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Mexican Pacific Ocean region hit by 6.1. Earthquake

The earthquake had been only lightly felt. The Civil Protection agency has confirmed monitoring of the situation will continue. Hit was Jalisco is a western Mexican state fringing the Pacific Ocean. The state is known for mariachi music and tequila, both of which reportedly originated here. The capital, Guadalajara, is peppered with colonial plazas and landmarks like the neoclassical Teatro […]

South America

Jamaica Centre of Tourism Innovation makes successful start

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says, the Jamaica Centre of Tourism Innovation (JCTI) has made a promising start with 12 hotels and over 150 individuals participating in its pilot of two important certification programs. In a review of the pilot last Friday, it was revealed that the population of persons to be certified was quite impressive. 91 candidates completed […]

South America

Volaris Costa Rica inaugurate America new route

Volaris Costa Rica, the ultra-low-cost Volaris subsidiary, operating in Central America, Mexico and the United States, inaugurated its new route, departing from San Jose, Costa Rica to Los Angeles, California, via El Salvador. This is the first of several routes that will connect the Central American market with some of the main destinations in the United States. Also, next Saturday, […]

South America

United Airlines May Introduce Domestic Premium Economy

United Airlines expects to add a basic economy fare to Europe and Latin America later this year, and may, at some point, introduce a domestic premium economy product, along with its previously announced international one, executives said Tuesday at an investor conference in New York. The basic economy news is not a major surprise, as American Airlines and Delta Air Lines, […]

South America

A Luxury Collection Resort To Open In June

The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts today announced the brand’s first hotel in Baja California Sur with the opening of Solaz, a Luxury Collection Resort, Los Cabos in June 2018. Operated by Quinta del Golfo de Cortez (QGC), Solaz Resort is a beachfront oasis featuring a 128-room luxury hotel and 21 extravagant residences. Nestled on a coveted 34 acres overlooking the Sea of […]

South America

W Hotels opens first W Panama

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, has announced the opening of W Panama, the first W in Central America. Located in one of the most cosmopolitan capitals in the region, Panama City, the new hotel towers above the heart of the business district within the ultra-modern, 50-floor Evolution Tower on Calle 50. The bold and vibrant design of W […]