Just south of Atlanta, Macon offers first class venues, including the 120,000 sq ft Macon Centreplex, and 5,000 sleeping rooms to fit any budget.  Macon has five distinct meeting clusters that are particularly suited for hosting reunions, training, and corporate meetings in vibrant areas of the city.  Host memorable offsite functions in historic homes, interactive…

 
 

We asked our staff, “What items or experiences do you splurge on when you travel?” Find out what travel items are worth blowing the budget over with their responses.   “In our most recent travels, our family has been splurging on nicer rooms at better hotels. Since we have young kids, we like getting a…

 
Eliza Myers

Eclipse Chasing

Posted by Eliza Myers in Travel Thoughts on August 25, 2017

 
 

One year ago, when my husband first mentioned we needed to watch the upcoming eclipse in the path of totality, I just nodded. I had no idea what that meant. I had seen a couple of eclipses before, so I was prepared for a neat experience and hadn’t given it much thought beyond that. Because…

 
 

We asked our staff, “What items or experiences do you splurge on when you travel?” See what our staff dips into their wallets for with their responses below. In our most recent travels, our family has been splurging on nicer rooms at better hotels. Since we have young kids, we like getting a suite that…

 
Mac Lacy

The Travel Itch

Posted by Mac Lacy in Travel Thoughts on August 04, 2017

 
 

It’s summertime, and I should be going somewhere. Three years ago, I was headed to China with Wendy Wu Tours. To this day, I have never seen an evening skyline to match Shanghai’s from the Bund District. Two years ago, I cruised the Danube between Prague and Budapest with Mayflower Tours. Is there anything more…

 
 

The Myrtle Beach Area of South Carolina is known for our wide sandy beaches and even wider variety of options to keep groups entertained. Create the perfect tour that offers something for everyone. Take advantage of more than 100 championship golf courses, 7 live entertainment theaters, thrilling amusement parks, beautiful sculpture gardens and an assortment of…

 
 

Milwaukee is a city that knows how to have a good time! A vibrant urban destination on the shore of Lake Michigan, the city’s combination of cherished tradition and modern attitude makes it a can’t-miss destination every group will love. The original Brew City is still a hub for beer and brewing, boasting a combination…

 
Brian Jewell

We Need to Talk

Posted by Brian Jewell in Travel Thoughts on July 06, 2017

 
 

Travel planners, we need to talk. And it’s going to be a tough conversation. I love travel and the impact it makes on people’s lives. I love the tourism industry and the people like you that make it run. I’m your biggest cheerleader. And because I care about you, I’m going to tell you some…

 
 

When you visit Myrtle Beach, it’s easy to pack a schedule full of shopping, shows, attractions and other fun. But if you’re like me, you should make some time for one of my favorite activities in the area — a leisurely seafood lunch in a beachside restaurant. No matter where I go, I always look…

 
 
 

Group leaders with crazy schedules can head for Nashville one month, the French Riviera the next and Kenya the month after that. Those in charge of other travelers not only have to deal with packing their own bag, but field questions from travelers, confirm travel plans and deal with other last-minute issues. So many calls…