Last updated: 10:13 PM ET, Mon March 18 2013

Mazatlan Tourism Industry Begins to Reignite

Destination & Tourism | Claudette Covey | March 18, 2013

Mazatlan Tourism Industry Begins to Reignite

Mazatlan tourism officials attending the 38th annual Tianguis Turistico in Puebla say Mazatlan is rising from the ashes. The destination, whose tourism numbers have suffered in the last several years because of safety issues, is in the process of working on a strategic new tourism plan – 11 million of which is invested in the U.S. market – to boost tourism numbers that have already begun to rise, according to Carlos Berdegue, vice present of the Mazatlan Hotel Association and president and CEO of El Cid Resorts.

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