20/11/2013Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences Kicks Off Christmas in Cancun with the Second Annual Sunset Boat Parade

– The Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to announce the Second Annual Sunset Boat Parade, which will be held December 1. Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences, with resort properties in Cancun, is hosting the festivities. The parade has started to become a local tradition in Cancun to help celebrate the start of the Christmas season.

The parade will feature ornately decorated boats and yachts, leaving from the Sunset Admiral Yacht Club & Marina, traveling through Laguna Nichupté and arriving at Malecón Tajamar for viewing by locals and visitors alike. The parade trajectory will end at the Sunset Admiral Yacht Club and Marina, where the evening will continue with live music, delicious foods and dancing.

A contest will be held to select the top three best decorated boats. The Isla Shopping Village in Cancun’s Hotel Zone will also be hosting festivities to celebrate the Sunset Boat Parade. Other local companies supporting the event this year include Bubba Gump Restaurant, Margaritaville Restaurant, Outback Restaurant, Dolphin Discovery and many more.

“We are excited to create a new tradition and unforgettable holiday experience for our members, guests, local residents and international visitors,” said Annie Arroyo, Sunset World’s Corporate Director of Brand & Public Relations.

Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences offers all inclusive plans, a VIP Travel Club, its own marina, yacht club, equestrian center, rental car operations, wellness spas, golf privileges and travel services. Sunset World operates its Sunset Royal Beach Resort, Sunset Marina Resort & Yacht Club, Ocean Spa Hotel and Laguna Suites, Golf + Spa resorts in Cancun. For more information, go to www.sunsetworld.

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Cancun’s shoreline completed a $71 million dollar makeover in 2010 that featured 1.3 billion gallons of sand to renovate the Hotel Zone’s seashore. The most popular tourism destination in Mexico and Latin America has also added to its sun, beach, and nightlife, by creating a unique five-day route that will offer visitors a chance to experience adventure and interaction with nature. Cancun and the Treasures of the Caribbean invite travelers to discover the vast natural, cultural and gastronomical cultures of Puerto Morelos, and the islands of the Mexican Caribbean, which include: Holbox, Isla Mujeres and Contoy. Cancun is a multifaceted destination that combines the very best in luxury, nature, historical Mayan culture, glamour, and world-class amenities with seductive adventure offerings and an up-and-coming gastronomy scene.

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