Passionate about integrating the Tucson area’s flavors with his own heritage and style, chef Danny Perez focuses on fresh and simple in his kitchens.
Reflections on 30 years in the DMC business and how Colorado’s meeting and event finesse has transformed.
Vail Valley Partnership President and CEO discusses work/life balance and the meetings and events outlook for his thriving area.
Living in the mountains, it’s not too uncommon to see snowcapped peaks when you wake up in the morning in fall. Footage of ski areas receiving snow has ramped up, and in my home state of Colorado, Arapahoe Basin opened on Oct. 21. Personally, I hope to get a few more hikes and tennis matches in before snapping on skis again, but I’m always ready when there is enough of the white stuff.
It may just involve two planks, a gondola or sleigh ride to get there.
Located less than 10 minutes from the shops and restaurants in Bend and 20 minutes from skiing and activities at Mount Bachelor Ski Resort, Tetherow Resort has completed several improvements including 21 vacation rental homes, adventure cabins, a swimming pool and a year-round event pavilion. The 3,100-square-foot event pavilion with golf course and mountain views has retractable floor-to-ceiling glass doors and a variety of room sizes, including a separate boardroom and executive meeting space, holding groups of up to 350.
Nestled among the foothills of Arizona’s Santa Catalina Mountains in Tucson, The Westin La Paloma is celebrating its 30th anniversary with several new options of interest to groups. A serenity garden was created in partnership with the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and has informative signs to educate guests about their cacti and succulent-infused surroundings.
Under direction of the Utah Office of Tourism, a team of volunteer geocachers have thoughtfully placed geocaches in locations of exceptional scenic, historic and cultural interest throughout the state. Groups and individuals can download an app from geocaching.com that highlights all of the stashes.
Put Some Pep in Your Step
Lake Arrowhead Resort in Spa in the San Bernardino Mountains in California, just announced a corporate meeting retreat package that gives meeting attendees the opportunity to take wellness-focused breaks.
“Re-energize Your Meeting” features breaks that include fishing, chair massages, spa treatments, health snacks and more. The package is available only until Dec. 31, 2016, so book soon!