The Gánigo 2012 Awards

Gánigo 2012 Awards Sandos San Blas Nature Resort & Golf, located in Tenerife (Canary Islands) celebrated the Gánigo 2012 awards ceremony, a recognition San Miguel de Abona city council gives this year to  honor the pay tribute to everyone who contributed during the year in the region development. This event, celebrated every year by “Centro de Iniciativas […]

Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos

Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos November 1-2, 2012 To celebrate dia de los muertos, Mexicans place traditional alters in their homes or on gravesites to honor their deceased.  These altars typically feature symbolic objects or ofrendas (offerings) such as sugar skulls, marigolds, favorite foods and drinks of the departed, pictures of or possessions of the […]

Mayan Celebration of Life and Hope

Life and Hope The Mayan calender celebrates life and hope. According to archeological studies in ancient Mayan cities throughout Mexico and Central America, the Mayan calendar has three main counts or forms: The Lunar or Feminine Count (Tun’Uc), which represents the cycles of moon, the Tzokiln, recording the cycles of the sun, and the Long […]

Jace Rivers Award-winning Photojournalist

Jace Rivers On October 19th and 20th, 2012 Sandos Caracol Eco Resort and Spa had the pleasure of hosting Jace Rivers, a US-based photographer, who visited Sandos Caracol to create a photo pictorial of the Xcalacoco Experience and our Mayan ceremonies. An internationally award-winning photojournalist, Jace specializes in outdoor photography and has covered stories in […]

Sustainable Tourism Sandos

New Partnership in Sustainable Tourism On October 12, 2012 Sandos Caracol ECO Resort and Spa hosted a press conference to announce the launch of a new initiative to offer alternative tourism packages to our visitors.  In keeping with our mission to promote sustainable tourism practices, Sandos Caracol will be partnering with Corazon y Vida Maya […]