2008 Archive


News from our archive for 2008.

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King's Cruise To Cozumel

Over 1,000 Elvis Presley fans will come to Cozumel this August, on a special cruise dedicated to the original King of rock'n'roll.

The voyage is being organized by Carnival Cruise Lines and and the St. Louis, Mo.-based Elvis Cruise company.

Jerry Schilling, longtime friend and confidante of the late Elvis will host the trip, which is officially licensed by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.

 

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Second Homes One-Third Of Properties Sold

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Vacation home survey figures.
 

Second-home sales accounted for one-third of US real estate transactions in 2007, which is close to historic norms.

This is one of the findings of a survey released last week by the National Association of Realtors (NAR).

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Half A Million Turtles In 3 Years

In the last 3 years, 6,510 nests were registered and 526,942 baby turtles released under Cozumel's Turtle Protection Program.

Last week, Christopher González Baca, the island's Deputy Director for the Environment, applauded the program's volunteers for working so hard.

 

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Turning Autism Around

Hearts Abroad, a fledgling US healthcare nonprofit from Colorado, has high hopes for the impact they will have in Cozumel.

In June, they will bring an autism expert and a child psychologist to conduct a workshop for social workers, teachers and parents.

Autism is a bio-neurological developmental disability that usually appears in children before the age of 3.

 

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Hot Property: Las Ventanas Condos

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New downtown condos.
 

Our latest hot property, Las Ventanas de Cozumel, is a planned development of 64 three bedroom units in a "gated setting" downtown.

The 3 bedroom units are priced from $179,900 to $216,900.

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