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Cozumel to tour 12 major US cities

Beginning Feb. 28, 2005, Cozumel will be touring 12 major U.S. cities as part of the Mexico Travel Marketplace, a travelling tradeshow focused on providing industry professionals with the latest news about travel to Mexico. One of two featured destinations, Cozumel will be highlighted at the event and will be hosting a 30-minute presentation and seminar about the island in each city visited.The seminar will further educate travel agents about Cozumel, showcase why tourism to the island continues to grow, and provide the necessary tools and information agents need to sell the destination.

Participants will learn more about the island’s popularity as a dive, family and golf destination, its ability to offer a wide range of accommodations, and reputation as a perfect tropical wedding and honeymoon venue.

Travel agents will receive a comprehensive Cozumel sales kit with a sales manual and booklet containing details about the hotels and attractions available throughout the destination.

“We place great value in the relationships we have with our travel agents and are proud to be a part of the Mexico Travel Marketplace,” said Javier Aranda, executive director of the Cozumel Tourist Association.

“Our presentation on Cozumel will serve as a valuable update on the destination and give agents the opportunity to learn more about what Cozumel has to offer their clients.”


Admission to the Cozumel seminar is included in the $10 registration fee to the Mexico Travel Marketplace. The one-day event will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in each city.  For more information about the Mexico Travel Marketplace or to register, travel agents visit