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Los Cabos Named 2012 Golf Destination of the Year by IAGTO

Mexican Beach Resort Tops the List of Latin American & Caribbean Golf Destinations

Los Cabos, Mexico (November 18, 2011) – The Los Cabos Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce that Los Cabos has been named the 2012 Latin America & Caribbean Golf Destination of the Year by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO).

“As Mexico’s premiere golf destination, Los Cabos is home to some of the world’s best courses,” said Gonzalo Franyutti, President of the Los Cabos CVB. “We are thrilled to be included in IAGTO’s list of the top Golf Destinations for 2012 and hold this honor in the highest regard.”

IAGTO’s awards are voted on by more than 380 golf tour operators from 55 different countries. In determining the best performing golf destinations each year, tour operators consider customer satisfaction, quality of golf courses & accommodations, value for money, professional conduct of suppliers, support from the local tourism industry, and accessibility to tee times.

As Mexico’s golf mecca, Los Cabos is home to an impressive collection of championship golf courses with designs from such golf legends as Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman and Pete Dye. With several new courses in various stages of development, Los Cabos continues to solidify its position as one of the world’s premiere golf destinations.

For travelers looking for great golf deals, several Los Cabos hotels and resorts have developed special TIME2GOLF packages that include complimentary rounds of golf and special amenities, soothing sport massages, cart and club rental and much more. For a complete list of golf packages, please visit the official Los Cabos website at www.TIME2CABO.com.

For additional information or to view a full list of winners, please visit www.iagto.com.

Los Cabos, located at the tip of the 1,000-mile long Baja Peninsula, is home to award-winning hotels and resorts, championship golf courses, rejuvenating spas, world-class sport fishing and much more. With a unique landscape of dramatic desert and white sand beaches, Los Cabos is an exotic escape within easy reach of most U.S. cities.