The Tides, one of Kor Hotel Group’s elite hotel brands, will honor “World Ocean Day” on June 8, 2008 with vacation packages that will continue to generate donations for the The Tides’ partnership with Oceana, the largest international organization working solely to protect the oceans and a major proponent of “World Ocean Day.” A percentage of each package booked will go to advance the organization’s efforts to protect essential ocean habitats and marine life and to reduce over-fishing. Packages are available at each Tides property – in South Beach, Riviera Maya and Zihuatanejo – and feature local, ecologically friendly seafood selections along with other ocean-based amenities and activities.Package Details:The Tides South Beach: Three nights accommodations in an Ocean Front Studio Suite; welcome “Coral VeeV” cocktail upon arrival and three-course, sumptuous sustainable seafood dinner at La Marea restaurant. Menu selections include: Seared Diver Scallops served with taggiasca olive tapenate and herbs oil; Fettuccini Maine Lobster with mint and cream; and Striped Bass Fillet steamed in an aromatic papillote (parchment pouch) to seal in flavors. Total price is $1,135 single occupancy or $1,256 double occupancy, including tax and gratuities. Available for Sunday through Thursday night stays only. No menu or cocktail substitutions. For reservations call 866-891-0950 or visit tidessouthbeach.com. The Tides South Beach is located at 1220 Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, FL.The Tides Riviera Maya: Three nights accommodations in a Luxury Villa; choice of sea kayaking -OR- day of diving for two; and ceviche tasting for two. Total price is $2,125, excluding tax and service charges. Based on double occupancy. For reservations call (866) 332 1672 or visit tidesrivieramaya.com. The Tides Riviera Maya is located on Playa Xcalacoco on the Riviera Maya, Mexico.The Tides Zihuatanejo: Three nights accommodations in a Lagoon Suite; Lava Shell Therapy treatment for two in the newly re-designed Tides Spa; and ceviche tasting for two. Total price is $2,080, excluding tax and service charges. Based on double occupancy. For reservations call (866) 905 9560 or visit tideszihuatanejo.com. The Tides Zihuatanejo is located on Playa la Ropa in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Mexico.Guests can learn more about the partnership between Oceana and The Tides at helpturnthetides.com, a page highlighting the efforts of the campaign. The site also offers special online-only Oceana room rates for all Tides locations, which donate a portion of the nightly pre-taxed rate to Oceana and are available year-around.