We are thrilled to announce that 3 new Hosts Global Members will be curating breath-taking events in Colorado, Portugal and Turks & Caicos.
Welcome Operation Altitude, Portugal Travel Team and Glamour DMC! These destination specialists will give your guests the thrill of adventure, a fill of culture and the chill of relaxation. From the outdoor mecca of Colorado, the culture and cuisine of Portugal to the tranquility of Turks & Caicos turquoise blue waters, there is something for everyone in these new and memorable destinations.
With 300 days of sunshine and an average of 190 inches of snowfall annually, Colorado has an outdoor culture like none other in every season! With miles of pristine hiking and biking trails, rivers for rafting and fly-fishing, world-class ski slopes, multiple national parks to explore, and even hot springs and sand dunes, this state has a year-round spectrum of outdoor adventures in virtually every terrain it offers. In the mountain cities like Breckenridge, Vail and Aspen, all four seasons are packed with the best of the outdoors, indoors and everything in between.
But if you focus on the allure of the landscapes alone, you’ll certainly miss the whole picture. Denver — The Mile High City — is where urban sophistication meets outdoor adventure. Denver is an outdoor city known for its art, culture, food, music and sports in the Rocky Mountain region. With its love of fresh air, fresh food and fresh thinking, it’s not hard to see why Boulder earned the title the Happiest City in the U.S. by National Geographic. In Colorado Springs you can enjoy stunning natural scenery, endless blue skies and exciting choices for outdoor adventure. See where Olympic dreams are born and discover all that Colorado’s second-largest city has to offer.
And if you think Colorado is done there, wait until you discover its vibrant arts and theatres communities, multiple professional sports teams, as well as it’s inspired culinary and craft-brewing scene that are thriving all over the state. Let the local experts, Host Global member Operation Altitude, create your winter-spring-summer-fall wonderland event.
Portugal is an Atlantic Ocean dream with fairy tale castles, stunning beaches and Azulejo-decorated cities where Fado music lulls, world-class Douro wines soothe and the freshest seafood is never too far away. The otherworldly beaches of Algarve will beckon your group for some R&R, hilly treks through Lisbon reward with medieval architecture, tantalising nightlife and sun-kissed ocean views and charming Porto boasts a rapidly growing tech hub amongst the colorful 18th century townhouses, outdoor bars and Port wine sellers that line the Ribeira.
With its mild climate, 3,000 hours of sunshine per year and miles of splendid beaches bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, Portugal is the perfect event destination all year round. Portugal provides the perfect blend of leisure activities and a unique cultural heritage, where tradition and modernity blend together in perfect harmony. Its superb cuisine, fine wines and hospitable people make this destination a paradise of the highest quality. Let the local experts, Hosts Global Member Portugal Travel Team, show your guests just how enchanting Portugal can be.
Turks & Caicos have long been revered as a luxurious, and opulent destination, debuting serene solitude and unspoiled nature. Sparkling, crystalline, turquoise waters and white sand beaches are trademarks to the over forty islands and cays that make up the Turks & Caicos Islands. Considered the world’s best kept secret, each island and cay in the archipelago is a destination on to its own.
Experiences on the islands are bountiful. Whether it’s a round of golf or an island fish fry, indulging in rejuvenating spa treatments, or sampling the culinary delights, snorkeling at Smith’s Reef or swimming with dolphins, there is no shortage of ways to relax and unwind. The islands also attract avid divers eager to experience one of the world’s greatest wall diving meccas. Your guests will delight in the old-world allure of the island and its friendly people.
Hosts Global Member, and local expert, Glamour DMC invites guests to enjoy the pristine and inviting beaches, experience the luxurious accommodations, indulge in the world-class spas, taste the delectable dining in paradise and revel in the culture and local traditions.
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