The Caribbean/Mexicohotel development pipeline is made up of 167 hotels totaling 28,140 rooms, according to the July 2014 STR Construction Pipeline Report. This is a 21.8 percent increase in rooms under contract, compared to the same time last year, and a 23.2 percent increase in rooms under construction. Among the Chain Scale segments, the Luxury segment […]

The St. Regis Mexico City is offering guests the opportunity to partake in a completely personalized dining experience with their newly launchedTasting Traditions. Executive Chef Guy Santoro is setting himself a challenge by collaborating with guests in curating an entirely customized menu. He will draw inspiration from guests own favorite dishes, whether an old family recipe of a […]

This fall, The Capella Pedregal Resort in Cabo San Lucas will introduce their own private Capellalabeled wines. The “Unique Collection,” Capella Pedregal’s Private Reserve, has been curated by the resort’s wine director, Eduardo Contreras Pérez, and his sommelier team. During the creation process, the team travelled the country’s wine regions speaking to wineries and tasting various wines. One of the Capella […]

Recovery efforts are well under way in Los Cabos as the destination presses toward normalcy in the wake of Hurricane Odile. According to the Mexico Tourism Board, telephone and Internet service has been fully restored in Cabo San Lucas, and electricity is on schedule to be more than 90 percent restored by the end of next week. The Los […]

As questions about Mexico‘s safety for tourists continue to circulate, Puerto Vallarta has hired a security assessment by the College Station Texas Police Department to determine the safety of the destination. The study was conducted in July 2014. Overall, the researches found that Puerto Vallarta provides its visitors, locals and expat populations a safe setting where people feel […]

Karisma Hotels & Resorts has opened the Gourmet Beachfront Tower at its newest property, Generations Riviera Maya by Karisma. Featuring four beachfront restaurants and lounges, the Eko Kids Club and a Sky Terrace, the Gourmet Beachfront Tower was completed this week in anticipation of its first Sky Wedding, being held on the rooftop overlooking the sea. Though the Sky […]

Delta Air Lines will begin to service Mazatlan International Airport with daily, non-stop flights from Los Angeles International Airport beginning on December 20. Delta Air Lines will become the first major airline to provide year-round flights to Mazatlan from Los Angeles, increasing air capacity by 15 percent. Los Angeles is an increasingly important market for Mazatlán, serving as a major […]

Cancun is expanding its marketing reach in the U.S. but incorporating key nearby destinations to include when targeting American travelers. The Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau has redesigned its marketing campaign to include Puerto Morelos, Isla Mujeres, Isla Holbox and Isla Contoy. The addition of these smaller destinations opens up the scope of Cancun to include eco-adventures and more […]

The most recent Destination Weddings Study from shows that Mexico was the destination of choice for nearly one in four couples, second only to the Caribbean, among those who opted for a wedding outside the continental United States. And, generally speaking, most destination weddings couples choose to honeymoon where they have their nuptials. While hotels may not necessarily […]