NYC Partners With Mexico City to Boost Tourism Between Two Destinations

Hotel pools at Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa and Langara, The Penthouse at Sandy Cove Barbados

Times SquareNYC & Company has partnered with Mexico City Mayor Dr. Miguel Angel Mancera Espinosa, and representatives from Mexico City’s promotional company Fondo Mixto de Promocion Turistica del Distrito Federal (FMPT) and Aeromexico to increase tourism between Mexico City and New York City.

RELATED STORY: Skal International Visits NYC & Company

NYC & Company CEO George Fertitta and FMPT General Director Armando Lopez Cardenas were on hand to sign a media asset-sharing agreement valued at USD $250,000 each with Mayor Mancera serving as witness. The one-year agreement includes a reciprocal multimedia marketing exchange between the two destinations and a special, limited-time Aeromexico $399 roundtrip airfare deal on its four daily flights, including the recently launched luxury 787 Dreamliner.  Aeromexico’s CEO, Dr. Andres Conesa, was also present. The event took place at Mexico City’s City Hall. 


Like this story? Subscribe to Daily News & Deals!

Featuring breaking news on the latest product launches, deals, sales promotions, and executive appointments. Be sure to sign-up for this free industry daily newsletter.

RELATED STORY: Aeromexico Launches New Route From Las Vegas to Hermosillo

In support and celebration of this agreement Aeromexico will be offering a reduced $399 roundtrip fare aboard the Dreamliner with more seats and amenities. The special, limited-time Aeromexico fare must be purchased by November 22 for round-trip travel to either destination now through March 31, 2014.  The valid travel booking period is from today through Nov. 22, 2013.  The valid travel periods from Oct. 28, 2013 to March 31, 2014 with the following exceptions:  Nov. 1-4, 2013; Nov. 27 to Dec. 5, 2013; Dec. 15, 2013 to Jan. 10, 2014; Jan. 29 to Feb. 4, 2014; and Feb. 14-18, 2014.

For more information or to book, visit

Suggested Articles:

Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona has compiled several events that travelers need to be aware of, each showcasing the very best of Barcelona. Read more.

The Beaumont has announced a new initiative to be 95 percent plastic-free with its guest body and haircare products. Read more here.

Belmond introduces new suites and over-the-top journeys on its trains and river cruises, as well as fun classes at its hotels. Check it out.