The Palm Beaches Welcomes Return of PEOPLExpress™




The Palm Beaches Welcomes Return of PEOPLExpressTM
Low-Cost Airline Begins Daily Service from Newport News/Williamsburg International

THE PALM BEACHES, Fla. (July 15, 2014) - Discover The Palm Beaches is pleased to announce the return of low-cost carrier PEOPLExpressTM to Palm Beach International with new daily air service from Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport in Virginia. The airline made its inaugural flight Monday, July 14 and is offering the direct Boeing 737 service six days a week with low introductory fares starting at just $56 each way.

"Thanks to our partners at PEOPLExpress and Palm Beach International Airport, this new service will open up new opportunities for The Palm Beaches," said Discover The Palm Beaches President and CEO Jorge Pesquera. "Business and leisure travelers from the Williamsburg-area now have convenient and affordable access to discover our world class hotels and resorts, restaurants, attractions, golden sandy beaches and so much more."

The new flight option comes at an opportune time for Virginians, Pesquera added, noting numerous special rates and packages for summer and fall available throughout The Palm Beaches, including the following:

• Rates starting from $369 per night at the Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa include access for four people at Loggerhead Marinelife Center, unlimited usage of non-motorized watersports, beach chairs and umbrella, a $50 resort credit and milk and homemade cookies upon arrival.
• The romantic "Sinners and Saints" package at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa includes a Turkish Rhassoul Mud Ritual for two, Garden of Eden Couples Massage with bath ritual, evening dinner under the stars in an oceanfront cabana, Fire & Soul cocktail for two by the Stir Fire Pit and more. Two-night minimum stay required.
• Surrounded by the area's best beaches, shopping, dining and nightlife in the heart of Delray Beach on the famed Atlantic Avenue, The Seagate Hotel & Spa is offering a "Summer Golf" package with rates starting at just $199 per night. It includes a round of golf at the 18-hole championship golf course at The Seagate Country Club.

For a complete list of current resort and hotel offers as well as upcoming events and attractions in The Palm Beaches visit or for special summer offers.

About Discover The Palm Beaches
Discover The Palm Beaches, formerly the Convention and Visitors Bureau, is the official tourism marketing corporation that promotes the collection of 38 cities and towns and 15 tourism districts in Palm Beach County, commonly referred to as, The Palm Beaches, Florida. Tourism is among Palm Beach County's major industries generating an annual economic impact of nearly $7 billion in the local economy, producing $30 million dollars in bed-tax revenue, lodging sales of approximately $623 million and supporting 60,000 jobs.


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