Year 10 Vol.1  Issue 146
MEXICO’S ICONIC SITES
WILL MAKE YOUR EVENT LEGENDARY 

Planning a meeting program in Central Mexico means a wealth of choices. Meeting and event planning choices vary from historic colonial landmarks to the charming villages of the interior; to sophisticated cities to all-inclusive resorts in remarkable coastal areas. Do you want to have an out-of-the-ordinary event? Central Mexico can really fit the bill with its copious cultural heritage such as traditions, performing arts, social practices, rituals, festive events, UNESCO sites, and a great deal of natural wonders.                                                  
What can you expect from these iconic sites? Take for instance, Guadalajara , Mexico's second-largest city; it is a favored location for meeting and event planning thanks to a thriving business, bilingual services and an exhibition center. (See pp. 4-11)
 
Guanajuato is a colonial city in Mexico's highlands, with a maze of cobbled alleys, quaint plazas, and an array of meetings-friendly hotels. Mexico City is Latin America’s largest metropolis, well equipped for meeting and event planning, with dozens of hotels and conference centers, as well as stunning historical buildings. Beautiful landscapes, stunning architecture, convenient locations await you. Book your meeting here and become an office legend! 
DQuest
DQuest.travel is a dynamic portal! It was created to assist Meeting Planners in easily locating ideal destinations, hotels, services, and activities within the group market in Latin America.  (See pp. 14, 15)
Let's Cook! 
Hot Chocolate and Churros

Hot chocolate and churros? Yes, you heard right! It is a nice treat in many places such as in Latin America and Spain. There’s no arguing with the fact that this is one of the most delicious food and drink pairings whether you’re looking for breakfast, dessert, or an afternoon snack when having a sweet tooth.
Have you ever wondered how chocolate came about? According to Wikipedia, Scholars trace the origin of the word "chocolate" to the Aztec word ...
(See p. 16)

Quick Hits: 
Dr. Travel's
Travel Tip: Easing the Fear (Part 2)

Stop those thoughts. Your mind can either be your greatest asset in overcoming your fear of flying or your greatest enemy. When the plane encounters some turbulence, for example, instead of thinking about every bump, consider all the people at amusement parks who are spending their money to be bounced around on rides. Image the joy children have on roller coasters and vividly see their exuberant smiling faces in your mind. Before you get on a plane... (See p. 17)

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Like life, the Travel and Hospitality Industries seem to move at the speed of light. As a committed B2B partner, we aim to help you keep up with the latest industry news and opportunities. CommuniQuest Incentive Travel Digest is a valuable tool that brings you the timely information and analysis that you need, with a flair for what's hot, relevant, and interesting. No matter where your group is heading, we look forward to making YOU LOOK GREAT during your next event! 

Sincerely,
Visionary, Founder, &
Master Coach IVI DMC²
Second Generation, Innovator, &
President IVI DM C ²
Destinations
Mexico
 
IVI DMC² Cancun & Riviera Maya
Raquel MIJARES, CIS
Marketing, Business & Planning Director

IVI DMC² Mexico City, Central Mexico,
Puerto Vallarta, & Riviera Nayarit
Jaime NELO, CMS, DMCP
Destination Managing Director

IVI DMC² Los Cabos
Yazmin ELOSEGUI
Destination Managing Director
Caribbean

IVI DMC² Cuba
Alejandro DEBASA, CMS
Regional Managing Director

IVI DMC² Dominican Republic
Ramon RIJO, CIS
Regional Managing Director
Central America
 
IVI DMC² Costa Rica
Sonia VARGAS
Destination Manager

IVI DMC² Panama
Ligia VARGAS, CIS
Regional Managing Director
South America

IVI DMC² South America
Jorge OROZCO, DMCP
Regional Managing Director