Soliman Bay on the Riviera Maya

Soliman Bay

Soliman Bay is a unique spot on the Riviera Maya, and a must-see for anyone looking for the perfect Caribbean beach. This spot, found along the coast between Akumal and Tulum, is the best-kept secret of the area. It is a pristine beach with all the white sands, warm waters, and palmtrees one expects of a tropical paradise. But Soliman …

Women safety in Riviera Maya

Women’s Safety in the Riviera Maya

Akumal, Cancun, Cozumel, Playa del Carmen and Tulum are popular travel destinations in the Riviera Maya, Yucatan Peninsula, and are very safe to visit. Here are some tips to guide you towards a wonderful holiday experience in the Riviera Maya. Do some research on your destination Be informed and prepared on what to expect when you arrive at your destination. …

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Arriving from Cozumel Airport

There is really only one way to get out of Cozumel airport and that is by using the airport’s shuttle service; this service costs $130 pesos (9 USD). It illegal for taxis and other services to operate pickups at the airport but if you would prefer a taxi you can walk the 200 yards off the airport site and obtain …

Amazing Adventures in Riviera Maya

Things to do in the Riviera Maya

Things to do in the Riviera Maya in One week You’ve arrived in the Riviera Maya, ready to explore, but you’ve only got one week to enjoy it all. Here’s are the top 6 things to do during your time here. 1. Beaches You can’t visit the Riviera Maya without enjoying its beaches! From its clear blue turquoise waters, to …

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The three snorkeling spots in Akumal

For people who like to snorkel, Akumal is a great place to visit. The main beach is wide, spacious, sparsely populated with palm trees and beautiful white sand. It is long and not lined with imposing hotels and resorts, instead its shore are backed by small private condos, quite hidden by the palms; and many of these are for rent …

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Snorkeling in Yal-Ku Lagoon

Yal-Ku Lagoon is a lagoon close to Akumal Bay, with beautiful turquoise calm water, right in the middle of the mangroves and jungle. It is an amazing place for snorkeling, because there are no waves here, so the water is so calm and clear, that you can perfectly observe the caribbean underwater world. You will find a mixture of colors …

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Snorkeling in Akumal

When people talk about the best place to go snorkeling in the Riviera Maya, they talk about Akumal. Akumal is the most famous snorkeling spot in the whole area, but why? find it out here! About Akumal To answer the question why Akumal, snorkeling and diving are always connected.. in Mayan language Akumal means ‘the land of turtles’. Because you …

Why stay in Akumal?

The beach at Akumal Bay is postcard perfect; a ribbon of soft white sand, backed by palm trees and sloping gently towards the aqua marine Caribbean Sea. What you cannot immediately see are the condos that are hidden behind these palm trees that line the beach; and most of these are available for rent throughout the year. These individual Condos …

Healthcare in the Riviera Maya

Getting sick in a foreign country is never a fun experience, so to ensure you’re prepared if and when you come down with something, we’ve compiled some helpful information for you to have, as you enjoy your time in the Riviera Maya. If you’re starting to feel a bit under the weather, and think you need a consultation, you don’t …