Day of the Dead Altars in Sandos Caracol

  Day of the Dead Altars in Sandos On November 1, 2012 Sandistas in Sandos Caracol gathered to present tranditional altars for Day of the Dead.  Our Sandistas participated in this competition by department, and we had teams representing the housekeeping, Spa Sandos, restaurants, bar, maintenence, and entertainment departments.  All of these altars displayed traditional offerings […]

Sandos Participates Annual Sea Turtle Festival

Annual Sea Turtle Festival On October 28, 2012 Sandos Hotels and Resorts had the honor of participating in the 10th annual Sea Turtle Festival, a series of workshops, lectures, and ceremonies organized to celebrate the end of the sea turtle nesting season.  The event is organized by a group of businesses and environmental non-profits from […]

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 […]