Happy (Almost) New Year!!!!
We’re finishing up the year 2012 with a sneak peek at the best destinations for travel in 2013. Whether you’re traveling by yourself or with a meeting group, you’ll love these lists of up-and-coming hot spots in the U.S. and around the globe!
First up, courtesy of Lonely Planet, we have the the Top 10 U.S. destinations for 2013. (Some of them may surprise you!)
- Louisville, Kentucky
- Fairbanks, Alaska
- San Juan, Washington
- Philadelphia Pennsylvania
- American Samoa
- Eastern Sierra, California
- Northern Maine
- Twin Cities, Minnesota
- Verde Valley, Arizona
- Glacier National Park, Montana
For those looking to venture outside of the U.S. border, Smart Meetings has compiled a great list of international meeting destinations. These spots are equipped to support a wide variety of groups and have been dubbed “meeting-friendly.”
Finally, we have a round-up of the top meeting and incentive hotels in the United States from Meetings Net!
- The Langham, Chicago
- Omni Nashville Hotel
- Quad Resort & Casino, Las Vegas
- El Encanto, Santa Barbara, California
- The Godfrey Hotel, Chicago
- Manhattan Park Hyatt
- Salamander Resort & Spa, Middleburg, Va.
- Andaz Maui at Wailea
- Ace Hotel, Los Angeles
- Delano Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
Have you been to any of these cities? Do you agree with the rankings? We’d love to hear your feedback!