With a thorough renovation of Mazatlan’s levee and reservations of hotels of the Del Mar Avenue to 95%, Mazatlan is almost ready for the more than 15,000 people will gather in the biggest sporting event of the port: The Great Pacific Marathon 2014.
Jose Ramon Manguart Sanchez, President of the Association of Hotels Three Islands, acknowledged that once authorities of the City of Mazatlan meet with hoteliers of Del Mar Avenue, started the maintenance of the leeve, where the replacement of flowerpots by palm trees, restoration of railings, lighting and painting, will be the main work going on in that area.
“Mazatlan is in a dynamic update” and this is the image that the tourist sector wants to who has been benefited by the preference of its visitors.
Sidewalks, lighting, painting and rehabilitation of the areas are the jobs that will be taking place from next week in Mazatlan’s Golden Zone in order to give a new image to one of the area’s most visited by our tourists.
Yesterday, officials from the Ministry of Tourism of Sinaloa, Public Works, Town Hall of Mazatlan, Telmex, CFE and construction will be in charge of remodeling, made an inspection tour throughout the area that will comprise the project, which starts from Valentino’s, through Gaviotas Avenue and ending at Camaron Sabalo Avenue.
According to the projections, such work completed in the month of December, trying as much as humanly possible to have the least possible impact, for both tourists and users of this area could continue transiting without major problems.
Mazatlan is renewed day by day to give you a better face!
After three years of foreign tourists traveling by road stopped visiting Mazatlan, leaders of Trailer Park announced a significant increase in the number of reservations at predicting recovery of 15% in this sector.
Sergio Ponzo, leader of the Association of Trailer Park in Mazatlan, said the central San Fernando reported to date, 70 to 90 percent reservation, whose tourists begin to arrive in late October.
The return of the caravans is attributed to the trust again feel the tourists to travel on Mexican highways; as well as security levels that Mazatlan reporting what has caused the return of cruise ships and the port is out of the list of travel warnings issued by the United States Government.
Notably, 80% of highway segment tourism comes from Canada and 20% in the United States.
Last Sunday October 19th the Mazatlan Boardwalk turns Pink for the race which was held in commemoration of the World Breast Cancer Day in which they were given appointment hundreds of women who invite women to self explored.
Every year hundreds of women are diagnosed with this disease and thousands of them stay in the fight, so the message that day was: Cancer is Curable if caught early, for what TO TOUCH ITSELF is your best ally.
It is worth stressing that during the day of awareness was experienced in the harbor, the President of DIF Mazatlan, Sylvia Treviño, invited women who do not have a mammography, come to the trailer that is located at the Municipal Margarita Maza de Juarez Hospital and the General Hospital Martiniano Carvajal, for the study, which is completely free.
The Institute of Culture, Tourism and Art of Mazatlan makes a cordial invitation to all interested in becoming the new faces of the Mazatlan’s International Carnival Parade 2015 to participate in the Great Casting that will take place on Saturday November 22 from 9:00 to 18:00 pm in the Municipal Arts Center located in front of the Plazuela Machado.
Those interested in participating should have minimum age of 15 years, have passion for the greatest festival of the port, dancing skills, submit two photographs (face and full body colored) and fill out the registration form in place of casting.
Meanwhile, children can participate in child block without making screening test.
Raul Rico, Director General of the Institute and organizer of the Mazatlan’s Carnival stressed that in 2015 it is intended that the carnival groups of competition and exhibition its participants are monumental and catching joy and achieving interpret the characters give life to give an artistic approach to the parade of 2015.
For more information we invite you to visit the official website Mazatlan’s Carnival 2015 or through its social networks.
On Sunday October 19th we celebrate the World Breast Cancer Day, so Hotel Playa Mazatlan joins campaign for prevention and early diagnosis because if it is true that breast cancer is a serious disease, is curable if it is detected in time.
According to data provided by the World Health Organization (WHO), each year 1.38 million cases of breast cancer worldwide are detected and 450 thousand people die because of it. For its part, Mexico recorded the disease as the fourth leading cause of death from malignant tumors in over 20 years and the second among women over 25 years.
Furthermore the Mexican Official Standard for the Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, Control and Epidemiological Monitoring of Breast Cancer regarded as the preventive measures: Self-examination, Clinical examination of the Breasts and Mammography.
Breast Cancer TOUCH us all, so remember that if it is detected early, can be cured!
Last October 10 the American Government through its website http://travel.state.gov excluded (for the fifth time in the last 23 months) at the port of Mazatlan of the travel warnings and reports American citizens that Mazatlan has safe areas that are recommended to visit, such as the historic center, golden zone, route to the international airport, between others.
In the statement, the United States government recognizes the efforts made by the Government of Mexico to protect visitors to major tourist destinations and the proof is the hard work that has been developing in Mazatlan where shipping companies such as Disney Cruises and Royal Caribbean made the commitment to the Ministry of Tourism of Sinaloa to start their assessment processes in order to schedule their itineraries in the return of its tourist harbor boats.
This achievement would add to the confidence that certain shipping as Norwegian and Holland America have placed in the Pearl of the Pacific to be already present in the official program of 2014-2015 Cruise Season of Mazatlan.
On Saturday October 11 began in Mazatlan baseball the season 2014-2015 of the Mexican Pacific League with the game ‘Venados de Mazatlan vs Tomateros de Culiacan’ in the Stadium Teodoro Mariscal; where the Mayor of Mazatlan, Carlos Felton, accompanied by the Governor of the State of Sinaloa, Mario Lopez Valdez, threw out the first pitch to match.
An inaugural event filled with joy, excitement, music, dancing and partying is what the participants lived in a stadium that looked full to the thousands of fans who gathered, which under the slogan “Red is Back” and presence of the Minister of Tourism, Francisco Cordova Celaya and Venados Club President, Ismael Barros, was launched the winter season that promises to be a success.
We invite you to consult the Official Calendar of the Baseball Season 2014-2015 and support your favorite team.
With the aim of encouraging the continuous preparation of public safety officers and transit of Mazatlan seeking excellence in treatment and community service, elements of these institutions carry out a training program by qualified personnel in the issue regarding the care, service and treat to the tourists.
The training workshop began today at the premises of the Police Academy where issues of Human Development and Good Treatment Tourist, Tourists Personal Coexistence, Legal Rules and Sanctions with regard to excesses that could commit the preventive elements shall be developed.
For a more secure and reliable Mazatlan… We continue working!
The Secretary of Tourism of Sinaloa through a statement said after the meeting that the Secretary of Tourism, Francisco Cordova Celaya, held at the XXI International Convention FCCA Cruise with the executives international shipping lines and Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), have promised to analyze the products, services and tourism and port infrastructure of Mazatlan, in order to include in the itineraries of their boats to the port as a destination in the Mexican Pacific.
On the first day of convention activities, Russell Daya, Global Operations Director, Development and Planning Itinerary Disney Cruise Line, said after meeting with Secretary Francisco Cordova Celaya; “It’s time to come back to Mazatlan” and this expression reflects the same sentiment from other executives.
Meanwhile, Cordova Celaya said that in the coming days will be receiving technical visits to the destination by executives from both companies.