Mexico's True Spice Capital: A Taste of Mérida

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Escape Kit

  • A Seven-Day Culinary Tour of Mérida, Mexico, for One Including:
  • Six Nights of Hotel Accommodations at Hacienda Petac
  • Round-Trip Airport-to-Hotel Ground Transfers
  • All Meals, Beers, and Margaritas
  • Traditional Yucatán Cooking Class
  • Tropical Drink Demonstration Class
  • Botanas, Salsas, and Guacamole Class
  • Mérida Market Tour and Sorbet Tasting
  • Panuchos, Poc Chuc, and Tortilla Class
  • All-Day Trip to Uxmal and Cenote Visit
  • Farewell Dinner and Trova Serenade
  • 10% Discount on Spa Services
  • All Hotel and Admissions Fees
  • Priced Per Person Based on Double Occupancy (See Fine Print)

The Destination
As the home of Cancun and Playa del Carmen, Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula is known for its spice. But if you really want a taste of Mexico (and by that, we mean cuisine), you'll opt for Mérida—the region's cultural capital and epicenter of all things que delicioso. Part historical enclave and part budding metropolis, Mérida offers the perfect portion of colonial charm mixed with vibrant cosmopolitan flair. Meander down its cobblestone streets peppered with museums, plazas, and, of course, some of the best street food on the planet before hitting the town and its atmospheric night scene.

For those with an appetite for adventure and fine food,

  • "Expatriates have been flocking to the city in recent years—not only retirees but young couples with boundless energy to explore and show off their adopted home... [where] you never have to look far to find a festival, concert,... or art production."

  • escapes 30-day promise

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    the fine print

    • Vouchers may not be combined to extend stay
    • Flights are not included
    • Reservations required and subject to availability; must be booked by December 11, 2013
    • Not valid toward existing or room block reservations
    • Merchant cancellation policy applies; voucher subject to forfeiture,
    • Rates are per person based on double occupancy (two people sharing a room). Each of two guests must purchase an Escape and arrange to stay together at the property. Single occupancy requires an additional fee of $500
    • Includes Round-Trip Airport-to-Hotel Ground Transfers, All Meals, Beers, and Margaritas, Traditional Yucatán Cooking Class, Tropical Drink Demonstration Class, Botanas, Salsas, and Guacamole Class, Mérida Market Tour and Sorbet Tasting, Panuchos, Poc Chuc, and Tortilla Class, All-Day Trip to Uxmal and Cenote Visit, Farewell Dinner and Trova Serenade , a 10% Discount on Spa Services, All Hotel/Resort and Admissions Fees
    • Airfare is not included
    • Voucher does not include Passport/visa fees, gratuities, personal or baggage insurance, meals or drinks not specified by itinerary, any costs not specified as included
    • Review the State Department's website for passport/visa requirements and important announcements before traveling to your destination
    • Taxes of 13% are not included; payable at booking
    • Nights must be spent consecutively; all inclusions must be redeemed during one stay
    • The promotional value is valid only for date range purchased and may not be exchanged or redeemed for any other date
    • Other conditions apply • PROMOTIONAL VALUE EXPIRES ON December 13, 2014 • Enjoy By December 13, 2014