Travel Weeklys Mexico E-letter: April 19, 2006

TRAVEL IMPRESSIONS expanded its Mexico product line for 2006, adding 23 hotels throughout the country. The expanded product line is detailed in a new brochure thats available through a new online ordering system. Travel agents can log on to and click on the Order Brochures icon. The new hotels are in Cancun, the Riviera Maya, Guanajuato, San Miguel, Ixtapa, Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo, Mazatlan, Merida, Puerto Vallarta and Nuevo Vallarta. For information, visit the Web site or call (800) 284-0044.

IN A PUSH TO BOOST BUSINESS, a number of resorts in Cozumel have begun offering day passes to cruise ship passengers and other visitors, starting at around $40 per pass. The passes, which must be purchased at the participating hotel, enable visitors to use the hotels facilities, including its beach and pool, fitness center and childrens program, for one price. Several of the participating all-inclusive resorts also include meals and beverages plus tax with the day passes. Among the resorts participating in the program are El Cid La Ceiba Beach, Hotel Cozumel, Melia Cozumel All-Inclusive Golf & Beach and Park Royal Cozumel. Visit Cozumels Web site at

IN A NOD TO SINGLE PARENTS or those who are traveling solo with their kids, the all-inclusive Dreams Resorts & Spas and Sunscape Resorts & Spas in Mexico (and the Dominican Republic) are waiving the single supplement fee from May 1 to June 30. In addition, one child 11 and younger can stay for free in the parents room. The promotion represents a savings of approximately $150 a night, based on one adult traveling with two children, the resorts said. In Mexico, the promotion is available at the Dreams Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa, Dreams Los Cabos Suites Golf Resort & Spa, Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa and Sunscape Puerto Aventuras Riviera Maya. For information or reservations, call Dreams Resorts at (866) 2-DREAMS or visit, or call Sunscape Resorts at (866) SUNSCAPE or visit

THE UPSCALE ONE&ONLY PALMILLA RESORT in Los Cabos is promoting several summer packages. The Summertime Breaks promotion offers a 30% discount to guests who stay a minimum of three nights in any room category. The package includes continental breakfast and two rounds of golf. For guests who book seven nights, the Escape to Baja package offers the last two nights free plus a childrens amenity and use of the KidsOnly program for children 11 and younger. Packages must be booked by May 30 for stays between July 1 and Oct. 15. For information or reservations, call the reservations center at (866) 829-2977, the resort directly at (888) 691-8081 or visit

RESPONDING TO DEMAND, Aeromexico will launch a second flight from Chicago to Mexico City on May 2 to supplement its existing daily nonstop from the Windy City to the Mexican capitol. The new nonstop will operate six days a week, Thursdays through Tuesdays, from Chicago to Mexico City. On the return, the new flight will operate six days a week, Wednesdays through Mondays, from Mexico City to Chicago. For flight information or reservations, call (800) 237-6639 or visit

Mexico E-Letter Editor:

Jorge Sidron

Phone: (973) 898-0011

[email protected]

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