LOS CABOS, Mexico, PRNewswire/ — The beautiful destination of Los Cabos, Mexico is home to the world’s best golf courses, spas and resorts. It is also the destination of choice for world-renowned chefs and their first-class restaurants.
At the Esperanza, Executive Chef Sergio Howard and his staff host cooking classes at La Cocina del Sol every Saturday. Chef Howard works side by side with guests to prepare and sample flavorful dishes using local ingredients. Participants leave with an embroidered apron. Sessions are $95 per person plus tax and service charge. For more information, visit www.esperanzaresort.com.
New at the Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort is the “Tequila & Wine Connoisseur” package. Available until December 20, 2008, guests enjoy a welcome wine & cheese platter and 1-hour private tasting to explore the finest wines and tequila found throughout Mexico. This experience starts at $897 for 3 nights based on double occupancy. For more information, visit www.hiltonloscabos.com.
At Las Ventanas al Paraiso guests may participate in one-hour cooking lessons held in an open-air kitchen on the property’s herb garden every Saturday. Classes are $125 per person plus tax and service charge. Also available are tequila lessons, where guests gain knowledge of the distillation process, and the appropriate way to drink tequila. For more information, visit www.lasventanas.com.
Marquis Los Cabos Beach Golf Spa and Casitas Resort offers cooking classes with the property chef and wine tasting with a certified sommelier. Also available is the “Blue Cabo Food, Wine, & Tequila Getaway” with leading food and wine expert Anthony Dias Blue. This package, available December 11-14, 2008, features wine pairing dinners, tequila seminar and a ceviche cruise to the Arch aboard the hotel’s Turkish schooner. Package price is $495 per night, per person and includes accommodations, daily breakfast, one massage per person and roundtrip airport transportation. For more information, visit www.marquisloscabos.com.
With non-stop flights or convenient connections available from Los Angeles, Oakland, San Diego, San Francisco and Sacramento, California; Houston and Dallas, Texas; Portland, Oregon; Kansas City, Missouri; Atlanta, Chicago, Cincinnati, Denver, Detroit, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, New York/ Newark, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Seattle and more, Los Cabos is both accessible and exciting. For more about Los Cabos — and a copy of its informative travel planner, call 1-866-LOS-CABOS or visit www.visitloscabos.travel.