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D'Casa Destinations - Day of the Dead will have a very special meaning at UNICO 20º 87º

Catrinas, marigold flowers, skulls and an original representation of Mictlán will be part of the celebrations that will take place at UNICO 20 ° 87 ° Hotel Riviera Maya and in which its guests will be able to participate with special activities on November 1 and 2 , to remember your loved ones

Mexico City, October 14, 2021.- True to its spirit of promoting Mexican culture and heritage, enhancing our traditions, UNICO 20 ° 87 ° Hotel Riviera Maya —all-inclusive hotel, awarded the 5 diamond distinction by AAA— will commemorate the Day of the Dead - a festival that has been declared Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO - with a series of activities that honor this tradition and that will allow its guests during November to get closer to this world-renowned celebration in a very special way. , remembering their loved ones through an interactive altar and an original representation of the Mictlán (underworld).

Year after year, UNICO 20 ° 87 ° Hotel Riviera Maya designs experiences that bring its visitors closer to the most significant festivities of Mexican culture and to the emotional celebration of the Day of the Dead that took place in 2020, in which guests placed way of offering, the name of their deceased loved ones in a ribbon tree with personal thoughts and wishes, this 2021, different activities will allow them to enjoy this tradition again but now in an environment inspired by the representation of Mictlán, the place that according to the Mexica worldview, was where the deceased arrived and only those who managed to cross it, could recover their tonalli (soul) and be released to rest in peace for all eternity.

Beyond the classic altar decorated with skulls, marigold flowers, candles, the traditional bread of the dead, Catrinas touring the property and other elements that allude to the Day of the Dead, this year UNICO 20 ° 87 ° Hotel Riviera Maya has reserved a special space For guests to make their own offering in the corridor that leads to Bar Balam and which, framed by neon lights, will immerse them in a true journey through Mictlán where they can write the names of their deceased loved ones in ink on commemorative cards fluorescent and in the same tones, make strokes of special meaning with body paint, in such a way that in an environment of complete darkness, the name of that person and the hand of the person who wrote it, will light up as a symbol of connection.

The experience will continue with live performances by a group of regional Mexican music, decorations and other special activations and will culminate in the lifting of the cards, previously written by the guests, in specially designed boxes, and thus they will be returned again to whoever wrote them. so that you can take them as souvenirs at the end of your stay and thus remember this beautiful tradition that symbolizes the return of souls to their resting place.

In the midst of copal scent, confetti and classic melodies, UNICO 20 ° 87 ° Hotel Riviera Maya celebrates the Day of the Dead by respectfully remembering those who advanced on the path of life, through authentic experiences that allow its visitors to learn of local culture and get closer to the most beautiful Mexican traditions that have been worthy of international recognition.

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