputation with British expats, thanks to its sunshine, common language and the world-class leisure facilities. Elaine Ferguson, Head of the Resource Centre at OverseasGuidesCompany.com, looks closer at what it is about Florida’s property market that appeals to British expats

One of Europe’s most central, peaceful and beautiful countries, the Czech Republic is climbing the ranks as a preferred destination for business meetings and events

Czech Republic opens itself to business meetings and conventions

One of Europe’s most central, peaceful and beautiful countries, the Czech Republic is climbing the ranks as a preferred destination for business meetings and events

Demand for overseas property has increased since 2014, but fluctuating exchange rates, as well as economic and political uncertainty in Europe, have taken their toll. The OverseasGuidesCompany.com looks at the most popular countries with UK buyers and how they are faring in 2015

How are overseas property markets fairing?

Demand for overseas property has increased since 2014, but fluctuating exchange rates, as well as economic and political uncertainty in Europe, have taken their toll. The OverseasGuidesCompany.com looks at the most popular countries with UK buyers and how they are faring in 2015

Madrid has reinvented business meetings by purposefully merging its booming corporate sector with a rich and exciting cultural background

Madrid: booming with life and business

Madrid has reinvented business meetings by purposefully merging its booming corporate sector with a rich and exciting cultural background

Toronto’s distinct business focus and entrepreneurial flair have raised the city’s profile as a haven for corporate travel. While the rapid gentrification is causing a headache for some long-time residents, the city’s growing skyline brings with it a wealth of opportunities

Toronto collects record numbers of visitors

Toronto’s distinct business focus and entrepreneurial flair have raised the city’s profile as a haven for corporate travel. While the rapid gentrification is causing a headache for some long-time residents, the city’s growing skyline brings with it a wealth of opportunities

Global sea levels are set to rise by more than one metre by the turn of the century, putting many cities at risk of going the same way as Atlantis. Aaran Fronda takes a look at the cities that are at the top of nature’s hit list, and what measures they are taking to protect themselves

Six cities fight against rising sea levels

Global sea levels are set to rise by more than one metre by the turn of the century, putting many cities at risk of going the same way as Atlantis. Aaran Fronda takes a look at the cities that are at the top of nature’s hit list, and what measures they are taking to protect themselves

As religious tourism to Mecca grows by the year, the holy city continues to expand and modernise. But as fragments of its ancient heritage start to disappear, Elizabeth Matsangou asks what the cost might be

Mecca’s millions

As religious tourism to Mecca grows by the year, the holy city continues to expand and modernise. But as fragments of its ancient heritage start to disappear, Elizabeth Matsangou asks what the cost might be

Every year, OverseasGuidesCompany.com (OGC), publishes a detailed look at the comparative cost of living across Europe – and further afield

Where is it cheapest to live in Europe?

Every year, OverseasGuidesCompany.com (OGC), publishes a detailed look at the comparative cost of living across Europe – and further afield

Not content with merely stealing the US’ crown as the world’s largest economy, China has set its sights on topping the business travel market as well

China revs up economic ambitions – at the cost of its people

Not content with merely stealing the US’ crown as the world’s largest economy, China has set its sights on topping the business travel market as well

By deliberately combining the worlds of business and leisure, Madrid has proven that successful conventions don’t have to be conventional

Madrid: the perfect meeting point

By deliberately combining the worlds of business and leisure, Madrid has proven that successful conventions don’t have to be conventional