October 7, 2013
lucha-libre-in cancun

Cancun Vacation Tip – Lucha Libre – Who says culture isn’t fun?

Lucha libre, free style wrestling, is as much a part of the Mexican culture as tacos and tequila. So where on the coast do you go […]
October 7, 2013
yucatecan-architecture in Merida and Valladolid

Yucatan Photo of the Day – Colonial architecture built into the culture

Seen throughout the Yucatan, colonial architecture brought by the Spanish in the 16th Century is built into the Yucatecan culture. Columns, archways, paneled doors and clean-lined […]
October 4, 2013
National tacos-day

Where to eat some of the best tacos around

In celebration of National Taco Day we want to share the location of some of our favorite Riviera Maya taquerias. All of these taco eateries are […]
October 4, 2013
Shrinp tacos in the Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Shrimp Tacos – It’s National Taco Day!

There is no doubt, this traditional dish is an icon of Mexico! Americans have come to love tacos so much, they gave the taco it’s own […]
October 3, 2013
mayan-embroidery from the Yucatan

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Maya Embroidery – An heirloom tradition

The tradition of Maya embroidery dates back for centuries. Today, many of the Maya village women who create these stitched masterpieces still do it by hand […]
October 2, 2013
palaperos-building-palapas-in-mexico

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Palaperos – Mayan builders and artists

Palapas are thatched roofs that are very common in the Caribbean and other tropical areas of the world. Palaperos, men who construct these amazing roof structures, are […]
October 2, 2013
photo-etiquette when taking photos in the Rivieria Maya

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Photography Etiquette – Say please!

When exploring a different culture while on vacation, it is easy to get camera trigger happy with all the new sites but before you ask a […]
October 2, 2013
cultural-events-in-Riviera-Maya

Riviera Maya’s Fall 2013 Cultural Calendar of Events

The Fall months in the Riviera Maya and the Yucatan are filled with culture. We’ve got culture, yes we do! Ancient Mayan traditions combined with old […]
October 1, 2013
pirates in the caribbean cruise in Cancun

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Pirates of the Mexican Caribbean

Pirates are very much part of the Caribbean culture and history.  Fermin Anonio Mundaca was a pirate who lived on Isla Mujeres in the late 1800s […]
October 1, 2013
new-culture-in-the-Riviera-Maya

Exploring a New Culture in the Riviera Maya

Choosing to take your vacation international has the added bonus of exposure to new cultures. Learning about how other people in the world live opens up […]
September 30, 2013
pier-at-puerto-morelos in the Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Take a long walk off a short pier

Taking a long walk off of this Mexican Caribbean pier will land you in some of the clearest, most refreshing water in the world. The Caribbean […]
September 30, 2013
Where to watch american football in the Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip of the Day – It’s Football Season – Cheer Here!

It’s football season and we know guys (and lots of gals too) hate to miss cheering on their favorite team while on vacation. Here is a […]