SM+i’s Ellie MacPherson Earns SITE’s New CITP Designation

SM+i’s Ellie MacPherson Earns SITE’s New CITP Designation

MacPherson is among the first recipients for the Certified Incentive Travel Professional (CITP) designation Strategic Meetings + Incentives Senior Vice President, Ellie MacPherson, is one of the first recipients around the world to be awarded with the new CITP...
Puerto Vallarta; More Than Old Town

Puerto Vallarta; More Than Old Town

Filed by: Barb Crawford. Puerto Vallarta is so much more than just a quaint, colonial town that rose to fame as a world-class resort in the 1950’s. Still a vibrant town with its own merits, the infrastructures of the coastal areas from Jalisco up to Nayarit province...
LIVING THE LUX LIFE ABOARD THE CRYSTAL ESPRIT YACHT

LIVING THE LUX LIFE ABOARD THE CRYSTAL ESPRIT YACHT

Filed by: Ellie MacPherson. A chance to experience how the 10% live. Step aboard the Crystal Esprit! Catering to just 62 guests, this extraordinary yacht boasts casually elegant suites, each with butler service, stunning social spaces, and Michelin star-inspired...
The Crystal Mozart – Queen of the Danube

The Crystal Mozart – Queen of the Danube

Filed by: Ellie MacPherson. The crème de la crème of river ships. Stunning, glamorous design, butler service in every suite, farm to table cuisine and all-inclusive luxury. What’s not to like? As the largest in width of any river ship, the Crystal Mozart is naturally...
A Midtown State of Mind – Andaz on 5th, NYC

A Midtown State of Mind – Andaz on 5th, NYC

Filed by: Ellie MacPherson. Think mellow – a little bit zen, definitely edgy and positively happening in “the bar downstairs”. This terrific hotel in The Bryant Park neighbourhood began life as one of the city’s great department stores, Rogers Peet &...
London Calling!

London Calling!

Filed by: Karen Weegar. London is one of the world’s most exciting and ever-changing capital cities. Its rich history is juxtaposed with cutting-edge modern advances in the arts, culture and architecture – there is always something new to explore! London offers a...

Vision Travel Foundation Supports Caribbean Hurricane Relief

The charitable arm of Vision Travel Solutions, the parent company of SM+i, supports the Canadian Red Cross with a $25,000.00 donation   As recovery efforts continue in the Caribbean following the devastation caused by hurricanes, Vision Travel Foundation, the...
Berlin’s Unique Venues!

Berlin’s Unique Venues!

Filed by: Diane Alexander. Berlin is the vibrant, pulsing heart of Europe with a dynamic population, cultural diversity, extensive night life and has become a “magnet” for artists, expats and people of all ages and backgrounds.  It is a city full of contrast with...
Ireland: Adare Manor

Ireland: Adare Manor

New Beginnings: Adare Manor reopens after 21-month “transformation”   Filed by: Karen Bradford.   After a closure of nearly 2 years while undergoing a multi-million dollar restoration, conservation and renovation project, Adare Manor has recently opened its doors to...
Unique Luxury in Miami Beach

Unique Luxury in Miami Beach

Filed by: Ellie MacPherson. The Faena Miami Beach   Photo source: http://www.faena.com/miami-beach/ Far more than simply a hotel, the Faena Miami Beach is part of a cultural neighbourhood.  First though, the hotel – an art deco masterpiece steeped in old world...