Celebrate Cozumel’s 500th Anniversary at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel

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El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel is the perfect resort destination in Cozumel for travelers to experience the culturally significant events taking place in May, but also year-round for guests seeking a vacation where they can reconnect with their friends, relax, and recharge.

El Cid Resorts; the award-winning, luxury resort group and El Cid Vacations Club is proud to take in part in the monumental 500th anniversary for the city of Cozumel from May 1-13.

Cozumel will come alive with culture sharing its traditions with tourists and locals with a festival that will pay tribute to the unique history of the city. Originally named Kusamil; or Land of the Swallows, on May 3rd, the city will celebrated 500 years since the arrival of Spanish explorer Juan Grijalva. Festivities included reenactments of the sacred Mayan journey as well as the Spanish arrival on the coast of the island that took place in 1518 on Holy Cross Day. In addition to reenactments, the city will commemorate this milestone with a traditional vaqueria which consists of three events: a mass, a bullfight, and ending with traditional folk dancing. Other events include live concerts, art exhibits, a celebration of Mexican cinema, seminars with authors and journalists, and sporting events.

El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel is the perfect resort destination in Cozumel for travelers to experience the culturally significant events taking place in May, but also year-round for guests seeking a vacation where they can reconnect with their friends, relax, and recharge. Surrounded by the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean, El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel is an oceanfront paradise that is centrally located near all of Cozumel’s hot spots. El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel encourages its guests to explore the gorgeous coral reefs, the fascinating Mayan ruins, or stroll the colorful streets of San Miguel.

For almost five decades, El Cid Resorts and El Cid Vacations Club has welcomed generations of guests to all of its luxurious properties located in Mexico’s most popular destinations. Whether staying at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel in Cozumel, or the resort group’s six other properties in Cancun-Riviera Maya and Mazatlan, guests can be sure that they will be treated like family and will experience the best hospitality possible.

To experience the beauty of El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel and the culture of Cozumel please visit: https://youtu.be/FWEsSHnaDxg

For more information about El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel please visit: https://www.elcid.com/cozumel/la-ceiba-beach

About El Cid Vacations Club

El Cid Vacations Club is a global leader in the vacation ownership and resort industry, delivering a wide variety of memorable vacation experiences for members. El Cid Vacations Club continually strives to enhance its member services and guest experiences. Members are invited to take advantage of downloading the complimentary El Cid Vacations Club Member mobile app available on both the App Store and Google Play (keyword “ecvc”). This application allows members to stay up to date on the most recent news, make reservations, and always stay in contact with El Cid Vacations Club. This is the perfect opportunity for El Cid Vacations Club members to plan their next dream vacation at one of the many stunning El Cid properties. For more information, visit http://www.elcidvacationsclub.com.

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