Travel Weekly's Mexico E-Letter: April 30, 2003

THE CANCUN CVB unveiled a new Web site -- -- which promises more content to help agents and visitors plan their next trip to the Mexican-Caribbean destination. The bureau said the site contains more information on everything -- from restaurants and hotels to spas and sightseeing options. Among other new features, the site has been customized to allow visitors easy access to information in 10 categories: Events, Romance, Sports, Adventure, Culture, Shop, Family, Relax, Fun and Business.

US AIRWAYS VACATIONS is offering $100 off on air-inclusive packages of five nights or longer at Westin Resorts in Mexico, the Caribbean and the U.S. In Mexico, clients will receive $100 off per reservation at the Westin Regina Resort Cancun. To qualify for the discount, vacations must be booked via the GDSs or VAX Vacation Access by May 19 for travel through July 31. Packages include roundtrip air fare on US Airways, hotel accommodations, roundtrip airport transfers and taxes.

IN AN EFFORT to attract families, Funjet Vacations is marketing a Summer Sale that offers children 12 and younger free accommodations, meals and activities, plus reduced roundtrip air fare. Vacations include air, hotel accommodations, airport transfers, hotel taxes and 24-hour traveler assistance from a Funjet representative. In Mexico, prices start at $649.99 for adults and from $149.99 (air fare) for children for seven nights at the Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta (Puerto Vallarta) from St. Louis; $749.99 for adults and $310.99 (air fare) for children for seven nights at the all-inclusive Occidental Nuevo Vallarta from Detroit. In Cozumel, prices start at $799.99 for adults and $149.99 (air fare) for children for seven nights at the all-inclusive El Cozumeleno Beach Resort from St. Louis. Prices are per person, double, and include air fare on American Trans Air, Ryan International Airlines or TransMeridian Airlines. For information or reservations, call (800) 558-3050, book via the major GDSs or via VAX Vacation Access.

CORRECTION: Spell-check didn't catch the missing letter in Kerzner International's name in an item in Travel Weekly's April 23 Mexico E-Letter. We're sorry for the inconvenience.

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