2009 Archive


Cozumel news stories from 2009.

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Mexico Commended For Flu Response

Mexico's response to the flu scare was praised by the World Health Organization (WHO) and others, during a two-day summit of health ministers and officials in Cancun, near Cozumel, which finished on Thursday.

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Food Celebration In Playa Del Carmen

Mouths will be watering and tastebuds tingling in Playa del Carmen this September, at the Taste of Playa 2009 International Food Festival.

Last week, organizers announced this exciting new event to showcase the unique gastronomic visions and creativity of over 35 of the best local restaurants.

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Cozumel Hotel 4th Best In World

Cozumel hotel, the Presidente InterContinental, was named the 4th best hotel in the world recently, by top travel website Expedia.

It was also the top hotel in Mexico in the Insiders' Select 2009 list, chosen by the website's customers and experts.

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Cozumel "Island Of Peace"

Cozumel will be named the "Island of Peace" next Monday and awarded a special banner.

The prestigious flag, whose previous recipients include the Dalai Lama, will be raised at a special ceremony in the Quintana Roo Park.

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New Detroit-Cozumel Direct Flights

Delta Airlines will start a new non-stop route between Detroit and Cozumel on December 19, 2009.

Carlos Santos, spokesman for Delta, told This is Cozumel that the new route will fly round-trip every Saturday.

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