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Old 08-26-2019, 02:17 PM   #11
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#4 Adults Only All-Inclusive Resort -Cabo San Lucas


Le Blanc Spa Resort:


I always save the best for last !


This is a large 375 room,newly-built, 5 star state of the art, opulent resort - a sister to it's 2 or 3year old resort in Cancun on the east coast.


I'd never seen or heard of any A.I-A.O. as magnificent as this one, and my wife and I couldn't pass it up - we'vebooked it for a week for March next spring.


Both this resort and it's sister havereceived unbelievable rave reviews from the outset - this one in Los Cabos


-approx. 30 minutes from the airport, boasts 8 world class restaurants where itis said you'll have unique and sensational culinary experiences prepared by topmexican chefs.


There are 6 bars and 4 poolswell-located on the lush grounds. 95% of reviews to date report that theaccommodations, food and service are absolutely second to none.


Several reviewers have actually ratedthis 5 star resort as being 6 stars !


Of course, this obviously superb,one-of-a-kind new resort comes at a price. A middle of the road Royal DeluxeOceanview room will price out this 7 nights for 2 all-inclusive with flights,likely into the $ 6,000. to $ 7,000. USD range.


But I'll comment no more, and let the125 photos of this place say it all !


Hopefully this link will produce themfor you. If it doesn't, simply google a link for 'Le Blanc Spa Resort - LosCabos - Expedia'


https://www.expedia.ca/Los-Cabos-Hot...el-Information



BTW, I've concentrated on west coastresorts mainly because we're in Vancouver and can readily fly direct non-stopto these locations in under 4 hours. It should appeal mostly to you folksliving on or near the west coast, since your lower flight costs should lessen the $$$burden.
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Old 08-26-2019, 06:19 PM   #12
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Over 125 views to date, but there doesn't seem to be much interest, with the possible exceptions of bbqcoder and GG -


August too early to be in a vacation frame of mind, or the venues not appealing, I suppose ?
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Old 08-26-2019, 06:59 PM   #13
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Sorry, just not interested in a Mexico vacation. Your resort reports appear to be comprehensive.
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Old 08-26-2019, 07:31 PM   #14
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Over 125 views to date, but there doesn't seem to be much interest, with the possible exceptions of bbqcoder and GG -


August too early to be in a vacation frame of mind, or the venues not appealing, I suppose ?

Hi, Paul. You've gotten a lot of views on your posts, and the venues do sound very appealing! Would love to go there. There are several of us here who have home issues at the moment and can't just drop everything to plan a trip. Thank you so much for sharing!
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Old 08-26-2019, 08:02 PM   #15
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Sorry, just not interested in a Mexico vacation. Your resort reports appear to be comprehensive.
Thanks for expressing your view Andy - it's a fair comment - many people have no interest in Mexico for vacationing.

I'm curious though - may I ask what type of vacation you find appealing ?

Over the years, my wife and I have undertaken a lot of different types of vacationing - from month long car tours of European countries - (loved France & Italy for this )- to visits to a number of Asian hot spots like Bali, Singapore & Hong Kong - to renting oceanfront villas cost-shared with friends in several Caribbean islands - some more than once - to building and enjoying our own an oceanfront villa in Provo, in the Turks & Caicos, as a shared investment, rented out for 5 years, before selling when it got to be a lot of work.

But of course as we've aged, we've moved on to easier vacationing approaches, to be closer to home, have less 'getting there' hassles, and of course at less cost - and found that all-inclusive mexican resorts in excellent climate & weather have fit the bill recently.
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Old 08-26-2019, 08:08 PM   #16
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Hi, Paul. You've gotten a lot of views on your posts, and the venues do sound very appealing! Would love to go there. There are several of us here who have home issues at the moment and can't just drop everything to plan a trip. Thank you so much for sharing!
Many thanks Cheryl - your positive comments are most appreciated.
If, as and when you get the opportunity to plan a vacation trip, please don't hesitate to PM me if you feel I can be of any help in selecting.

Everyone needs a vacation every once in a while, don't they ?
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Thanks for the reviews, Paul. It's good to have some feedback for when we plan a trip to take next year.

Do these places have the option of going not-all-inclusive? I try to not eat/drink a lot on vacation to maintain my health/fitness. With all-inclusive, one might eat/drink more to get a return on their "investment" but in reality, you're punishing your body.
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Wondering if you two are travel agents, RMM and BBQ...?
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Thanks for the reviews, Paul. It's good to have some feedback for when we plan a trip to take next year.

Do these places have the option of going not-all-inclusive? I try to not eat/drink a lot on vacation to maintain my health/fitness. With all-inclusive, one might eat/drink more to get a return on their "investment" but in reality, you're punishing your body.
Absolutely - we usually book through Air Canada Vacations where you can either select all-inclusive (for all meals), or no meals at all, or European plan - breakfast only.

If you're in the U.S., I'm certain you could book through Expedia, or whoever, and get similar options with corresponding pricing.
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Wondering if you two are travel agents, RMM and BBQ...?
No way, Cheryl, we're just regular vacationers, but retired quite some time ago, and through experience of booking & doing, we've gained a lot of knowledge of what to look for and expect.
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