MIAMI, FL (May 9, 2014) — Palace Resorts – the company that sets the standard in five-star, all-inclusive resort accommodations – celebrated the official launch of 39th Annual Tianguis Turistico Mexico at the brand’s signature property, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort. President Enrique Peña Nieto presided over the inaugural event’s festivities, along with other government officials and dignitaries on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 – at the property’s recently completed multimillion-dollar convention center, Moon Palace Arena.
Tianguis Turistico Mexico is recognized as the most powerful promotional platform of Mexico’s tourism industry, where buyers and sellers will meet from May 6th until the 9th. This particular year the organizers report that all previous records of number of buyers and representatives from international countries will be broken. One thousand and five hundred buyers from 60 countries will have the opportunity to experience a deep immersion in the wide array of attractive destinations that Mexico offers.
As keynote speaker, President Enrique Peña Nieto discussed Mexico’s growing tourism industry with attending VIPs, government officials, influential media and industry leaders. Following the opening ceremony, Palace Resorts’ executives, including the brand’s President, Jose Chapur and Executive Vice President Gibran Chapur, joined conference attendees during a ribbon-cutting event.
“Palace Resorts is committed to being a catalyst for Mexico’s growing tourism industry, and we are honored to welcome President Enrique Peña Nieto. We have been preparing for this event for many months and look forward to the opportunity to provide a unique forum for this essential conference,” said Gibran Chapur, Executive Vice President of Palace Resorts. “As the largest resort in Cancun, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort is the ideal launching pad for Tianguis Turistico Mexico, and we believe our new state-of-the-art Arena will truly impress our esteemed guests.”
Recently unveiling a 100 million dollar renovation and earning an AAA Four Diamond Award, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort expanded its meetings and events capabilities with the addition of the convention center, Moon Palace Arena, where the opening ceremony will take place on May 6 at 10 a.m. Conveniently located, Moon Palace is just ten minutes away from the Cancun International Airport and boasts among the largest, most flexible and technologically sophisticated conference facilities in Mexico. Fully equipped with smart technology, the latest audiovisual equipment and conveniently located rigging points throughout, Moon Palace Arena offers the ability to bring any event to life by combining meeting space with pre-function areas and outdoor sections for a total of 140,000 square feet of space capable of hosting up to 10,000 guests at one time. Comprised of meeting and exhibition space that blend form and function, the new venue comes complete with up to eight versatile meeting rooms (approximately 11,000 square feet each) for a total of over 88,000 square feet of multi-functional meeting space; truly a centerpiece for hosting grand events like Tianguis Turistico.
Located on Cancun’s tranquil south shore, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort is nestled between 123 acres of tropical foliage and secluded white sand beach. The property offers guests more than 2,400 waterside and garden view accommodations or golf villa suites. Multiple pools are complemented by two children’s pools, one Golf Club pool, six whirlpool tubs and four swim-up bars. Additional on-site adventures range from a water sports marina for sporting activities to a fully equipped fitness center and private Kids Club. Recognized as Cancun’s premiere entertainment resort destination, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort has hosted world-renowned artists such as Shakira, Enrique Iglesias, Usher, Cirque Dreams Rocks, The Beach Boys, and Ricky Martin.
Palace Resorts’ all-inclusive accommodations start at $172 per person, per night, based on double occupancy. To reserve your Palace Resorts stay, please visit www.PalaceDifference.com, call (866) 424-4623 or contact your preferred travel professional.
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About Palace Resorts
With seven oceanfront resorts overlooking the sparkling turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, Palace Resorts sets the highest standards for five-star all-inclusive vacations in Cancun, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres and Riviera Maya, Mexico. Offering luxurious and spacious accommodations accentuated by signature in-room whirlpools, nightly entertainment, the Caribbean’s most extravagant spas and premier Jack Nicklaus signature golf courses; Palace Resorts offers a truly exceptional experience for travelers. The unparalleled level of service and comfort found at each property makes Palace Resorts a leading provider of world-class resort vacations.
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