Florida Governor Charlie Crist has given the Florida hotel industry a green incentive. Since Jan. 1, hotels have had to have Florida Green Lodging certification in order to be considered host sites for government-sponsored meetings. Currently, 54 Florida hotels have earned the “Green Lodging” designation from the Department of Environmental Protection; 207 hotels have applied […]
Travelsintaste.com offers luxury restaurant information for cities in the U.S. The site includes video tours of restaurant kitchens and cooking demonstrations, as well as “up-to-the-minute news about fabulous destinations.” A restaurant in each city is highlighted and changes frequently. Users can map destinations, make reservations, check local weather and email restaurant information. Useful for planners […]
Price tags are a top concern for meeting planners, but according to the Knowland Group, only 6 percent of the planners they surveyed list it as their most important criteria for site selection.