CLEAR FOR TAKE OFF! LAS PALOMAS BEACH AND GOLF RESORT’S NEW PACKAGES MARK THE START OF COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS FROM U.S.

Puerto Peñasco’s Original Luxury Resort Offers Incentives to Hop on-Board the New Aeromexico Connect Flights to This Burgeoning Destination

There is no time like the present to fly away to Mexico’s newest haven for sweet living— at Las Palomas Beach and Golf Resort in Puerto Peñasco, Sonora Mexico. On Oct. 30th, Aeromexico started the first commercial air service from the U.S. to this seaside, resort town located on the Sea of Cortez via its regional carrier, Aeromexico Connect (formerly Aerolitoral). The 33-passenger direct flight departs from Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays for a starting rate of $323 USD round-trip.

To coincide with the launch of the first international flights to this up-and-coming destination, Puerto Peñasco’s most luxurious resort announces its 2008 packages creating incentives so enticing that consumers will be able to easily take-off for a fall getaway and still have plenty of pocket change left over to fund holiday shopping! Better yet, they can spend the holidays south of the border and exchange gifts in one of Las Palomas’ comfortable and luxurious condo-suites, as no holiday blackout dates apply to the packages listed below! With rates this low, why not spend a Christmas in Mexico?

Las Palomas Beach and Golf Resort NEW Packages for 2008:

· Golf Package: Includes luxury ocean view accommodations, one round of golf at the Links at Las Palomas, daily breakfast, welcome drink and two children under 12 stay free. Prices start at $149 per person, per night for a double occupancy one bedroom suite.

· Introductory Family Package: Includes luxury ocean view accommodations, daily breakfast, two children under 12 stay free, welcome drink. Prices start at $99 per person, per night for a double occupancy one bedroom suite.

“Announcing these packages just builds on the resort and destination’s current momentum. In September we were the primary venue for the annual U.S.-Mexico Border Governors Conference and personally hosted all of the governors in attendance including California Gov. Schwarzenegger. Now the flights from Los Angeles make our world-class resort accessible to travelers from all over the U.S,” says Fernando Garcia Rosette, Managing Director of the resort.

About Las Palomas
Las Palomas Beach and Golf Resort is located in Puerto Peñasco, a burgeoning coastal destination in Sonora, Mexico. Also known as Rocky Point, Puerto Peñasco has been a favorite vacation spot for Arizona residents because of its short drive distance. Puerto Peñasco is undergoing a massive transformation as a luxurious, yet affordable, destination.

Leading the evolution is Las Palomas, a 350-acre golf community located on Sandy Beach on the Sea of Cortez. The master plan, designed by Swaback Partners, includes some 2,000 residences, each individually owned, at prices ranging from $340,000 to $1.9 million (US). Las Palomas offers the area’s only par 72, 18-hole championship semi-private golf course — the only authentic links course in the southwest — designed by Forrest Richardson & Associates and rated number one by Golf Inc. magazine for International Development.

Visitors can now enjoy 400 spacious one- to five-bedroom individually furnished condo-hotel units ranging from 1,063 to 6,753 square feet, each with a private ocean view terrace and range from $175 to $875 nightly. Las Palomas condos are fully equipped with wireless Internet, satellite television, DVD, gourmet kitchen, laundry room, and Gilchrist & Soames bath products. Resort amenities include a three-acre infinity-edge pool, lazy river, water slide, heated whirlpool and fitness center. Current meeting space includes 890 square feet of space. A 5,000 square-foot Meetings and Conventions center was completed in August of 2007 and 34,400 square foot full-service spa will be complete in 2008. An on-site hospital and a retail shopping village also are planned Under the culinary direction of of one of Mexico’s most acclaimed chefs, Executive Chef Patrick Louis, La Maria Bistro & Bar offers Mexican and International Fusion cuisine, Citron delivers artistically plated French fine dining, Salutte pool bar features authentic Mexican small plates, appetizers, and drinks, and the Sushi Bar offers fresh fish rolls and poolside libations. A series of packages is offered, ranging from golf and honeymoon to special winter and summer offerings.

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