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Great Places for a Company Retreat

Small companies tend to be fairly close and generally work well together. However, even the best workers need a break from work, and if you want them to be extra motivated, you can organize a company retreat in some truly amazing place.

If you are unsure about where to go, here are some great ideas, as well as a bit of what you can expect when you visit.

Cancun, Mexico

The greatest advantage of Mexico is its climate as well as the turquoise ocean and white sandy beaches. The weather is typically fairly warm in Mexico, so regardless of the time of the year you visit, a summer vacation feel will await you.

Cancun is one of the most traveled to destinations, with numerous resorts which offer all the luxuries of five-star hotels for much cheaper prices than in the USA. Although Cancun is the arguably the most famous resort in Mexico, it is by no means the only option. If you want to discover the small magical towns of Mexico, consult this article to learn more Just keep in mind that you are in a different country, with a different language, currency, and customs.

Miami, Florida

Speaking of warm and sunny places with plenty of sun, sand and the ocean, Miami in Florida is one of the most traveled destinations in the USA. Apart from the beaches and surfing, Miami also offers a variety of spas as well as numerous healthy food restaurants.

You can expect plenty of sea related activities, including surfing, swimming, and scuba diving. Apart from that, Miami is close to the Everglades national park. Alligator sighting and other activities related to the national park are also an option for the more adventurous ones.

Napa Valley, California

This wine region of the USA has gathered renown not only in the country but also worldwide. If you wish to visit this region, you should visit in the late summer or early fall, when the grapes are harvested and there are various festivals.

What you can expect from this region is clear – great wine and suitably great cuisine. Bear in mind, however, that this region is fairly expensive. A trip here can cost you a pretty penny.

Scottsdale, Arizona

Another warm retreat, this time in the deserts of Arizona. Despite the harshness of the word desert, the city is actually quite green and offers a variety of activities for small and medium companies, particularly the outdoors activities.

If you like golfing, Scottsdale is an ideal place for you, as it boasts a number of courses. However, being surrounded by so much natural diversity, hikes and rides are the major draw to the area. Right outside the town, there is a forest and a national park, while little ways north, there can be found the Sonoran desert.

Halibut Cove, Alaska

For something truly different, try Alaska’s Halibut Cove. This relatively small town boasts beautiful views of Alaskan wild beauty. Located in the southern parts of the Alaska, you can expect to be spared the worst of the wilderness and elements, but still be able to fully experience the true meaning of wild beauty.

Main activities offered in Alaska include hiking, fishing, and various sightseeing tours. Even though it feels remote, Anchorage is just 200 miles away and is accessible by roads, water or air transport.

Corporate resorts are returning to corporate America, after seeing a steep decline during the financial crisis. If you do not have this tradition in your company, perhaps it is time you started it to show your employees how much you appreciate them.