Travel: Mexico & Central America

Golf Courses in Los Cabos on the Rebound from Hurricane Odile

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 October 2014 01:17 Monday, 06 October 2014 16:54

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Cabo’s World-Class Line-up Of Courses Sustained Only Minor Storm Damage

LOS CABOS, Mexico — Despite the impact of Hurricane Odile, a Category 3 storm that make landfall in Los Cabos on September 14, 2014, the destination’s golf courses sustained only minor damage and are bouncing back quickly.

Directors of golf at Cabo’s leading facilities report that cleanup and restoration efforts are well underway.

With only minor erosion, cactus loss and sand intrusion caused by the storm, golf courses in Los Cabos, which partake of the region’s unique mountain-desert-ocean ecosystem, are expected to reopen in excellent condition starting October 1st through mid-December.

Two high-profile newcomers, Quivira Golf Club (designed by Jack Nicklaus) and Diamante’s El Cardonal (Tiger Woods’ first completed 18-hole course), are slated to open October 9th and mid-December, respectively.

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Palace Foundation Partners with Lorena Ochoa Foundation to Launch Philanthropic Golf Tournament

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 20:47 Tuesday, 01 April 2014 20:15

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MIAMI, Florida — Palace Resorts announced the launch of a golf tournament set to take place at the brand’s signature property, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort, in Cancun, May 29-31, 2014. The tournament is the result of an alliance between the brand’s philanthropic organization, the Palace Foundation, and the Lorena Ochoa Foundation, a charity overseen by world renowned Mexican golfer, Lorena Ochoa.

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Viva Mexico

Last Updated on Sunday, 10 November 2013 19:06 Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:03

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I was looking for a world class golf destination that featured sun, sand and interesting and entertaining off course activities. Mexico came across my radar and I thought, why not!
 
My husband, son and I boarded a direct flight into Cancun, Mexico. The more I travel the more I appreciate and book trips that have non-stop flights.
 
I have to be honest...I was a little nervous that Cancun was going to be a 20-something party town focused on famed bars such as Coco Bongo and few families. Was I ever pleasantly surprised.

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Pristine Bay Resort’s Black Pearl Golf Course Opens for Public Play

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 January 2011 16:41 Tuesday, 18 January 2011 16:15

altPerry and Pete Dye Masterpiece Showcases Tropical Beauty of Roatan Island, Honduras

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Iberostar Playa Paraiso...Your Winter Playground on Mexico’s Riviera Maya

Last Updated on Friday, 28 November 2008 07:52 Friday, 28 November 2008 06:48

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P.B. Dye's Sublime Layout - image courtesy Iberostar Playa Paraiso
In the world of the all-inclusive vacations, the name Iberostar is at the top of the list.

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