California Cougar Convention, May 28, 2011

San Rafael, CA - May 05, 2011 -- Contact: Tom Andrews, 415/507-9962

Amy Luna Manderino of Berkeley CA, who won the title of Miss Cougar International on Friday, April 1, 2011, at Hedonism II Resort & Spa at Negril Beach in Jamaica, will crown Miss Cougar California 2011, at the Third Annual California Cougar Convention, Friday, May 28, 2011, 7:30pm, at Intramuros, 101 Brentwood Dr, South San Francisco CA 94080.

Miss Manderino will deliver the Keynote Address: How to P.L.E.A.S.E. your Cougar or Cub for a Night or for a Lifetime. Previously she won the titles of Miss Cougar California 2010 and Miss Cougar San Francisco East Bay 2010.

Amy Luna is an award-winning choreographer and ethnic dancer and has toured internationally as Artistic Director and principal dancer of her two dance companies, Lunatique and Shuvani. She has performed bellydance, flamenco, salsa, and bollywood dance at exotic locations worldwide. She is the creator of the “Play for a Lifetime” music method, which she currently teaches at Pixar Animation Studios in Emeryville, CA. She is also a rescue scuba diver, motorcyclist, nature and wildlife photographer, and member of American Mensa, the high IQ society.

Cougars are more than just a pretty face,” says Amy Luna. “We're the total package-passionate, confident, and FUN!” She is available for interviews with the news media by emailing or by calling 415-507-9962. Her website is

The California Cougar Convention is the largest annual gathering of cougars and cubs in the state. The evening begins with Amy Luna’s Keynote Address, followed by a Dance Party. The highlight is the crowning of Miss Cougar California, before 11pm. She will be elected by the Cubs (young men) in attendance. She will win a five night stay at Hedonism II Resort & Spa, plus a free berth on the Cougar Cruise to the Bahamas, December 2-5, 2011, courtesy of

Every woman attending the convention is eligible to win, provided she is legally single, is at least 35 years of age, and is available to the news media for interviews.

The California Cougar Convention is co-sponsored by The Society of Single Professionals, the world’s largest non-profit singles organization, Hedonism II Resort & Spa,, and many other organizations.

The cost to attend the convention is $10 at the door. Adults of all ages are welcome. Anyone wishing more information about this and many more events and vacations for cougars may visit or call 415/507-9962. Anyone wishing more information about Hedonism II may visit

Rich Gosse
Society of Single Professionals
205 Mark Twain Avenue, San Rafael CA 94903
Tel: 415-507-9962
Fax: 507-9832

Luxury Travel Vietnam to Cast Votes for the "Year’s Best Awards" in 2011

Vietnam's first luxury tour operator ( casts votes for the Annual Year’s Best of the Guide Awards 2011.

Hanoi, Vietnam, May 05, 2011 -- Travelers rave about Vietnam's incredibly friendly people, unique 54 traditions, beautiful landscape and countryside. Vietnam has established its reputation as a unique and genuine Southeast Asian experience. And now, there is ample opportunity to explore it in style and luxury with Vietnam’s first luxury tour operator.

Luxury Travel Team ( makes a travelers’ dream vacation a reality with a personally tailored experience designed just for them in Indochina, Thailand and Myanmar.

Every year, the company serves some 10,000 travelers ranging from Deputy Prime Minister to leisure travelers, and Luxury Travel is accredited and unbounded as Vietnam’s first luxury tour operator by the VNAT, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, and has won numerous other national travel awards.

Luxury Travel casts votes for the Guide Awards 2011; The Guide magazine, a travel and hospitality magazine in Vietnam, has for 11 years presented awards to the providers of the best products and services for travelers, hotel guests, diners and shoppers in Vietnam.

Last year, Luxury Travel was voted by travelers as the best luxury tour operator in Vietnam. The Guide Awards are sponsored annually by the executive of the Vietnam Economic Times to celebrate “the Year’s Best” products and services in the tourism sector in Vietnam.

This year in 2011, the readers of Vietnam Economic Times Newspaper, (of which The Life Style and Travel Guide Magazine is a part of) and the sophisticated travelers are voting for Luxury Travel Co., Ltd for their unique products, outstanding customer service for the annual The Guide Awards 2011 as the most innovative luxury tour operator in Vietnam.

As a leading luxury tour operator in Vietnam, Luxury Travel's primary concern is the satisfaction and comfort of its customers. Whether you are planning a golf trip, family holiday, beach vacation, or luxurious honeymoon, Luxury Travel can create the perfect tailor-made itinerary just for you,” said Pham Ha, Founder and CEO of Luxury Travel Company.

Votes (any number) can be made on this page or by filling in a form in The Guide magazine. The magazine is available from the first week of every month at all excellent venues throughout Vietnam. The award ceremony will take place in Mui Ne, Phan Thiet in July 2011.

For voting online, visit

Contact Information:
David Nguyen
Sales and Marketing Executive
Luxury Travel Group Ltd
05 Nguyen Truong To Street, Ba Dinh Dist, Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone: +84.4.3927 4120, 6273 3071 or 6273 3087
Cellphone: +84.912303096
Fax: +84.4.3927 4118