MIAMI -- Miami World Travel offers specialized travel arrangements
and commissionable packages to the Miss Universe Pageant, scheduled
for mid-May in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The pageant, which marks its 50th anniversary this year, was
last held in Puerto Rico in 1972.
More than 14 countries bid to host this year's event, which is
expected to attract more than 80 delegates.
Ray Rodriguez, director of sales for Miami World Travel, said
his firm has blocked space at 10 hotels in and around San Juan for
Packages are land-only or land and air, featuring discounted air
fares, such as TWA fares, according to Rodriguez.
Optional extras include car rentals, sightseeing tours and
pageant admission tickets.
Sample packages follow:Wyndham Old San Juan Hotel & Casino, three nights, land
only, $457 per room, double.Normandie Hotel, seven nights, land only, $768 per room,
double.Hyatt Regency Cerromar Beach, three nights, land only, $466 per
A roster of packages and booking information can be viewed at www.world-navigator.com.
Rodriguez said that the Web site links directly to the Puerto
Rico Tourism Co. and to the Miss Universe organization.
For more details, call (800) 638-8080.