RESORTS IN THE RIVIERA MAYA
are promoting packages
for clients who like a little adventure with their vacations. The
Ikal del Mar Hotel, for example, is offering a package for scuba
divers that also includes an opportunity to skydive. The resort's
seven-night "Ultimate Adrenaline Rush" program includes
accommodations in a villa with a private pool, two open water
dives, two underground cave dives, one "swimming with dolphins"
excursion and one sky dive with a local operator. The package costs
from $4,859 per person, double, through April 30, and $4,409 from
May 1 to Dec. 20. For information about this and other adventure
packages, call (011) 52-984-85-92170, e-mail [email protected]
or visit www.rivieramaya.com
SPEAKING OF THE RIVIERA MAYA AND ADVENTURE,
clients who log on to www.rivieramaya.com can enter an "Adventure Vacation
Contest" for a chance to win a five-night vacation for two at the
Alhambra Hotel (www.alhambra-hotel.net) in Playa del Carmen. The trip
includes an ATV Explorer (www.atvexplorer.com) jungle tour, scuba diving
for two people with Dive Mike (www.divemike.com), and a "Mayan encounter" with
Alltournative (www.alltournative.com). Two roundtrip airline tickets
are also included. The deadline to enter is March 31, and a winner
will be notified via E-mail by April 23.
US AIRWAYS VACATIONS extended its Companion
Flies Free promotion from Boston to Cancun (and other Caribbean
destinations). Bookings can be made through Feb. 24 for travel
through March 31. Packages include roundtrip air fare on US
Airways, hotel accommodations, roundtrip airport transfers and
hotel taxes and service charges. In Cancun, three nights at the Riu
Caribe start at $761 per person, double, for the first traveler and
$408 for a companion. For information or reservations, call (800)
455-0123 or visit www.vaxvacationaccess.com.
AEROMEXICO VACATIONS is offering up to $200 in
savings per reservation for air and hotel vacations booked between
March 1 and 31 for travel between March 5 and Sept. 30. This offer
includes travel to and from all Aeromexico U.S. gateways and
destination cities, as well as all Aeromexico Vacations hotels.
Promotional code "March" must be used at time of booking in order
to receive the savings. Under the promotion, $75 will be discounted
for reservations between $800 and $1,500; $100 for reservations
between $1,501 and $2,000; $150 for reservations between $2,001 and
$2,500; and $200 for reservations from $2,501 and up. For
reservations and prices, call Aeromexico Vacations at (800)
245-8585 or visit www.vaxvacationaccess.com.
PLEASANT HOLIDAYS is promoting discounted rates
at the Royal Villas Resort in Mazatlan through Dec. 19. Four-night,
land-only packages start at $256 per person, double, including
daily breakfast and a $50 beverage credit per room. Prices include
roundtrip airport transfers and hotel taxes and surcharges. For
information and reservations, call (800) 448-3333 or visit www.PleasantAgent.com.
AFTER TESTING THE SERVICE on flights from
Dallas, Milwaukee and Salt Lake City, Funjet Vacations is
introducing LSG Sky Chefs' In-Flight Cafe on some of the operator's
charter flights with Ryan International and Midwest. With the LSG
service, passengers can buy meals during flights. The service
enables passengers to purchase sandwiches and snacks, including
potato chips, crackers, cookies, raisins and applesauce. Box meals
sell for $5.