Aerial Beach view

Best Beaches of Tulum

Best Beaches in Tulum Many consider the coastline of Tulum to contain the best beaches in the Riviera Maya, so it’s no surprise there are several areas to choose from. Technically, all coastline here connects and beach names are superfluous, but useful when determining where to meet up. Which Beach is Best? Playas north, directly next to the ancient ruins …

Whale shark & swimmer

Whale Sharks

The Gentle Shark Explorers and locals have been sighting the whale shark in the tropics for centuries, but only recently have they become another major tourist attraction for the Yucatan area. Despite an intimidating name, whale sharks are completely harmless. They are filter feeders, meaning they only feast on plankton and have no teeth. They also prefer to be in …

Embassies and Consulates in Riviera Maya

Hopefully you will never need to find an Embassy or Consulate in Riviera Maya, but travelling is always an adventure. Better to stay prepared! In case of legal issues, it’s important to know where your country’s Embassy or Consulate is. Differences between Embassy and Consulate People often ask what the biggest difference between Consulate and Embassy is. The truth is …

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. …

A day at Playa Del Carmen

Playa Del Carmen; the beaches are white, the sea laps the shore and fades from a clear blue, out to turquoise and into a deep mysterious blue on the horizon. Palm trees stand on the beach with hammocks swung between them, deck chairs and parasols are laid out and beach side bars serve cocktails under canopies of Palapas. Sounds beautiful …

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 …

Adventure Parks Riviera Maya

Adventure parks in Riviera Maya

The Riviera Maya isn’t all about sand, sea and sun bathing. Just off highway 307, the road that dissects the Riviera Maya, there are a multitude of Adventure Parks and Ecological Parks. Providing fun for people of all ages! These offer a huge range of activities including: cenotes, cave walks, zip lines, jungle walks, ATV rides and many many more! …

Xel- Ha Water Park Riviera Maya

Xel-Ha Adventure Park

Do you love the Riviera Mayan nature and do you like some adventure? Then adventure park Xel-Ha is a great choice on your day out! At Xel-Ha adventure park all kinds of different activities have been set up in the beautiful nature of the Riviera Maya. Cenotes, the sea, jungle, lagoons, rivers, caves… you will find it all in Xel-Ha. …

dreamcatcher souvenir

Souvenir shopping Riviera Maya

Everyone who comes back from their holiday return with souvenirs. Some bring a lot, some just a small key chain to remember the great holiday. Do you belong to those who bring a lot? Then this article might be very interesting for you. In the Riviera Maya you have plenty of options to buy your souvenirs. In hotels, at touristic …

Colors of the sun!

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 …

Riviera Maya Shopping

Shopping centers, exclusive shops, clothing brands from all over the world, you will find it all in the Riviera Maya. For shopping during your holiday, you chose the Riviera Maya as your best holiday destination. As this area is the most developed part of Mexico, it can’t be avoided that you can buy a lot of things here, so enjoy …

Riviera Maya Golf

Golf in the Riviera Maya

Playing golf on the Riviera Maya is just one of the ways you can relax, enjoy yourself and see the wildlife at the same time. With many courses built into the jungle or surrounded by lagoons, with every tee your sure to see something different. Just don’t forget to take water and sunscreen onto the course with you! Here are …