Published on January 12th, 2017 | by Mark Chesnut
TRAVEL DEALS: Dinner in the Sky in Puerto Vallarta; 20% Off Tierra del Fuego Hotel
This week’s roundup of the best Latin America travel deals is especially scenic. In Puerto Vallarta, you can enjoy a breathtaking meal at Casa Velas, where Dinner in the Sky is hoisting guests 150 feet into the air for their gourmet experience. Further south, in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, a hotel called Los Cauquenes is offering 20-percent discounts that include some ground transportation. Read on for more details and then start planning that next Latin American vacation.
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The Deal: Dinner in the Sky
What Makes It Cool: One of the world’s exhilarating dining experiences, Dinner in the Sky is coming to Casa Velas hotel in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Groups of 22 adventurous guests will be lifted nearly 150 feet in the air by a crane, taking in breathtaking views of the property’s on-site golf course and beautifully polished grounds, Banderas Bay and Sierra Madre Mountains. Guests at Dinner in the Sky can mingle with fellow diners during a one-hour experience consisting of a three-course gourmet dinner menu designed by top chefs, including Mikel Alonso and Bruno Oteiza, disciples of Spanish superstar Juan Arzak and owners of Biko in Mexico City, which is regularly among the top 50 restaurants in the world on the San Pellegrino list. A free cocktail hour precedes the dinner.
When staying three nights at Casa Velas or its sister properties in Vallarta-Nayarit, guests enjoy special discounted rates for the experience. Puerto Vallarta’s Dinner in the Sky costs $50 a seat when staying at Casa Velas or the nearby AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit and $80 when staying at Velas Vallarta. Outside guests can enjoy the dinner for $242 on site or $170 pre-order, pending availability.
Valid for Travel: January 28-February 28, 2017.
Info & Reservations: www.hotelcasavelas.com
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Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
The Deal: 20% discounts in February
What Makes It Cool: This Argentina resort and spa, located in scenic Tierra del Fuego, is offering 20-percent discounts during the month of February, with rates that include airport transfers, American-style buffet breakfast, shuttle service to the center of town and other amenities.
Valid for Travel: February 1-February 28, 2017.
Info & Reservations: www.loscauquenes.com
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