Are Business Cruises Tax Deductible? Facts for Planners

by mmckeon
    Business Cruises tax deductibility - Silver Muse

    Smart meeting planners like you already know that cruise ships are unique, cost-effective venues for their meetings & incentives. But with tax deadlines upon us, you might be wondering “Are Business Cruises Tax Deductible?” Yes… in limited situations. Here’s what you need to know: Cruise Meeting Tax Deductibility Corporations have been missing the boat when […]

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    Galapagos Expedition Incentive Adventure – 6 Nights!

    by mmckeon
      Galapagos Expedition 6 nights Lindblad -National Geographic

      Looking for a shorter Galapagos Expedition without sacrificing any amazing destination experiences? Pack a ton of adventure into one action-filled week aboard the 48-guest National Geographic Islander. You’ll be assured of the full Lindblad-National Geographic Galápagos experience, but in less time. This small vessel is designed to bring you in to intimate, up-close contact with […]

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      Incentive Wellness Retreat to Motivate & Rejuvenate [Video]

      by mmckeon
        Baja-Group

        Looking for a quick incentive wellness retreat to rejuvenate your participants? Take a break from the ordinary with a Wellness Baja getaway!  Lindblad Expeditions has partnered with leading wellness lifestyle brand exhale to create a 4-night/5-day Wildness + Wellness Retreats aboard the new 100-passenger expedition ship National Geographic Venture in Mexico’s shimmering Sea of Cortez.  These […]

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        15 Cool Things Your Attendees Can Do on Symphony of the Seas [Video]

        by mmckeon

          The world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean’s 5,400-passenger Symphony of the Seas, is packed with wows for every generation. With thrilling adventures, 7 neighborhoods, 20 delicious dining options and jaw-dropping entertainment, it’s the ultimate venue for your meeting, conference or incentive travel program! Here are 15 cool things your attendees can do onboard Symphony of the Seas […]

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          How do you cut a ship in two? [video]

          by mmckeon

            How do you cut a ship in two? According to Landry & Kling CEO Joyce Landry, very, very carefully!  Joyce flew to Palermo, Sicily last week to join members of the international media and representatives of Silversea and the Fincatieri Shipyard to witness the grand spectacle of Silver Spirit’s “stretching” transformation. Day 1: After a […]

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            Incentive Cruise Package With Value-Added Perks

            by mmckeon
              Holland America ship at Half Moon Cay - Incentive cruise packages

              Holland America Line is offering value-added meeting and incentive cruise packages designed to elevate your next  event at sea to a new level of awesomeness.  Whether you want to reward a sales division for reaching its target, motivate your dealer distribution network, or add excitement to an annual meeting, Holland America Line’s Incentive Cruise packages […]

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              Corporate Group Cruise Special from Royal Caribbean

              by mmckeon

                Here’s a corporate group cruise value offer you can’t refuse: Royal Caribbean’s Super Bonus Amenity Program for meeting & incentive groups.  The Corporate Amenities Program provides a selection of complimentary amenities, based on points, to enhance your company’s cruise event. Now you can book your meeting or incentive trip on one of Royal Caribbean’s breathtaking […]

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                Cruise Ship Security: What Meeting Planners Need to Know

                by Joyce Landry
                  Oceania ship in Portofino Italy

                  These days, safety and security are top of mind when planning a meeting or incentive trip. At a recent industry conference for meeting and event professionals, leaders from all travel sectors discussed security issues; I was invited to speak on behalf of the cruise industry. Here are important facts and an infographic that demonstrate the extraordinary measures […]

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