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Amazing adventure 4All Extreme yourself!!! Gear up and before you know it you’ll be high up over a tree overlooking the jungle. Your heart will be pounding and the adrenaline flowing as you take flight on the first of 10 World-class Ziplines, (the last zipline is for you to decide if you finish dry or get soaked in our all new AquaZip!), then, you’re off to Tarzania, the Zipline Coaster. Once your feet are back on the ground it’s time to head further into the jungle on a Safari Truck ride; your destination…our very own private cenote to freshen up and play!!!

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Hello there! We are glad to be in your hands and look forward to serving you in finding the best destination, location, venue, and CSR or adventure activities for your next business endeavor, event or wedding. We are also glad to provide you with a ten-year planner (2018–2027) for you to keep track of your work and help you achieve your goals. We would like to inform you that we will be managing IVI DMC2’s communications, including the CommuniQuest Digital magazine and DQuest.travel webpage. We gave a facelift to this Meetings & Events Directory, hope you like it. It´s been a pleasure greeting you and please feel free to contact us should you need more information. ¡Hasta la vista! Pa.Lo.Ma.

Israel Urbina GENERAL DIRECTOR iurbina@dquest.media

BUSINESS & COMMUNICATIONS COACH paloma@dquest.media

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Index DESTINATIONS 6... MEXICO 9

DESIGN: Editorial Verás. Plaza Hollywood Local 86, Sm. 35, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico CP 77508 Tel. +52 (998) 193 0200 editorialveras@caribemexico.com editorialveras.com PHOTOGRAPHY: Editorial Veras Image Bank; IVI DMC² Image Bank; Mexico Tourism Board (CPTM); Cancun, Riviera Maya, Cozumel, and Guadalajara Tourism Promotion Trusts, Cuba, Sol de Cuba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, and Panama Tourism Boards.

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BL Cancun 10 DQuest.Shop 11 Weddings by MyDay.Travel 12 FiestaDQuest 13 Creacion Fotografica 14 CANCUN 16 Cancun Tourism Promotion Trust 15 Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach 18 Iberostar Hotels & Resorts 18 JW Marriott Cancun 18 Marriott Cancun Resort 19 Paradisus by Meliá Cancun 19 The Ritz-Carlton Cancun 19 The Grand at Moon Palace 20 Cancun Adventures 20 Xoximilco 20 Parque Maya 21 Garrafon Snorkel Park 22 Bandoneon 23 Cambalache 23 Puerto Madero 23 RIVIERA MAYA 24 Riviera Maya Tourism Promotion Trust 26 Paradisus by Meliá Playa del Carmen 27 Grand Velas Riviera Maya 28 El Dorado Spa Resorts 29 Banyan Tree Mayakoba 30 Chablé Maroma 30 Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen 30 Hotel Xcaret 31 Mukan Resort 31 The Fives Playa del Carmen 31 Alltournative 32 Rio Secreto 33 Dolphin Discovery 34 Aventuras Mayas 35 Xcaret 35 Xel-Ha 35 Xenses 36 Xplor 36 MoneyBack 36 COZUMEL 38 Cozumel Tourism Promotion Trust 37 Amigos of the Planet Foundation 40 THE WORLD OF THE MAYA 42 MERIDA 43

LOS CABOS 44 Cabo Adventures 45 Grand Velas Los Cabos 46 RIVIERA NAYARIT 47 Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit 48 PUERTO VALLARTA 49 Vallarta Adventures 50 COLONIAL CITIES 51 GUADALAJARA 52 MEXICO CITY 54 CUBA 57 Havana City Tour Packard Grand Iberostar Paladar La Guarida Paladar La Moneda Cubana Paladar San Cristobal Cuban Rum and Cigars

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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 63 PUNTA CANA 66 Barcelo Bavaro Beach Resort 67 Hard Rock Hotel Punta Cana 67 Meliá Caribe Tropical 67 Dolphin Discovery Punta Cana 68 Adventure Boogies 69 Bavaro Adventure Park 69 Canopy Adventures 69 MonkeyLand Safari 70 Runners Adventures 70 Wild Tiger Buggy 70 COSTA RICA 71 GUANACASTE 74 PANAMA 75

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Destinations CITY

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MEXICO 1. Los Cabos 2. Riviera Nayarit 3. Puerto Vallarta 4. Guadalajara

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5. Mexico City 6. Merida 7. Cancun & Riviera Maya 8. Cozumel PANAMA

11. Trinidad 12. Cayo Santa Maria 13. Cayo Coco

9. Havana 10. Varadero

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 15. La Romana 14. Santo Domingo

COSTA RICA 17. Guanacaste

PANAMA 19. Bocas del Toro 20. Playa Blanca

16. Punta Cana

18. San Jose

21. Panama City 22. Guna Yala

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Flight Timetable Mexico Dominican San Jose, Panama City Republic Costa Rica City Buenos Aires, Argentina 12.40 10.50 10.16 17.20 Mexico City • 9.10 3 3.40 Panama City 3 2.30 1.15 • Chicago, USA 4 7.30 6.10 5.32 Dallas, USA 2.45 8.12 3.10 8.20 London, England 16.25 13.40 18.40 13.20 Los Angeles, USA 4 12.30 6.30 6.50 Madrid, Spain 17.35 8.20 10.30 14.25 Miami, USA 3.20 2.30 2.50 3 New York, USA 4.55 7.12 5.20 5.20 Paris, France 17.25 11.30 16.36 17.10 Dominican Republic 9.10 • 4.50 2.3 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 17.35 11.21 9.56 17.39 Rome, Italy 17.50 13.25 17.25 21.10 San Jose, Costa Rica 3 4.50 • 1.15 Santiago, Chile 8.25 12.20 9.10 6.25 Sao Paulo, Brazil 13.30 11.30 9.43 16.52 Toronto, Canada 7.10 10.48 10.45 9.17 ■ Non-stop flights.

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• Beaches and Resorts • Culture and Archeology • Colonial History and Architecture • Nature Scenery, Ecological Treasures, & Adventure Travel

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MEXICO LOS CABOS • RIVIERA NAYARIT • PUERTO VALLARTA • GUADALAJARA • MEXICO CITY • MERIDA • CANCUN • RIVIERA MAYA • COZUMEL

Made with natural materials selected by their harmonic benefits and symbolic value, our products exalt and balance your senses through the use of nature, by cleaning and clearing your energy space.

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Capital City Mexico City

Official Language Spanish

Electricity Standard voltage is 110v

Country Code +52

Geography 6,910 miles of continental coasts. Mexico shares borders with the USA to the north, and Guatemala and Belize to the southeast. Total area 761,606 sq miles

Currency Mexican peso (MXN) Population 132 711 192 (est.)

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Services

Services

We are experts in individual, private services, and group transportation from Cancun airport to any

When you take your convention, meeting or incentive on their annual trip, you´ll want to create long-lasting

destination in the Yucatan Peninsula. We have a vast experience in

memories... and what better way to make sure this happens that

managing events and corporate programs. Forget the hassles and

giving them something tangible to take back home, a reminder

long lines to buy your transportation service upon arrival, instead

of where they had such a wonderful adventure. Our objective is to

enjoy every minute of your vacation. For your comfort, we have at

help you find that significant piece of Mexico. We hand-pick all the

your disposal a variety of vehicles fully equipped with air conditioning,

gifts we offer, making sure that they have a cultural value: either

stereo with microphone, and radio communication system.

handmade, recycled, recyclable, or just unique.

Gifts of the World Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico info@blcancun.com • blcancun.com IVI DMC² SISTER COMPANY

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Let us help you. We are not just another “supplier”. We are your partner. info@dquest.shop • dquest.shop

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Services

Services

Weddings by MyDay.travel you envision. They will pay attention to every detail while

Fiesta DQuest is a team of professionals specialized in the production and coordination of special events where you are our reason for creating

making sure to capture your unique style making the most out

unforgetable experiences. We will make your event rich in emotions,

of your budget for this extraordinary event.

where all of your guests will receive a personalized attention.

Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico weddings@myday.travel • weddings.myday.travel

Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico info@fiestadquest.com • fiestadquest.com

Let our destination wedding specialists create your wedding as

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Services

Creacion Fotografica is a still photography production company. We offer our customers the latest in equipment and trained personnel in the visual arts for their aerial, commercial, meetings and conventions shots; we provide quality results that meet the needs and expectations of our customers.

WHY CANCUN? • Cancun is a multifaceted destination with over 35,000 hotel rooms. • Quality tourism infrastructure. • Extensive aerial connectivity. • Unique travel experiences (adventure & cultural activities, gastronomy, golf, spa, shopping). • Over 900,000 sq. ft. of space for congresses, groups, conventions and exhibitions.

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Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 9, Cancun ICC, 1st floor Cancun, Quintana Roo 77500, Mexico Tel. +52 (998) 881 2745 • cancun.travel FB: @CancunTravel • Twitter: @cancuncvb

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GOLF COURSES: The best golf courses in gorgeous surroundings, both for beginners and amateurs.

SWIM WITH DOLPHINS (or with manatees, sea lions, or sharks).

THEME PARTIES: Pirate boats, Mexican parties, contests, and much more.

SHOPPING: Modern shopping malls and handicraft markets.

GASTRONOMY AND NIGHT LIFE: Over 300 restaurants with a variety of mexican and international cuisine. The best bars and nightclubs, some with live music and performances.

SPAS: For a relaxing and energizing day.

ADVENTURE AND NATURE: Incredible eco-parks with a wide range of activities, crystal-clear cenotes, and much more.

MAYA HERITAGE: Tours to fascinating archaeological sites such as Chichen Itza, Uxmal, Coba, and Tulum.

MUSEUMS: MUSA (The Underwater Museum of Art), the Mayan Museum of Cancun, the Wax Museum, and more... El Meco  Punta Sam Playa Mujeres Puerto Juarez

POPULATION 1,000,000 inhabitants (est.)

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INFRASTRUCTURE • 35,270+ hotel rooms including Grand Tourism and five stars. • Facilities for groups and conventions. In addition to rooms for events in its top notch hotels, Cancun has a Convention Center in the heart of the hotel zone, with 22 rooms and a conference room. • Airport with flights from 67 domestic and international airlines.

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BRIEF HISTORY Located in the State of Quintana Roo, ancient Mayan cities with religious and commercial activity settled on its coast and along the Riviera Maya during the Postclassic period. In 2018, Cancun celebrated the 48th anniversary of its foundation.

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A unique location that combines the natural and cultural wealth of three destinations in one: the Caribbean, the Mayan legacy, and Mexico.

WATER SPORTS: Fishing, scuba diving, windsurf, kitesurf, sailing, flyboard, wave runners, speed boats, submarines are activities that boost your adrenaline.

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Hotels

Hotels

Your success is our passion The best location in Punta Cancun. Over 86,000 sq ft/ 8,000 m² of indoor and outdoor meeting space.

Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 9.5, Hotel Zone 77500, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico

At Iberostar Hotels & Resorts you’ll find everything you need for an unforgettable occasion, beginning with an unrivaled selection of all-inclusive resorts.

Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 17, Hotel Zone, Cancun, Quintana Roo Mexico

As recipient of the coveted AAA Five Diamond Hotel Award, the JW Marriott is a deluxe benchmark resort. It is ideal for corporate retreats and events.

Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 14.5, Hotel Zone 77500, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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A magnificent resort located in the heart of the hotel zone, perfect for weekend getaways, family vacations, and all types of events.

Blvd. Kukulkan, Retorno Chac L-41, Hotel Zone, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Come and share the most luxurious all-inclusive resort experience in the world. Wedding and meeting packages. Royal Service for adults only.

Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 16.5, Hotel Zone, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico

From sophisticated perfection to unbeatable convenience The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun, is the most awarded resort in Mexico.

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Activities

The Grand is the Mexican Caribbean’s premier meeting and event destination featuring over 130,000 sq ft of brand new indoor and outdoor space.

Carr. Fed. 307 Km. 340 Chetumal-Cancun, R. San Miguel, Cancun, Q. Roo, Mexico

Activities

We are a versatile company offering tailor-made services to fit your group’s specific needs. We have been creating unparalleled adventures for over 20 years.

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Discover a true Mexican fiesta! Board the colorful lit trajineras and set sail on a nighttime cruise, taste the exquisite Mexican cuisine and enjoy the live music.

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Parque Maya Cancun is the only Cancun theme park of its kind in the hotel zone! This full day Cancun excursion immerses you in the world of the ancient Maya in a "culture through adventure" experience that will delight your senses. Your expert guides will unravel the mysteries of the Maya through video, replicas and story telling as you enjoy zip lines, a high ropes course, and a birdwatching boat ride in the Nichupte Lagoon. You will delight with the Mayan tasting lunch!

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The Staff and tour guides were wonderful.

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Activities

Restaurants

International with an Argentinean touch Located in the best area of downtown, it is a wonderfully elegant, contemporary restaurant.

Cancun Downtown, Quintana Roo • Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

Garrafon Snorkel Park in the charming island of Isla Mujeres, offers two sides of the Mexican Caribbean: beauty

Argentinean Big Steak House One of the loveliest restaurants in Cancun! Every dining area is comfortable and family friendly, making you feel right at home.

and adventure! Our guests will be able to fly full speed above the ocean on a zip line, snorkel on the reef, explore the island on a

Cancun Hotel Zone, Quintana Roo • Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

bicycle or visit the wonderful archeological site in Punta Sur.

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Everyone we worked with from the company was very helpful and great to work with.

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Fish, Seafood, Steak & Lobster House The most exclusive restaurant in Cancun, an invitation to enjoy great food, the best service and the warm Caribbean atmosphere.

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125 miles of pristine Caribbean beaches, wonderful resorts, theme parks, ancient Maya cities, tropical jungles, and cenotes. MAIN CITIES AND TOWNS (Distances from Cancun) Puerto Morelos (23 miles), Playa del Carmen (42 miles), Puerto Aventuras (55 miles), Akumal (65 miles), and Tulum (82 miles). PLAYA DEL CARMEN One of the favorite and fascinating vacation spot, an idyllic place located in the heart of the Riviera Maya. Walk along the 5th Avenue and enjoy its many restaurants, bars, stores, and a great cosmopolitan atmosphere! INFRASTRUCTURE • 48,000+ hotel rooms, including Grand Tourism and 5 stars. • Cancun International Airport is located 35 miles from Playa del Carmen. • Fantastic hotels with full group and convention facilities.

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QUALITY: A dynamic, sustainable, and 100% tourist destination is guaranteed.

UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCES: At dolphinariums, the aquarium, Caribbean islands, relaxing spas, and much more.

PARTIES AND EVENTS: Innovative activity design for groups, and world-class shows, such as the Cirque du Soleil.

MEXICAN HOSPITALITY: Friendly service.

GOLF COURSES: Beautiful golf courses of such famous designers as Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, P.B. Dye, Robert Trent Jones Jr., Nick Price and Robert Von Hagge.

ADVENTURE AND NATURE: Crystal clear cenotes for admiring, swimming, snorkeling or diving, ancient caves, and boat tours in the beautiful Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, with manatee, crocodile and bird watching.

MAYAN HERITAGE: Tulum (overlooking the ocean) or Coba (deep in the jungle).

THEME PARKS: Paradises within paradise. Enjoy wonderful activities in amazing locations.  To Chiquila and Holbox

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ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • BEACHES AND WATER SPORTS: Relax on the sunny beaches or practice water sports such as sport fishing, scuba diving in the Great Mayan Reef, kitesurf, sailing, and more.

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Hotels

Riviera Maya, surrounded by unique attractions that can

Paradisus Playa del Carmen offers a level of quality and

be found only in the Caribbean, possesses idyllic features that

service unmatched in its category. Located in a small, stunning

give it its own identity, allowing the destination to compete with

bay, this elegant resort has an ecological sense and an excellent

whole countries, which make it the perfect mix for meetings and

beachfront location, surrounded by a lush tropical mangrove.

incentives with a wide arrange of offers to choose from.

It is located only 45 minutes from Cancun International Airport and

Experience Riviera Maya, where Paradise is Forever!

just a few steps from the famous 5th Avenue of Playa del Carmen.

5ª Av. Esq. Calle 112, Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Tel. 52 + (984) 877 3900 groups@melia.com • paradisusplayadelcarmen.com

Carretera Federal esq. Calle 28, Col. Ejido, Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico, C.P. 77710 • Tel. 52 (984) 206 3150 • rivieramaya.com

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Hotels

Hotels

​Grand Velas Riviera Maya is a Luxury All-Inclusive Resort

Experience more at El Dorado Spa Resorts.

with 539 suites in three different ambiances, highlighting the natural

El Dorado Royale and El Dorado Casitas Royale have all the

beauty of 210 acres of jungle and Mexican Caribbean beachfront:

luxuries guests can dream of. El Dorado Maroma is an intimate

the Zen Grand Ambiance, with 254 suites overlooking the lush

resort for those looking for an escape, also featuring, Palafitos-

mangroves, the Ambassador Ambiance with 195 ocean-view

Overwater Bungalows. El Dorado Seaside Suites offers a modern

suites, and the Grand Class Ambiance, with 90 oceanfront suites.

design and all oceanfront suites.

Carretera Cancun-Tulum Km 62, Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Tel. 1 888 505 8399 info@velasresortsmexico.com • velasmeetingsmexico.com

Carretera Cancun – Tulum Km. 45, Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico Tel. (55)1054 4872 • karismahoteles.com.mx

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It has been a pleasure to work with your staff. RESCO was extremely pleased with your attention to detail.

Continue to work with the same spirit of service!

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Hotels

Hotels

A breathtaking sanctuary, perfect for incentive or business events, with its award-winning Spa, golf course, magnificent beach and restaurants.

Federal Highway Chetumal - Puerto Juarez Km. 298, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

A space of luxury and romance, Chablé Maroma by Hamak Hotels features Villas with private pools, moon showers, and design respecting the environment.

Federal Highway Cancun - Tulum Km. 51, Punta Maroma, Quintana Roo, Mexico

314 spacious guestrooms, in the best location, just one block from La Quinta Avenida. Over 15,000 sq ft of flexible event space and outdoor meeting areas.

1ª Avenida esquina Calle 26, Playa del Carmen, 77710, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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A unique destination that fuses the best natural parks in the world with a new and impressive hotel, where you can experience the All-Fun-Inclusive™ concept.

Federal Highway Chetumal - Puerto Juarez Km. 282, Xcaret, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Mukan Resort by Hamak Hotels is located in the Sian Ka’an Reserve coastline, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Incredible views and sense of privacy.

Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Meeting makes sense at the Fives Stimulate the Curiosity of your team by rewarding them with an incentive trip that will lead to Meet the City like never before.

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Activities

Activities

Created in 1999, this mexican tour operator company has been a pioneer in ecotourism with innovative expeditions, directed to the tourists with interest in the Maya culture and nature. Alltournative has been encouraging economic and social development in the maya communities where they operate; elevating the maya heritage, fostering pride in its traditions and roots; preserving the environment and protecting the natural wealth of this destination.

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The most spectacular place in the Riviera Maya Meeting this underground reality could seem like trespassing dimensional gates, it is amazing and difficult to describe, but Rio Secreto is a natural treasure that opens its doors to be shared, to be enjoyed and to be respected. For your next event we offer comfortable, well-designed facilities and excellent services provided by our groups specialized team. Come and live a unique experience!

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It was really great! Thank you very much, our guides have been great people and passionate about their jobs.

The beauty of the cave, the quiet‌ the guide was very knowledgeable, such special experience. Absolutely amazing!

TESTIMONIAL Salvador Tovar, Procter & Gamble Mexico

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Activities

Activities

Unforgettable excursions and personalized care in private facilities with activities such as snorkeling, zip lines, rappel, ATVs and visits to archaeological sites.

Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico • Contact IVI DMC² to customize your event.

Dolphin Discovery Cancun & Riviera Maya Since 1994, Dolphin Discovery has contributed to the study and conservation of marine mammals, creating a bond of love and respect

Enjoy a natural Paradise in the Riviera Maya, with more than 40 attractions and activities. Over 20 unique and exclusive venues for your group events.

through the best interaction experience in unique habitats around the world. Our Dolphin Habitats in Isla Mujeres and Riviera Maya, Mexico,

Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico • Contact IVI DMC² to customize your event.

allow guests to have emotional and educational encounters with Dolphins, Sea Lions, Manatees and other incredible marine species.

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Your team is amazing! Thank you for everything.

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Discover the secrets of nature from the Scenic Lighthouse and swim in the cool waters of the longest underground river. Teambuilding and rally activities. TESTIMONIAL Katie Simone, Stratix Systems

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Cozumel

An extraordinary park, a place as fun as it is magical, as amazing as it is enigmatic, and as crazy as it is rational. The perfect half day tour for your Groups!

Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico • Contact IVI DMC² to customize your event.

The jungle comes to life in the best adventure Park in Riviera Maya. During the day fly over the trees and discover amazing caves; and at night, Xplor Fuego.

Cozumel, smart island... The Mesoamerican reef, spans over 22 km, extended in white

Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico • Contact IVI DMC² to customize your event.

beaches that frame it. Thanks to its great marine biodiversity, Cozumel is considered ideal for diving. But this is not the only thing that will make you love this island: Spectacular, dreamy landscapes, a variety of activities such as zip lines, rappelling, water sports, swimming with dolphins, golf, motorcycle rides, excursions to Mayan vestiges, and beautiful ecotouristic parks.

Tax free shopping with Money Back International tourists receive a refund of 8.9% of their purchases when they shop at any of our 6,000 affiliated stores.

Calle 2 Norte No. 299-B, Colonia Centro (47.07 mi), Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico, 77600. Tel. +52 (997) 872 7585 info@cozumel.travel • cozumel.travel

Visit our module before leaving Mexico.

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DINING: More than 90 restaurants and cafes, in addition to numerous beachfront and downtown lounges and bars.

SHOPPING: A duty-free zone, it is recognized for its variety of jewelry, perfume, craft, souvenirs, and fashion boutiques.

NATURE: It is home to many natural wonders: the Cozumel Reefs National Park, Chankanaab Park (with a botanical garden and a dolphinarium) and Faro Celarain Ecological Reserve.

SPORTS: A prime destination for sports tourism, organizing events such as Ironman, it is also a premier diving destination, with over 40 dive sites, and water sports such as snorkeling, kayaking, fishing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. For landlovers? Golf, horseback riding, tennis, and exciting ATV and jeep tours.

CULTURE: Visit the Maya archaeological site San Gervasio, sanctuary of the fertility goddess Ixchel, and the Museum of the Island of Cozumel.

MEETINGS: A perfect fit for small to medium groups seeking a refreshing setting, unforgettable group excursions and team-building activities are available, as well as its newly remodeled convention center.

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ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • BEACHES: The West coast features long stretches of powdery white-sand beaches with calm waters. The East side offers a mix of white-powder beaches and rock-strewn shorelines.

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MAYA

MERIDA

THE WORLD OF THE SOUTHERN MEXICO

SOUTHERN MEXICO

PALENQUE, CHIAPAS

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The World of the Maya refers to the collection of Central American countries and states of Mexico that have the privilege of sharing the legacy of this amazing civilization.

In Mexico, Mayan archaeological vestiges are found in Chichen Itza, Ek Balam, Uxmal and the Puuc Route, in Yucatan; Edzna, Chicanna and Calakmul, in Campeche; Comalcalco in Tabasco; Tulum, Coba and Kohunlich in Quintana Roo; and Palenque, Yaxchilan, Tonina and Bonampak in Chiapas. In Belize, Lamanai, Caracol and Xunantunich; in El Salvador, San Andres; in Honduras, Copan; and in Guatemala, Quirigua and cities of El Peten, such as beautiful Tikal, named, among others, World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

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Also known as the “white city” it is a touristic and cultural destination, surrounded by haciendas, cenotes and archaeological gems. ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • HISTORICAL CENTER: Discover its beautiful colonial architecture. •

PASEO MONTEJO: Stroll along it or take a horse drawn carriage (calandria).

MUSEUMS, THEATERS AND SHOWS: Merida is one of the cities with the most cultural events in Mexico.

HACIENDAS: A legacy of the golden age of sisal, they are now mostly transformed into museums and luxury hotels.

NATURE: Close to Merida you´ll find a lot of beautiful cenotes, coast ports such as Progreso, and reserves such as Celestun.

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LOS CABOS

art infrastructure; and the newly revamped Convention Center, with more than 72,000 square feet of meeting space.

NORTH & NORTHERN PACIFIC

ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • DREAM BEACHES: Isolated, romantic, for sports or family time. 19 beaches worthy of the Blue Flag distinction.

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Beautiful beaches and semi-tropical vegetation, with a variety of activities, in sharp contrast with a quiet desert.

LUXURY INFRASTRUCTURE: Sophisticated hotels (17,000 world class hotel rooms), refined spas. Feel like a star!

COMMUNION WITH NATURE: From December to March, huge whales come to give birth, you can book a tour to enjoy this wonderful experience from a short distance.

ADVENTURE: Zip lines, camel or horseback riding... or step away from the ocean and explore inland Baja California, the ultimate terrain for off-road and dune buggy exploration.

HEADING FOR THE EAST CAPE: A paradise for surfers and sport fishing lovers.

WATER SPORTS: Deep sea fishing, scuba diving, sailing, parasailing, kayaking, paddleboard, and more!

SPECTACULAR GOLF COURSES: Between the arid landscape and the blue ocean.

GOOD RESTAURANTS: Enjoy seafood and Mexican and international gastronomy.

RELAX THERAPY: Only Los Cabos provides the atmosphere and the surroundings to enjoy it.

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MEETINGS It is the ideal destination to host meetings and events from around the world thanks to our expanding international connectivity network, including over 500 weekly flights to 39 cities; a state-of-

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Embark on the adventure of a lifetime with our wide selection of tours, including zip lining, luxury sails, snorkeling, diving, camel rides and dolphin programs. TESTIMONIAL Katie Simone, Stratix Systems

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RIVIERA NAYARIT NORTHERN PACIFIC

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A 100 mile corridor full of attractions and tourist services in the midst of spectacular natural Pacific sceneries.

Its contemporary architecture and decor distinguish it as the destination’s most impressive development.

ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • VARIETY OF ACCOMMODATION: From small boutique hotels or seaside cabins to the most popular all-inclusive resorts. •

GOLF COURSES: By great designers such as Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, and Von Hagge.

ACTIVITIES: Whether ground activities such as zip lines, rappel, horseback riding or quads, or water activities: sport fishing, sailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, and surfing. Whale and sea lions watching, swimming with dolphins or baby turtle release.

Carretera Transpeninsular Km. 173, Corredor Turistico Los Cabos, 23405 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico • Tel. 1 888 505 8399 info@velasresortsmexico.com • velasmeetingsmexico.com

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DINING OUT: Experience fresh regional top-shelf products, either in a small bistro, or at Five Diamond gourmet restaurant.

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PUERTO VALLARTA NORTHERN PACIFIC

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A tourist destination that has kept the true Mexican flavor, between the Sierra Madre mountains and the Pacific deep blue. It is located within Banderas Bay on the Pacific Coast in the state of Jalisco. Its topography is diverse, including tropical forests, rivers, mangrove marshes, and green plains.

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ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • HUICHOL ARTISTS: Culture with an artistic tradition. •

WHALE WATCHING: From December to March, a unique experience in the Bahia de Banderas.

GOLF COURSES by renowned international signatures.

ESCAPADES: To the mountains, forests, ocean and rivers: sport fishing, horseback riding and quads. Swim with dolphins and sea lions. Hikes through the lush Sierra Madre, amazing zip lines... Everything is possible!

CHARMING cobblestoned streets and white houses with red-tiled roofs. The Malecon is an emblematic space of the city, a seafront promenade 870 meters long.

SHOPPING in the city’s markets, streets, and shopping malls.

BEACHES to practice scuba diving and surf or just appreciate the view. To the south, you can enjoy clear and calm waters.

BIODIVERSITY: In addition to the natural wealth of the Pacific Ocean, the Sierra Madre is home to 400 bird species and around 300 types of orchids.

GASTRONOMIC PLEASURES: A variety of options, from cafeterias and small Mexican restaurants to renowned international cuisine restaurants.

MEETINGS AND INCENTIVES: With first-class hotels that offer business services, a convention center, DMC professional services, and exciting tours for small or large groups.

COLONIAL CITIES CENTRAL MEXICO

TAXCO

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The architectural and artistic legacy of the Spanish colonization lives in the streets and plazas of many cities throughout Mexico.

PUEBLA

A tour of these cities, some declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, displays Mexico’s cultural wealth. The narrow and colorful streets of Guanajato; the arches of Morelia as your senses are teased by aromas of “atole” (corn-flour gruel) and “buñuelos” (fritters); Taxco and its red-tiled roofs and cobblestone streets; Puebla and Cholula, with volcanic landscapes; the picturesque streets of San Miguel de Allende; the historical center of Guadalajara and its variety of handicrafts and cuisine; the museums of Cuernavaca; the city of Queretero, which played important roles in several chapters of Mexican history. GUERRERO

PACIFIC OCEAN

Group Travelers in search of stunning seaside vistas, amazing marine life, tucked-away coastal towns, and oceanic adventures of all kinds will be amazed! TESTIMONIAL Katie Simone, Stratix Systems

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GUADALAJARA CENTRAL MEXICO

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It is the second largest city in the country. It has managed to make tradition and modernity coexist in a single space because it preserves centenary culture and tradition such as charreria, folkloric dance, jarabe tapatio and tequila, but it is also the main producer of technology and software.

ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • BIRTHPLACE OF TEQUILA AND MARIACHI, the major symbols of Mexican culture. •

HISTORICAL CENTER, the heart of the city, with historic and cultural highlights such as the Government Palace, the Plaza de Armas, Plaza de la Liberacion and Plaza Guadalajara, museums such as the Museum of Sacred Art, the Museum of Archaeology and the Wax Museum, the Cathedral, the Expiatorio and the Degollado Theater, among others.

INFRASTRUCTURE, the international airport is located 10 miles from the city center, golf courses, zoo, theme parks, water parks, spas, a wide array of accommodations, entertainment centers, and facilities for congresses, conventions and incentive travels.

CHARRERIA, the typical national sport can be watched in lienzos charros (Mexican rodeo rings).

SHOPPING in large shopping malls, galleries, markets and typical tianguis.

GASTRONOMY, the traditional Mexican cuisine, with its regional delicacies and international cuisine for all tastes.

SURROUNDINGS, in addition to the haciendas, lakes and archaeological sites, you can visit the magic towns of Mazamitla, Tapalpa, and Tequila or the handicraft villages of Tlaquepaque and Tonala, or Zapopan.

TEQUILA. The volcano of Tequila extends its arms to embrace this colorful "Magical Town". It is a land of bluegold, the landscape of agave crops, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Its old ranches and distilleries produce the emblematic beverage of Tequila, which is much more than just a spirit, it is an entire culture full of history.

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MEXICO CITY

eclectic mix of wrestling matches, grand baroque aesthetic, luxurious palaces, and an incredibly diverse nightlife. It is a destination with an extraordinary mysticism that reveals in its overlapping plurality, folklore, and modernity.

CENTRAL MEXICO

ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • HISTORICAL CENTER, declared World Heritage Site by Unesco, it is home to around 1,500 buildings with an artistic or historic value, and used for civil, religious or cultural purposes, among others. The Plaza de la Constitucion, Palacio Nacional, the Metropolitan Cathedral and the Templo Mayor surround the Zocalo, the heart of the city.

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MAGICAL NEIGHBORHOODS, with their own personality and charm: San Angel, Zona Rosa, Garibaldi-Alameda-Bellas Artes, Roma-Condesa, Polanco, Villa de Guadalupe, Tacuba, Tacubaya, La Merced, among many others.

MUSEUMS, Mexico City features over 160 museums, including the World acclaimed National Museum of Anthropology, the National Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, San Ildefonso and the House of Frida Kahlo.

BOSQUE DE CHAPULTEPEC, the largest urban park in Latin America, a fun and recreational area for locals and outsiders.

TEOTIHUACAN, 27 miles from the capital city, the “city of gods” was once one of the biggest in Mesoamerica, during the pre-Hispanic period.

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Named "the metropolis that has it all" by the New York Times, Mexico City allows you to penetrate its streets and encounter its historical past; it transports you to a surreal world comprised of the

XOCHIMILCO. It is one of the most ancient towns in Mexico and its indigenous people preserve many of their old cultural traditions, all in the middle of urban Mexico City. Stroll through the town, with its beautiful buildings, two main markets and a plethora of flower gardens. Set sail on a trajinera (wodden boat), decorated with flowers and enjoy traditional Mexican food and live music. dquest.media

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CUBA CARIBBEAN

HAVANA · VARADERO · TRINIDAD · CAYO SANTA MARIA · CAYO COCO

Four most important squares to experience in Havana: Cathedral, Old square, Central Park, and Plaza de Armas. A journey from modern Cuba to the past, Panoramic view at the famous malecon of Vedado, spectacular 5th Avenue & Miramar. Enjoy famous bars and local restaurants.​

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Capital City Havana

Official Language Spanish

Electricity Standard voltage is 110v (Most of the hotels have 220v)

Country Code +53

Geography Cuba is an island nation in the Caribbean Sea, the largest country by land area in the Antilles (109,884 sq km / 42,426 sq mi)

Currency Cuban peso (CUP) The Convertible peso (CUC) Population 11 242 628 (est.)

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CUBA CARIBBEAN

HAVANA

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UNIQUE FEATURES

The Caribbean in all its splendor, there is nothing else like Cuba. BRIEF HISTORY. Three pre-Hispanic indigenous cultures have been recorded. In 1492, Columbus landed on the island. In 1513, Diego Velazquez, was named governor and exploited the mining industry. Once pirate attacks began, the Spanish Crown designated Havana as the Access Port for ships arriving from the West Indies, thus fomenting its commercial development and fortifying the city. In the 18th century¸ production of tobacco and sugar increased and during the mid-1700s the first social uprisings begin. It wasn’t until 1902 that Cuba declared its independence, and as of 1959 as a socialist republic. • Cuba does honor to its name, Cubao in the Taino language, meaning “Where fertile land abounds” or “Great Place.” • It is organized in 15 provinces and one special municipality, with Havana as its capital and most populated city. • Cuba is an archipelago comprised of the largest island of the Antilles (or Caribbean Sea), called Cuba, the Isla de la Juventud (Isle of Youth), and another 4,195 cays, islets and islands.

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HAVANA: Capital and main city, as well as Cuba’s cultural and economic hub. Old Havana and its Fortifications is a World Heritage Site. Its traditions, museums and architecture attract more than a million tourists annually. The Jose Marti International Airport is 20 kms. (12.4 miles) from downtown.

SANTIAGO DE CUBA: It is the second most important city with regards to the economy, culture, and demographics.

CIENFUEGOS: An architectural jewel with a French colonial influence, founded in 1819.

CAMAGÜEY: Its historical center is a World Heritage Site.

SUN AND SAND: Caribbean waters featuring activities such as snorkeling at Jardines del Rey, and boat rides at Varadero, the most famous beach resort on the island with 30 kms. (18.6 miles) of magnificent beaches and more than 20 thousand hotel rooms.

NATURE: Cuba’s variety of landscapes is dazzling and includes beaches and cays, valleys and mountains, nature parks and six Biosphere Reserves.

CULTURE: A mixture of European, African and North American cultures, Cuba is recognized worldwide for its music and other arts.

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Guantanamo

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In a privileged location in Old Havana, with spectacular views of the malecon promenade, bay sporting activities and events, themed restaurant, varied activity programme and live music.

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​Paladar La Moneda Cubana is located at the entrance of the Plaza of the Havana Cathedral. It welcomes it’s customers with the Cuban house warm, exquisite flavors and wonderful views.

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Restaurants

The Guarida paladar opened on July, 1996, in a beautiful palace of the early twentieth century. Today it is a multifamily building, offering a unique environment. Welcome to the Guarida!

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San Cristobal has a familiar, mystical atmosphere and it's a place full of memories. Through a good dinner, we want to show our past and pay tribute to Cuban culture and roots.

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Cuban Rum and Cigars

DOMINICAN

REPUBLIC CARIBBEAN

SANTO DOMINGO • LA ROMANA • PUNTA CANA MOJITO

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These two are aptly called soul mates. Cigars and rum from Cuba are an integral part of this island’s culture and heritage. Their making and pairing are a long-standing tradition. Rum. In Cuba, there is an

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endless array of rum brands due to the world’s demand and taste for this elixir made from sugarcane byproducts. Its growing popularity has prompted prestigious producers to launch rums with a full range of flavors, and premium, aged editions. Amongst these fine editions we have Havana Club, Arecha, Legendario, Edmundo Dantes, Caney, Santiago de Cuba, and Varadero.

famous cigars come from 100% Cuban tobacco plantations. Its cultivation, harvesting, curing, fermentation, and aging follow strict quality controls. There is no equal product like the Cuban tobacco, due to a perfect and unique combination of factors such as climate, strain or biotype of plants, skillful rollers, and the accumulated wisdom of Cuban farmers.

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Capital City Santo Domingo

Official Language Spanish

Electricity Standard voltage is 110v

Country Code +1

Geography Its territory includes the eastern part (74%) of the island of Hispaniola or Santo Domingo, in the Caribbean Sea. Its extension is (18,704 sq mi). It borders on the west with Haiti

Currency Dominican peso (DOP), but US dollars are also accepted in some businesses Population 10 766 998 (est.)

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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC CARIBBEAN

PUNTA CANA

TEETH OF THE DOG GOLF CLUB

PUNTA CANA

UNIQUE FEATURES

ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • BEACHES: Over 250 miles of white sand beaches and the warm, crystal clear blue waters of the Caribbean and the Atlantic Ocean. Ideal for sports such as kitesurf, windsurf, diving, and snorkeling. •

GOLF: The Dominican Republic’s award-winning courses, along and around sparkling seas, blue lakes and lush green hills, are on every golfer’s bucket list.

ADVENTURE AND ECOTOURISM: Over 20 natural parks, with a great biodiversity, make up a great environment for outdoor activities, for example at Pico Duarte and Lake Enriquillo.

CULTURAL HERITAGE: A mix of races, as varied and colorful as its land, create a social, hospitable, and charming identity.

RESTAURANTS, NIGHTLIFE & CASINOS: Its cultural fusion has created a multifaceted gastronomy. Try your luck in one of the casinos you can find in the largest cities and in many resorts! Music and dancing are an integral part of everyday life in the Dominican Republic.

SHOPPING: The DR is the shopping giant of the Caribbean. From large shopping malls to small stores, you will find a variety of products, among them handicrafts and cigars.

EAST COAST: The fast-growing tourist zone of Punta Cana is perfect for those who love all inclusive paradise.

A multicolored canvas of Spanish, French and African influences with a rich history, infrastructure and nature. BRIEF HISTORY • Hispaniola or the Island of Santo Domingo was occupied during four migration periods by people coming from South America, before the Europeans arrived. Columbus docked on the northern coast of the island in 1492, and named it Hispaniola. In 1493 he founded the first city in the New World: La Isabela.

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Long stretches of white-sand beaches, crystal-clear waters and coconut palms. It is a tourist destination born from the rapid growth of investment it generates. The hotels are of the AllInclusive style. There are tours to explore caves, beaches covered in coconut groves in the nearby provinces of Hato Mayor and Seibo.

An amazing all inclusive experience. Luxurious rooms, 13 pools, 10 restaurants, 17 bars, golf course, casino, meeting facilities, Spa, and a spectacular beach.

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WATER SPORTS, such as scuba diving, catamarans, windsurfing, fishing, parasailing, and jet skis.

GOLF: Its golf courses boast international fame.

CONTEMPORARY NIGHTLIFE, each hotel offers its own show.

NATIONAL PARK OF THE EAST. A 42,000-hectare protected area, home to 112 species of birds, manatees and sea turtles.

ATTRACTIONS IN SURROUNDING AREAS: El Cortecito, between Punta Cana-Bavaro and Macao. Next door is the Manatee Park, and the home of Ponce de Leon near Boca de Yuma. There are also some souvenir shops on the beach.

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Activities

Activities

The adventure takes place in a tropical forests dotted with typical communities. Refresh in the clear waters of a cave and end the trip on a beautiful beach.

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic • Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

Dolphin Discovery Punta Cana It is conveniently located downtown and it was created with state of the art technology to satisfy our Dolphins’ needs and our guests’

11 Attractions to choose from in one place: Zip lines, bungee dome, flight simulator, climbing, segway zorbing, paintball, mountain bike, Dino World and more!

expectations. The most modern Dolphin Lagoon in Punta Cana will allow our visitors to live the dream of swimming with Dolphins in one

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic • Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean.

Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

Excellent response time and understanding of the group needs. Great activity selection and quality.

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Exhilarating tour in Anamuya. Enjoy an exciting adventure at the top of the trees, slide along 8 doble cables for 2,100 mtrs and 15 platforms.

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MonkeyLand Safari (half day). In the mountains of Anamuya, interact with squirrel monkeys, eat tropical fruits, visit coffee and cocoa plantations, and learn.

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic • Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

COSTA RICA CENTRAL AMERICA GUANACASTE • SAN JOSE

After 45 minutes of journey and equipped for your safety, the thrill of flying on suspended wires begins. 12 starts in over 16 platforms in the Taina mountains.

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic • Contact IVI DMC2 to customize your event.

Wild Tiger Buggy invites you to discover the most beautiful and spectacular landscape of Punta Cana, come with us and enjoy an amazing adventure day!!!

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Capital City San Jose

Official Language Spanish

Electricity Standard voltage is 120v

Country Code +506

Geography It borders the Caribbean Sea (to the east) and the Pacific Ocean (to the west), Nicaragua (to the north), and Panama (to the southsoutheast). Costa Rica comprises 51,100 sq km (19,700 sq mi)

Currency Costa Rican colon (CRC) Population 5 000 000 (est.)

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COSTA RICA CENTRAL AMERICA

ARENAL VOLCANO

CONCHAL

UNIQUE FEATURES

BRIEF HISTORY Costa Rica was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1502. He described it as “a land with a large coast full of natural beauties, and very rich in gold”, hence its name “Costa Rica”. INFRASTRUCTURE • It has more than 30,000 hotel rooms, from 5-star resorts to boutique hotels. • The most advanced telecommunication system in Latin America, luxury transportation, multilingual guides, meeting rooms, refined cuisine and highly competitive prices. • Two international airports (Juan Santamaria in San Jose, and Daniel Oduber in Liberia) receive flights from 22 airlines such as Aeromexico, Air Canada, American Airlines, Copa, Iberia, JetBlue, Spirit, Taca, United, US Airways, among others. dquest.travel

ADVENTURE: It is a land of volcanoes, rain and cloud forests, waterfalls and powerful rivers. You can practice rafting, windsurfing, scuba diving, kayaking, zip lining, and surf.

COSTA RICAN PRIDE: It is proud of having over one century of democratic tradition and 68 years without an army.

WELL-BEING: Gastronomy, activities and beauty treatments in a relaxing and heavenly environment.

PACIFIC COAST: It has big tourist centers and the best beaches for surfing. The medium Pacific region goes from Puntarenas to Rio Baru, and some of its main attractions include Quepos, Jaco and a myriad beaches that can also be found in the southern region, in addition to rivers, thermal waters and indigenous reserves.

UNMATCHED ATMOSPHERE: Conference centers in the jungle, championship golf courses, traditional Latin or Caribbean entertainment, plus the country´s extraordinary hospitality, all this makes up the “pura vida” experience.

RAINFOREST

Costa Rica is a country of great diversity, with everything from great mountains, volcanoes, valleys and plains to beautiful beaches.

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ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • NATURE: Costa Rica is home to 5% of all plants and animals on the planet. The country has over 200 mountains, beautiful volcanoes, thermal waters and 760 beaches to explore, both on the Caribbean and Pacific Coast. Almost one fourth of the territory is a national park, like Tortuguero and Corcovado.

NICARAGUA

Nicaragua Lake rincon la vieja national park

santa rosa national park

Liberia

GU AN

CARIBBEAN SEA

arenal

monteverde reserve

poas

refugio barra del colorado tortuguero national park

AC Puntarenas AlajuelaHeredia irazu AS TE SAN JOSE Cartago

PACIFIC OCEAN San Jose Cartago

14 miles

Liberia

135 miles

Puerto Limon

81 miles

Puntarenas

71 miles

Puerto Limon cahuita national park

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GUANACASTE COSTA RICA

NICARAGUA Lake of Nicaragua

UNIQUE FEATURES

La Cruz santa rosa

guanacaste national park

national park

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v. rincon de la vieja rincon de la vieja v. miravalles national miravalle park v. tenorio national Liberia park

Bagaces

Filadelfia Santa Cruz

palo verde Cañas national park

v. chato

GUANACASTE Nicoya Samara

PACIFIC OCEAN

v. arenal

monteverde reserve

1 Gulf of Nicoya

It is an exotic place yet with all the comforts. Its natural setting is exceptional with its exuberance and beauty.

PANAMA CENTRAL AMERICA

BOCAS DEL TORO • PLAYA BLANCA • PANAMA CITY • GUNA YALA

It covers practically the whole northern sector of Costa Rica, with towns full of customs and traditions. Nature, music and gastronomy are the soul of these small communities.

ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • WATER SPORTS: Excellent marine ecosystems for scuba diving, habitat with a great variety of fish, sharks and manta rays.

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NIGHTLIFE: Bars with innovative entertainment and casinos to try your luck.

Capital City Panama City

Official Language Spanish

SHOPPING: At designer boutiques, antique shops; leather goods and handicrafts.

Electricity Standard voltage is 120v

Country Code +507

INFRASTRUCTURE: Quaint hotels and villas nestled in spectacular natural surroundings. International airport.

Currency Balboa (PAB) United States dollar (USD)

NATURE: Arenal Volcano National Park, waterfalls, hot springs. Private nature reserves can be visited with previous arrangements with the Costa Rican Private Nature Reserve Network.

Geography Panama is located in Central America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, between Colombia and Costa Rica. Panama's total area is 74,177 sq km

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ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS • ENVIRONMENT: Panama has some of the most beautiful forests and one of the greatest biodiversity in the world. It has over 950 bird species, which is more than the USA and Canada together. All its natural attractions are very easily accessible; some of the best places to visit are only 30 minutes from Panama City. •

PANAMA CITY, has all the characteristics of a big metropolis, it is vibrant and dynamic, provides world-class services and top-notch technology, as well as casinos, shopping malls, entertainment centers and the historic city center, declared a World Heritage Site.

ENDLESS BEACHES with crystal clear water, perfect for diving, can be found along 1,775 miles on both coasts.

FIRST CLASS ACCOMMODATIONS and a long tradition of hospitality.

THE PANAMA CANAL, a wonderful engineering feat in a spectacular jungle environment.

NATIVE COMMUNITIES spread out in the jungle, who have kept their culture and rituals almost untouched.

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, whether relaxing activities like a quiet golf afternoon, or more intense activities such as rafting and fishing, among others.

THE PANAMA CANAL

VERAGUAS

PLAYA BONITA

UNIQUE FEATURES

Known as the world’s crossroads, Panama offers legendary experiences.

INFRASTRUCTURE • Tourism represents one of the main activities of Panama. The main areas of tourism in the country focus on business tourism, beaches and trade. • Facilities for groups and conventions: Its strategic location, attractions and tourist activities, its infrastructure and air connections make Panama the ideal destination for meetings. The Atlapa Convention Center can host 10,500 people. It is estimated that the construction of the new Amador Convention Center will be completed by the end of 2018. • Two international airports offer flights to over 70 cities in America, Asia and Europe.

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Panama

COSTA RICA

BRIEF HISTORY. The Panama Isthmus was first visited by the conquistadors in 1501. The city of Panama was founded in 1519 by Pedro Arias, and it became the first Spanish city on the Pacific Ocean.

Colon

49 miles

Las Tablas

176 miles

Puerto Armuelles

368 miles

Santiago

157 miles

Yaviza

202 miles

Bocas del Toro

la amistad national park

la fortuna reserve

David Puerto Armuelles Golfo Chiriqui

isla de coiba isla jacaron

CARIBBEAN SEA Portobelo Colon chagres

El Porvenir

n. p.

Mosquitos Gulf santa fe national park

Penonome

Santiago

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Chitre Las Tablas

La Palma archipelago de las perlas

cerro hoya n. p.

punta patiño n. p.

serrania de bagre biological corridor

Yaviza darien n. p.

COLOMBIA

PACIFIC OCEAN

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Corporate Commitment As President of IVI DMC² Enterprises, it is an honor

IVI DMC ENTERPRISES

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to present our philosophy, now with the focus and implementation of our activities in destination management. With this initiative, we consolidated the smooth implementation of our marketing tools in favor of the promotion to the incentives, conventions, and special events segments. We currently hold presence in Mexico, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica & Panama, serving more than 31+ destinations.

We transcend in the service industry with internationally

Jose-Manuel (Manolo) GARCIA, CIS, CMS, CCM President

recognized specialization standards. Our growth is thanks to our customers, friends, hoteliers, suppliers and government who have supported us in the expansion of our brand to meet the highest demands in the market.

We are honored to say that we are pioneers and experts in this niche market for two generations. My commitment is to continue strengthening what has been passed on to me, supporting our operations throughout our various countries with high quality management and quality systems, strategic alliances, and honest business practices.

We entrust and encourage teamwork as a great time machinery where everyone is ready to provide an outstanding service, ensure high quality standards and exceed expectations, working day by day to achieve our mission.

I am pleased to lead this company and I thank you for your trust that since 1986 we have worked passionately with the only mission to follow, making YOU look GOOD!

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As the Founder of the IVI DMC2 Enterprises dynasty, I have always sought for my team to continue perfecting quality service for groups, conventions, and special events. We have achieved this by implementing management and quality controls that successfully solidify the company’s superb permanence in the international market. While I continue to be an integral part of the company, IVI DMC² Enterprises is in capable hands backed by the enthusiasm

Jose-Manuel GARCIA, CDS

Visionary, Founder & Master Coach

About IVI DMC2

that characterizes the new generation. Therefore, I am convinced that our company will continue to make YOU look GREAT!

What we do

IVI DMC² Enterprises specializes in planning, logistics, and

We are experts in the design and execution of programs for

destination management for incentives, conventions and

incentives, meetings, and events. This includes professional

events, creating a dynasty of companies that make up its

services for meet & greet, registration, hospitality desk, gift

8 offices (IVI DMC² Los Cabos, IVI DMC² Puerto Vallarta &

items, recreation activities, custom-designed group tours,

Riviera Nayarit, IVI DMC² Central Mexico, IVI DMC² Caribbean

teambuilding, pre and post tours, special events, innovative

Mexico, IVI DMC² Cuba, IVI DMC² Dominican Republic,

theme events, decoration, A/V equipment, entertainment,

IVI DMC² Costa Rica and IVI DMC² Panama) in 5 countries

photography, dinner programs, site inspections, transpor-

(Mexico, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Panama).

tation, VIP assistance, and more.

IVI DMC² stands for its dual specialization as one point of contact for assisting meeting planners in learning about the destination and its attractions as well as in

IN SHORT

From the casual to the elegant and from the fun to the artistic, we customize your program to suit your needs.

providing full planning and local logistics services for M&E group programs.

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Why IVI DMC²

Fast facts

IVI DMC² Enterprises is your ideal partner in any major destination in Latin America because it provides

Creation

Specialization

November 1, 1986

Incentives, Meetings, and Events

Corporate Office

Offices in Mexico

Cancun, Quintana Roo

Los Cabos, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City, and Cancun

Offices in Latin America

1st DMC in Mexico

Cuba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, and Panama

Implementing new service standards, such as the use of uniforms and latest technology across the enterprise

Customers

Testimonials

Incentive houses, insurance, financial, pharmaceutical, and more!

Over 7,301 to date and several service awards granted by incentive houses

Rates

Partnerships

Guaranteed for 5 years offering the best costbenefit ratio

As a leader in our field, we are also proud members of ADMEI, MPI, PCMA, FICP, and SITE

meeting planners with the security of an efficient and stable family business consortium. We have proven thousands of times that our customers can trust us due to our many strengths such as these: •

We are the first company to implement the DMC culture in Latin America and recognized by SITE in 1987.

IVI DMC² is the only company certified from the year 2000 up to the present with the ISO 9001 standards, which is not only a number but thousands of work hours before the start of events.

IVI DMC² insures its services with a liability insurance for 5 million dollars in Mexico and 3 million euros in our destinations in the Caribbean and Central America for each event. We have a human team, intelligent, experienced, enthusiastic and honest with more than 7,301 testimonials demonstrating their efficiency since 1986. We are duly certified as ADMC by ADMEI in Latin America since 2008 in the office of IVI DMC² Mexican Caribbean and since 2018 in the office of IVI DMC² Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit.

We care about our customers and therefore we have an emergency and contingency plan to offer proactive protection to all our clients through our own trained staff in first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation and professional preparation

Our Mission

to quickly respond in any emergency. •

IVI DMC² is recognized as the main network of DMCs in

To serve customers through our international certifications

Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America with 8 co-owned

ISO 9001 and ADMC; to ensure 100% customer satisfaction

offices in 5 different countries covering 31+ destinations.

for tailor-made incentives, conventions, and events; to provide memorable experiences that leave a mark in each

social responsibility projects to establish a mark on the planet.

of the destinations in which we operate; to maximize return on investment to shareholders.

IVI DMC² has the Friends of The Planet Foundation implementing

IVI DMC² has been named one of the top Destination Management Companies Worldwide by Special Events.

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Compromiso Corporativo Como Presidente y segunda generación de IVI DMC² Enterprises, es un honor darles a conocer nuestra filosofía, con

Nos honra decir que somos pioneros y expertos en este nicho de

el enfoque e implementación de nuestras actividades en la gestión

es continuar y fortalecer lo que me ha sido transmitido, respaldando

de destinos.

nuestra operación en los diversos países con sistemas de gestión de la

mercado y ahora con 2 generaciones de trayectoria, mi compromiso

Con esta iniciativa nos consolidamos con la gran contribución

calidad de alto nivel, alianzas estratégicas y respeto en hacer negocios.

de nuestras herramientas mercadológicas favoreciendo la

Confiamos y fomentamos el trabajo en equipo, en donde

promoción para el segmento de incentivos, reuniones y eventos

todos estamos listos para brindar un gran servicio; nos ocupamos

con presencia en México, Cuba, República Dominicana, Costa Rica y

en mantener altos estándares de calidad y exceder expectativas

Panamá sirviendo en 31+ destinos.

trabajando día a día para lograr nuestra misión.

Detonamos en la industria de servicio con especializaciones

Me complace dirigir esta compañía y agradecer por su confianza;

reconocidas internacionalmente. Nuestro crecimiento ha sido gracias

desde 1986 trabajamos apasionadamente con la única misión de

a petición de nuestros clientes, amigos, hoteleros, proveedores y

seguir ¡Haciendo que USTEDES se Luzcan MUY BIEN!

gobierno que nos han apoyado en la expansión de nuestra marca para atender las más altas exigencias del mercado.

José Manuel (Manolo) GARCÍA, CIS, CMS, CCM

Como fundador de la dinastía IVI DMC² Enterprises siempre he buscado que mi equipo siga

Presidente

Sobre IVI DMC2

perfeccionando el servicio para la industria de incentivos, reuniones

IVI DMC² Enterprises se especializa en la planeación, logística,

y eventos de esta compañía, para lo cual nos hemos ocupado en

y gestión de destinos para incentivos, convenciones y eventos

implementar procesos de gestión de la calidad que puntualicen la

formando una dinastía de empresas que lo conforman sus 8

permanencia de la empresa en el mercado global de manera exitosa.

oficinas (IVI DMC² Los Cabos, IVI DMC² Puerto Vallarta & Riviera

Aún y cuando sigo formando parte del coaching, la gestión dentro

Nayarit, IVI DMC² México Central, IVI DMC² Caribe Mexicano, IVI

de IVI DMC² Enterprises está en manos capaces y con el entusiasmo que

DMC² Cuba, IVI DMC² República Dominicana, IVI DMC² Costa

caracteriza a las nuevas generaciones, por lo que confío que nuestra

Rica y IVI DMC² Panamá) en 5 países (México, Cuba, República

empresa seguirá ¡Haciendo que USTEDES se Luzcan MUY BIEN!

Dominicana, Costa Rica, Panamá). IVI DMC² representa su doble especialización como un

José Manuel GARCÍA, CDS

Visionary, Founder & Master Coach

punto de contacto para ayudar a los planificadores de reuniones a aprender sobre el destino y sus atracciones, así como en proporcionar servicios completos de planificación y logística local para los programas de M & E.

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Qué hacemos

Hechos en corto Creación

Especialización

Somos expertos en el diseño y ejecución de programas

1 de noviembre de 1986

Incentivos, Reuniones y Eventos

profesional para la planeación y operación logística

Oficina Corporativa

Oficinas en México

Cancún, Quintana Roo

Los Cabos, Puerto Vallarta, Ciudad de México y Cancún

Oficinas América Latina

1er DMC en México

Cuba, República Dominicana, Costa Rica y Panamá

Implementando nuevos estándares de servicio, como el uso de uniformes y la última tecnología en toda la empresa

Clientes

Testimonios

¡Incentivos, seguros, financieros, farmacéuticos y más!

Más de 7,301 a la fecha y varios premios de servicio otorgados por casas de incentivo

Tarifas

Alianzas

Garantizadas por 5 años ofreciendo la mejor relación costo-beneficio

Como líder en nuestro campo, también somos miembros orgullosos de ADMEI, MPI, PCMA, FICP y SITE

de incentivos, reuniones y eventos. Esto incluye personal del programa, servicios de registro, servicios de mesa de hospitalidad, eventos especiales, decoración, luz, sonido, señalización, escenografía, fotografía, regalos. Proporcionamos casi todo tipo de entretenimiento; incluyendo deportes acuáticos, actividades en equipo, excursiones, servicios de banquetes, programa de cenas, artistas, transporte, arreglos VIP, visitas de inspección, y casi cualquier cosa que usted pueda imaginar para su evento.

EN RESUMEN

De lo casual a lo elegante y de lo divertido a lo artístico, personalizamos su programa para satisfacer sus necesidades.

Por qué IVI DMC² IVI DMC² Enterprises es su socio ideal en cualquier destino importante en América Latina, ya que brinda a los planificadores de reuniones la seguridad de un consorcio comercial familiar eficiente y estable. Hemos demostrado miles de veces que nuestros clientes pueden confiar en nosotros debido a nuestras muchas fortalezas, como las siguientes:

Nuestra Misión Servir al cliente a través de nuestras certificaciones internacionales ISO 9001 y ADMC garantizando el 100% de

DMC en latinoamérica y reconocida por SITE en 1987. •

IVI DMC² es la única compañía certificada desde el año 2000 hasta la actualidad con los estándares del ISO 9001, el cual

satisfacción al cliente de incentivos, convenciones y eventos

no representa sólo un número, sino miles de horas de trabajo

especiales, proporcionando experiencias memorables que

antes del inicio de eventos.

dejen huella en cada uno de los destinos en los que operamos maximizando el retorno de inversión a los accionistas.

Somos la primer compañía en implementar la cultura del

IVI DMC² asegura sus servicios con una póliza de responsabilidad civil por 5 millones de dólares en México y

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por 3 millones de euros en nuestros destinos en el caribe y centroamérica por cada evento. •

OUR 10

COMMANDMENTS

Contamos con un equipo humano inteligente, experimentado, entusiasta y honesto con más de 7,301 testimoniales

2. We shall not consider anything to be impossible

demostrando su eficiencia desde 1986. •

Estamos certificados como ADMC por ADMEI en Latinoamérica desde el 2008 en la oficina de IVI DMC² Caribe Mexicano

1. The client comes first

y desde el 2018 en la oficina de IVI DMC² Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit. •

Nos preocupamos por nuestros clientes y por ello contamos con un plan de emergencia y contingencia para ofrecer protección proactiva a todos nuestros clientes a través de nuestro propio personal capacitado en primeros auxilios, reanimación cardiopulmonar y preparación profesional para

4. The client deserves more than he/she expects

3. We shall fulfill everything we promise

responder rápidamente ante cualquier emergencia. •

IVI DMC² es reconocida como la principal red de DMCs en México, el Caribe y América Central, con 8 oficinas en copropiedad en 5 países diferentes, cubriendo 31+ destinos.

IVI DMC² cuenta con la Fundación Amigos of The Planet, implementando proyectos de responsabilidad social.

6. We shall value our own people as we value our clients

5. Our company's reputation depends on all of us

7. The client is

IVI DMC² ha sido reconocido por Special Events entre los 25 mejores DMCs en el mundo de los últimos años.

8. We shall not

the sole judge of the quality of our service

covet praise unless we strive constantly to earn it

9. We shall

10. Our solar system contains no lonely superstars

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not forget that there is always room for improvement

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Contact IVI DMC2 Jose-Manuel GARCIA, CDS Founder jmgarcia@ividmc.travel

Jose-Manuel (Manolo) GARCIA, CIS, CMS, CCM President manolo@ividmc.travel

Headquarters

Av. Acanceh 1-01, SM. 15 Cancun, Quintana Roo 77505, Mexico Tel: +52 (998) 287 1700 • ividmc.travel

Caribbean IVI DMC² Cuba Alejandro DEBASA, CMS Regional Managing Director adebasa@ividmc.travel Av. Acanceh 1-01, Sm. 15, Cancun, Quintana Roo 77505, Mexico Tel. +52 (998) 287 1700

IVI DMC² Dominican Republic Francisco BAEZA, DMCP Vice President of Operations fbaeza@ividmc.travel

Raquel MIJARES, CIS, DMCP Corporate Marketing Director rmijares@ividmc.travel

Mexico IVI DMC² Los Cabos Yazmin ELOSEGUI, DMCP Destination Managing Director yelosegui@ividmc.travel Colina Esmeralda Mz. 9 Lt. 11, Residencial Colinas Plus San Jose del Cabo, BCS 23444, Mexico Tel. +52 (624) 146 9325

IVI DMC² Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit & Central Mexico Jaime NELO, CMS, DMCP Destination Managing Director jnelo@ividmc.travel Gansos s/n Plaza Marina, Office 147, Marina Vallarta Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco 48335, Mexico Tel. +52 (55) 5559 5900

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Ramon RIJO, CIS Regional Managing Director rrijo@ividmc.travel Av. Barcelo, Plaza C&E, Local 3B Bavaro, Punta Cana, Altagracia 23000 Dominican Republic Tel. +1 (809) 455 2066

Central America IVI DMC² Costa Rica Ligia VARGAS, CIS Regional Managing Director lvargas@ividmc.travel P.O. Box: 1781-1250, San Antonio de Escazu Escazu San Jose, Costa Rica Tel. +(506) 2288 4318

IVI DMC² Panama David JOHNSON, CIS Associate Regional Managing Director djohnson@ividmc.travel 39th East St & Peru Av., Bella Vista Business Point Bld., Office #23 Panama City, 0819 Panama Tel: + (507) 294 2573, Ext. 323

LOVE + PASSION + DISCIPLINE + KNOWLEDGE + COST-VALUE + EFFICIENCY = SUCCESSFUL MANAGEMENT

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Timeline 15 to 20

Billion Years Ago Big Bang

4.5 4

Billion Years Ago Formation of Earth

Billion Years Ago Origin of Life

65 800 BC

Million Years Ago Dinosaurs extinction

Greek Empire

Christ

M&E TIPS MEETING ROOM SETUP STYLES MENU PLANNING TIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS GROUPS FORMULAS FOR FOOD AND BEVERAGES A/V KEY TIPS FOR MEETING & EVENT PLANNERS DETERMINING ROOM CAPACITY

1760 AD

Industrial Revolution

1776 AD 1789 AD

United States Declaration of Independence

French Revolution

1986 AD

Foundation of IVI DMC²

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MEETING ROOM

MENU PLANNING

Different set-ups allow for different types of learning and audience participation or interactions. Choose a room that will help you achieve your objectives for your event:

Endeavor to balance flavors (sweet, tart, salty, sour, bland), colors (aim for contrast), textures (crispy, chewy, soft, firm), shapes and sizes (flat, round, long, short, shredded, chopped), temperatures (hot soup, cold salad, warm dessert), and preparation methods (sauteed, grilled, oasted, steamed...).

SETUP STYLES

Banquet • Round tables for 8-12 people situated throughout the lounge • A stage can be included Cocktail • Ideal for openings, closings, and welcoming events • A buffet can be included Classroom • Ideal for exams or training • Participants have their own work areas U-Shape • Chairs are placed around the outside of the U • The center area is ideally designed for the presenter Theater • Ideal for product launches, presentations, etc. • Used for large audience presentations Imperial • One central table

These are some of the most common layouts; however, there are other types such as: Mount V, Cabaret, etc.

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Tips to vary meals and give achievers different food experiences during the events:

Style of service • American-style • Family-style • Buffet • Cafeteria-style • Box lunches • Food stations • Butler-passed hors-d’oeuvres • French or Russian service Entrée selection • Consider dual entrées: Beef, lobster or shrimp • Salads (add meat, chicken, or shrimp) Vegetables and starches • Potatoes: Fried, baked, boiled, roasted, mashed, or twice-baked • Rice: White, brown, wild, long-grain, pilaf, risotto, etc.

• Pasta in its many shapes and sizes • Vegetables: With seasonal choices make sure the chef does not repeat them Beverages • Add lemonade, iced tea, unique juice blends, or bottled water • Include drinks with local flair such as margaritas, local wines, mojitos, etc. Coffee breaks and continental breakfasts (may vary each day) • Breads: Whole wheat, whole grain, sourdough, muffins, sweet breads • Juices: Orange, grapefruit, apple, cranberry • Fruit: Whole fruit, slices, cubes, kebabs

Help attendees who are allergic to some foods avoid them by including a list of ingredients and placing a label on all buffet foods or a printed menu on each table for plated events.

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TIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL

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The organization of an international event may require more attention to detail than a domestic one. Language and communication barriers require prior planning in order to successfully achieve your goals.

During planning it is important to consider several factors including: 1. Check both international airports and airlines that fly nearest the city holding your event. 2. Try to anticipate late departures, late arrivals, and possible traffic so your attendees arrive to your event on time. 3. Incorporate cultural references, such as using local musicians, artists, and regional culinary specialties. 4. Awareness of cultural differences is needed in order to solve or clarify possible issues. 5. Ask your attendees how they want to be introduced (by first/last name). 6. Identify the process of greeting which is laden with cultural expectations. 7. Provide written materials in advance. 8. Proper use of language rather than jargon or buzzwords.

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9. Understand customs regulations for shipping or carrying of goods and materials. 10. The perception of time and the concept of punctuality differs from place to place. It is good to bear that in mind when determining the starting and finishing times of sessions.

Regarding the destination: 1. Accessibility, airports, and other means of entry. 2. Traditions and customs. 3. Immigration regulations on entry of citizens from different countries. 4. Requirements for entering the country. 5. Restrictions and health requirements. 6. Bank holidays and working hours. 7. Languages ​​spoken. 8. Current sociopolitical climate and its possible implications on safety. 9. Conditions of weather and seasons during group dates.

FOR FOOD AND BEVERAGES

Waiter service Breakfast Lunch Dinner Buffet Staff Bar

Russian 1 waiter for every 15 participants Plated 1 waiter for every 16 to 20 participants Buffet 1 waiter for every 4 tables Same as breakfast French 1 waiter for every 8-10 participants Plated 1 waiter for every 16 to 20 participants Buffet 1 waiter for every 4 tables One service line for every 75-100 participants One bar for every 100-125 participants

Alcohol consumption per person: Amount allowed varies and is subject to government regulations and local customs. First hour 1.5 drinks Second hour 1 additional drink 2-hour reception 3-4 glasses of wine Wine for dinner 1.5 to 2 cups, 4oz. (3-4 bottles of wine for 10 people) Beverage service:

First hour: 50% male / 50% female = 2.25 drinks estimated 26 oz. bottle = 21-24 drinks • Bottle of wine = 5 cups 1 gallon of coffee = 20 cups, 6 oz. Formulas: Number of participants = Total estimated drink beverages that are needed for the event Total beverages between drinks per bottle = Total number of bottles

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A/V KEY TIPS

FOR MEETING AND EVENT PLANNERS

• The sound system should be arranged in an unobtrusive manner. • Make sure the volume is set up in advance. • Check the audio sounds closest to the podium. • Walk about to check the audio throughout the site. • Determine the number of channels you need by considering the following: - How many speakers will you have in your room? - How many microphones will you have for audience Q&A? - How many computers will need to be used for audio? - Will you record the session? • Avoid feedback by checking where the audio speakers are located and make sure your microphone/lavalier doesn’t cross in front of it. • Consider putting tape on the ground to indicate the boundaries for your presenters. • Determine if there are different switches to manage lighting over the presentation screen that are separate for the rest of the room. • Test lighting with both light-colored and dark-colored backgrounds.

• Get the right amount of lighting by considering the exact lumens (the amount of light) that each bulb emits: - Break out session: 2500 lumens - Presentation: 5000 lumens - Small general session: 7500 lumens • Remember that a rear-projector will require more room than a front-projector. • Make sure there are enough electrical outlets available and that they do not become overloaded. • Surge protectors can be used to protect equipment and increase the number of outlets available for safety purposes. • Provide desktop outlets as a power source to utilize more space in the conference room. • Use cable protectors to cover cables running across the conference room floor (black duct or gaffer tape can be used). • Estimate the pieces of electronic equipment that will be used and where to plug them into outlets. • Double check the inputs on each piece of sound equipment or other audiovisual to make sure your cabling is effective. • Include items such as Mac adapters for LCD projectors or miniplug adapters for connecting laptops to sound systems.

DETERMINING

ROOM CAPACITY*

Type Space per person Notes Standup reception 9 – 10 ft2 (0.84 - 0.93 m2) – Theater seating 12 – 13 ft2 (1.1 – 1.2 m2) About 24 in. (61 cm) of comfortable for less than 60 people space between rows. Theater seating 11 – 12 ft2 (1.0 – 1.2 m2) – for 60 to 300 people Theater seating 10 – 11 ft2 (0.93 – 1.0 m2) – for more than 300 people Schoolroom seating 17 – 22 ft2 (1.6 – 2.9 m2) This allows for rectangular tables that are 6/8 ft. (1.8/2.4 m) long and 18 in. person and 3.5 ft. (.91 m) between tables as a minimum for optimum comfort. Banquet seating 13.5 ft2 (1.25 m2) (60 in. /152 cm diameter) Eight people per table Banquet seating 13.5 ft2 (1.25 m2) (66 in. /168 cm diameter) Nine people per table Banquet seating 13.5 ft2 (1.25 m2) (72 in. /183 cm diameter) Ten people per table

A 12 ft. center-to-center separation is best for maximum comfort and safety. A 12.5 ft. center-to-center separation is best for maximum comfort and safety. A 13 ft. center-to-center separation is best for maximum comfort and safety.

The area used by staging, any other decor elements, or hard impediments must be taken into account and deducted from the total useable area. The calculation for capacity is therefore given by the following formula: Capacity = Usable area Area per person Capacity = (Room length x Room depth) – (Room length x Stage depth) Area per person (*) STAGING OR OTHER ELEMENTS SUCH AS DECOR IN THE VENUE NOT CONSIDERED. SOURCE: CIC MANUAL

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TEN-YEAR

The timeless colors of

CALENDAR PLANNER

Mexico

AZTEC CALENDAR The calendars influenced all aspects of Aztec life. They were a tool for planning farming and commercial tasks, religious ceremonies, festivals, and war. The Sun Stone or Stone of the Five Eras, known as Aztec Calendar is a late post-classic Mexica sculpture housed in the National Anthropology Museum in Mexico City, and is 358 cm (11.75 ft) in diameter and 98 cm (3.22 ft) thick, and it weighs about 24 tons. In the center of the monolith is the face of the solar deity, Tonatiuh.

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Oct 12 Columbus Day USA Oct 12 Thanksgiving Day CAN Oct 31 Halloween Nov 11 Remembrance Day CAN Nov 11 Veterans Day USA Nov 26 Thanksgiving Day USA Dec 24 Christmas Eve Dec 25 Christmas Dec 26 Boxing Day CAN Dec 31 New Year’s Eve

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MARCH

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23/30 24/31 25 26 27 28 29

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

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NOVEMBER

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Jan 01 New Year’s Day Jan 06 Epiphany Jan 18 Martin Luther King USA Feb 02 Groundhog Day Feb 14 Valentine’s Day Feb 15 President USA /Family CAN Mar 08 Commonwealth Day CAN Mar 17 St. Patrick’s Day Mar 26 Good Friday Mar 28 Easter Sunday

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

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Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24/31 25 26 27 28 29 30

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

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Oct 11 Columbus Day USA Oct 11 Thanksgiving Day CAN Oct 31 Halloween Nov 11 Remembrance Day CAN Nov 11 Veterans Day USA Nov 25 Thanksgiving Day USA Dec 24 Christmas Eve Dec 25 Christmas Dec 26 Boxing Day CAN Dec 31 New Year’s Eve

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