SOURCE: Brisas Hotels & Resorts

Brisas Chicas y Margaritas

August 27, 2009 10:15 ET

Brisas Hotels & Resorts Launches Bilingual Girlfriend Getaway Facebook Campaign

Winner Wins a Trip for 4 Girlfriends to a Brisas' Beach Resort in Mexico; Become a Fan, Post an Entry and $1 Will Be Donated to Fondo Para la Paz, Helping Rural Communities in Mexico; Entries Can Be Posted in English, Spanish or Both

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - August 27, 2009) - Brisas Hotels & Resorts, a leading Mexico hotel chain, launches 'Brisas Chicas y Margaritas,' a Bilingual Girlfriend Getaway Facebook campaign aimed at both giving away a trip to four friends as well as raising funds for Fondo Para La Paz, a group that helps rural communities in remote parts of Mexico. The 'Brisas Chicas y Margaritas' contest invites U.S. residents over 21 to upload a photo of an item that best describes what friendship means to them, along with a description no longer than 140 characters long of why they chose that item. Brisas Hotels & Resorts will donate $2,000 to Fondo Para La Paz once the Fan Page reaches 2,000 fans. The contest runs until September 17th, 2009 and the winner will be announced on September 30th, 2009.

"Brisas Hotels & Resorts is honored to be able to celebrate the strong ties of friendship with the 'Brisas Chicas y Margaritas' campaign," states Pilar Arizmendi, U.S. spokesperson for Brisas Hotels & Resorts. "With this campaign we aim at impacting the lives of others by inspiring women across the nation to come together to celebrate friendship -- while at the same time helping those in need."

To enter the 'Brisas Chicas y Margaritas' Facebook contest, participants must:

--  Be 21 years or older and a U.S. resident
--  Have a Facebook Profile
--  Become a Fan of Brisas Hotels & Resorts
--  Choose one unique, creative item that best represents the meaning of
    friendship to you
--  Post a picture of this item and write a description of 140 characters
    or less - in English, Spanish or Spanglish
    

Judging will be made by the Brisas Hotels & Resorts Team based on creativity. The winner, who will be notified via a message to their Facebook email, can travel with her three girlfriends between October 1st and December 15th, 2009.

The winner of the 'Brisas Chicas y Margaritas' Campaign will receive:

--  3 days - 2 night stay for four people (participant + three
    girlfriends) at one of Brisas Hotels & Resorts beach properties
--  4 airline tickets to the destination courtesy of AeroMexico
--  Brisas Pool Side Welcome Margaritas upon arrival to celebrate their
    friendship
    

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About Brisas Hotels & Resorts

Brisas Hotels & Resorts is one of Mexico's luxury hotel leaders operating four resort properties: Las Brisas Acapulco, Las Brisas Huatulco, Las Brisas Ixtapa and Las Hadas Manzanillo and three corporate properties: Galeria Plaza in Mexico City, Galeria Plaza Veracruz and Hacienda Jurica in Queretaro.

Brisas Hotels & Resorts is world renowned for providing unparalleled personalized service and luxury accommodations in a warm, friendly environment in exotic resorts as well as in city center locations.

Las Brisas Acapulco, Las Brisas Ixtapa and its restaurant Portofino, as well as Las Hadas in Manzanillo including its restaurant Legazpi are all winners of the 2009 AAA Four Diamond Award. For reservations please visit www.brisas.com.mx or call (888) 599-4329. For group sales please call: 1-866-RELAX-MX / or 1-866-735-2969.

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