Crystal Agent Retreat to #Unstoppable Los Cabos

Apple Vacations hosted their annual Crystal Agency Retreat in Los Cabos, Mexico from November 12th through 15th at Secrets Puerto Los Cabos Resort & Spa.

In addition to celebrating the accomplishments of the top producing agencies, the retreat encouraged agents in attendance to get out and explore Los Cabos, experience the destination and see first-hand the ongoing recovery efforts post Hurricane Odile.

As one agent was overheard saying, “Los Cabos is an ideal destination.  There’s no damage here that would prevent someone from having a great vacation”.

We couldn’t agree more. Los Cabos is #Unstoppable.

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Apple Vacations Phancation 2015 Now On Sale

Phancation 2015

As a proud sponsor of the Philadelphia Phillies, Apple Vacation is excited to announce Phancation 2015 in Riviera Maya.

And YOU are invited! (Click here for more information)

This is Apple Vacations’ second annual Phancation. We will be returning to Riviera Maya in 2015 – this time at the beautiful Now Jade Riviera Cancun!

A Phun filled week is in store for everyone! Phancation 2015 will be hosted by Scott Palmer and will include The Phillie Phanatic, Phillies pitcher Justin DeFratus, along with Phillies alumni Larry Bowa, Greg Luzinski, and Tommy Greene.

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Brave Enough for a Cancun Whale Shark Tour?

Swimming alongside dolphins is a popular and safe adventure for vacationers in Cancun and Riviera Maya.

But what about sharks?

If you’re feeling brave, you can take part in a Whale Shark Tour! Watch and swim with enormous local Whale Sharks, a species of shark that got its name for being the size of some whales.

The best part about this excursion? Unless you’re plankton, there’s no need to fear!

 

2015 Denver Broncos Calendar Shoot at Riu Palace Mexico

Denver Broncos Cheerleaders

Denver Broncos Cheerleaders at Riu Palace Mexico

From July 10th to 17th, 26 Denver Broncos Cheerleaders and 14 staff members recently returned from beautiful Riu Palace Mexico in Riviera Maya. There, Riu Palace, Xcaret Park and Isla Mujeres played the backdrop for the team’s 2015 Swimsuit Calendar photoshoot.

Apple Vacations & Riu Hotels and Resorts will be included in the Making of the Denver Broncos Cheerleading Calendar special, which airs on Wednesday, September 24th.

The calendar is scheduled to be released at the end of August!

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Take Advantage of Local Food at Your Destination Wedding

Los Cabos - Pixan Photography

Los Cabos – Pixan Photography

Written by Ashley Surkin, AVDW Specialist 

Food is a big part of anyone’s special day and that doesn’t change on a Destination Wedding. Bring a touch of culture to your destination wedding menu with some of these local flavors.

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Destination Weddings: Dream Love in Los Cabos

Dreams Los Cabos -- Pixan Photography

Dreams Los Cabos — Pixan Photography

Written by Courtney Bradley, AVDW Specialist

Calling all West Coast couples!

If you are looking for a luxurious destination wedding in paradise look no further than the gorgeous coast of Los Cabos, Mexico. Situated at the tip of the Baja Peninsula, couples will fall in love with the turquoise waters of the Pacific Ocean and the rugged cliffs, desert vistas and stunning mountain views.

“It only rains about three times a year in Los Cabos! This almost guarantees you’ll have a warm, sunny day for a perfect wedding celebration among loved ones.”

Known for its vivacious nightlife and liveliness, Los Cabos offers a variety of attractions including its impressive Marina, world-class golf courses, deep-sea fishing excursions, whale watching expeditions, natural wildlife and vegetation, exciting nightclubs, restaurants, shopping, and so much more. Two unique excursions not to be missed include camel-back riding along the Sea of Cortez and a catamaran ride to view the famous “El Arco”, a natural rock formation in the shape of an arch, complete with a family of sea lions sun bathing nearby.

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Top 5 Reasons to Visit All-Inclusive Puerto Vallarta

Written by Elizabeth Bondelid, AV E-Commerce Merchandising Coordinator

Swaying palm trees, golden sand beaches, miles of mountains, and deep blue Pacific waters only begin to describe the wonder that is Puerto Vallarta. Situated on the west coast of Mexico within the state of Jalisco, Puerto Vallarta contains everything we love about Mexico – the food, the culture, the beauty, and so on. And from the months of November to May, it’s always sunny in Puerto Vallarta. In my opinion, the biggest challenge of a Vallarta vacation is finding enough time to do everything!

A few reasons you will absolutely, uncontrollably, undyingly fall in love with Puerto Vallarta:

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