partnered with the Sheraton Cancun Resort &
Towers to offer the third night free for stays through
Dec. 23. In addition, children age 15 and younger stay free.
Three-night, land-only packages start at $144 per person,
Prices include roundtrip airport transfers, accommodations, all
hotel taxes and surcharges, and on-site assistance from Pleasant's
customer service representatives.
Pleasant also is offering its ValuPak this fall, along with
two-for-one deals to all customers who book Cancun travel packages
through Dec. 22. The ValuPak, with up to $120 in savings, has
discounts on excursions to Chichen Itza and Isla Mujeres, among
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Pleasant also teamed up with Mexico's Melia Puerto
Vallarta and Melia Cabo Real Beach & Golf
Resort to offer guests packages and complimentary room
upgrades through Dec. 25. Reservations must be made by Nov. 16 to
Five-night, land-only packages start at $376 per person, double,
at the Melia Puerto Vallarta, and $533 at the Melia Cabo Real Beach
& Golf Resort. Prices include roundtrip airport transfers, all
hotel taxes and surcharges.To book a Pleasant package, call (800)
448-3333 or visit www.pleasantagent.com.
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Funjet Vacations said it will offer nonstop
charter service from Columbus, Ohio, to Cancun. Seven-night
packages departing Rickenbacker Airport will be offered seasonally
from Feb. 8 to Aug. 8.
Packages will start at $859.99 per person, double, including air
Travel agents can access Funjet Vacations through VAX
VacationAccess or by calling (800) 558-3050.
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US Airways launched nonstop service between
Charlotte, N.C., and Mexico City. The service is operated aboard
120-seat Airbus A319 aircraft.
Flights depart Charlotte at 10:20 a.m., arriving in Mexico City
at 1:25 p.m. Return flights depart Mexico City at 2:25 p.m.,
arriving in Charlotte at 6:52 p.m.
Mexico City is US Airways' 15th destination in the Caribbean and
Latin America served nonstop from Charlotte, following the addition
of three new destinations in the last year.
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Runaway teamed with several properties in
Los Cabos to offer discounted rates and free
nights for the 2004 winter season.
The promotion is based on four-night packages available from
Jan. 5 to April 10. Rates include roundtrip air fare.
The following prices are per person, double, based on departures
from Los Angeles:
• Hotel Hacienda Beach, starting at $541 for a garden-patio room
with a fourth night free.
• Villa del Palmar, starting at $487 for a junior suite and a
fourth night free.
• Melia Los Cabos, starting at $612 for a junior suite and a fourth
• Sheraton Hacienda Del Mar, starting at $628 for a deluxe
gardenview room and a fourth night free (if booked by Nov. 30).
• Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach, starting at $649 for a junior suite,
including a fourth night free, a 10% dining discount and use of the
For information or reservations, call (800) 622-0723.
To contact reporter Jorge Sidron, send e-mail to [email protected].