Riviera Maya vacation tips – bringing your pet on vacation

Posted April 17, 2013 by Kay Walten in Family vacations,Mexico Vacation Tips

Locogringo mascot and traveling with your pet to the Riviera Maya

Pet parents are as important as child parents. You know that all you need for your kids to travel to the Riviera Maya is a passport and if needed a letter from your spouse if you are not traveling together. But if you are a pet parent how do you travel with your pet? It is becoming easy to travel with your pet, especially if your pet is small, but paperwork is required to make international pet travel seamless. Pet travel documents needed for Riviera Maya vacations Before you travel with your...

Tulum photo of the day – Cenote Cristalino

Posted April 16, 2013 by Kay Walten in Riviera Maya Photos

Cenote Cristalino entrance and store near Tulum mexico

This photo was taken at Centoe Cristalino just north of Tulum. It is pictures like these that warm our hearts and give us a big smile when we are in Mexico. The store is at the entrance to the cenote, a fresh water natural sink hole where families and friends go to swim on our hot Riviera Maya days. What we love is the hand painted signs all over the exterior of the store welcoming everyone to this magical place. 'The cenote is a marvelous location to be enjoyed by everyone in the family'...

Akumal photo of the day – This is how we spend a Monday morning

Posted April 15, 2013 by Kay Walten in Riviera Maya Destinations,Riviera Maya Photos

AKumal MExico in the Riviera Maya on the Caribbean ocean

This Akumal beach photo in the Riviera Maya was taken on a Monday morning as we welcomed a new week. At this point we are not sure how else to welcome in the week. If you were on vacation in the Riviera Maya, you would be joining us in welcoming a Monday morning just like this. Akumal, located south of the Cancun airport has three bays along its shores, private vacation villa rentals, private homes and of course the turtles in the ocean. Happy Monday to all of you who are here and those who are...

Riviera Maya vacation tips – Cenotes for families

Posted April 12, 2013 by Kay Walten in Mexico Vacation Tips

Cenote cristalino for family vacations in the Riviera Maya

The Riviera Maya is filled with natural sink holes of fresh water called cenotes. For families and kids, cenotes are a great jungle adventure! Kids will learn about natural land formations, the importance of ecology, witness how jungles in the Riviera Maya grow and have a great place to swim! Check out this photo of a cenote in the Riviera Maya, cenote Cristalino, where the water is shallow, the jungle is dense and everyone will have a great time! Life jackets, snorkeling equipment can be...

Akumal photo of the day – family fun day at Yal ku Lagoon

Posted by Kay Walten in Enviroment,Family vacations,Riviera Maya Photos,Sustainable Tourism

This a great candid shot taken in Akumal at the entrance to the Yal ku lagoon. The lagoon is super famous in Akumal and throughout the coast of the Riviera Maya.

This a great candid shot taken in Akumal at the entrance to the Yal ku lagoon. The lagoon is super famous in Akumal and throughout the coast of the Riviera Maya. For new snorkelers, the lagoon offers a safe, shallow area to try snorkeling. The water is a mix of fresh and salt water so the experience is unlike other snorkeling adventures. For experience snorkelers, the variety of fish that can be seen in the lagoon is amazing! Fish migrate in and out of the lagoon making this a haven for the sea...

Riviera Maya photo of the day – Just have fun

Posted April 11, 2013 by Kay Walten in Riviera Maya Photos

Rio Lagartos is a true working fishing village in the Gulf Of Mexico just 3 hours from the coast of the Riviera Maya.

These are two great kids just having fun on their beach vacation in the Riviera Maya. Love, love, love the fact that kids can play outdoors all day long (remember the sun screen) and explore. When was the last time your kids could roam around outdoors, be amused by so little, yet have such amazing smiles! The whole point of a beach vacation is to have the option of an outdoor playground for your kids. Happy children that are amazed and engaged means down time for mom and dad. The beach is a...

Family vacations & food memories! Riviera Maya food memories

Posted April 10, 2013 by Kay Walten in Family vacations,Food & Drink

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When I think of New York my first memory is a salted Pretzel. When I think of Chicago I am reminded of the most wonderful dinner I have ever had. Montreal always seems ot remind me of poutine. Vacations create adventure memories and food memories. The food memories seem to be the ones we recall first and adventures second LOL! For your kids, food memories can be a great way to make a vacation rock! It keeps things simple and opens them up to new experiences. The Riviera Maya is so diverse it...

Yucatan photo of the day – Flamingos, flamingos, flamingos

Posted by Kay Walten in Riviera Maya Photos,Sustainable Tourism

flamingos in Rio Lagartos Riviera maya tours and Riviera Maya birds

Love this photo and love the flamingos in Rio Lagartos. You don't need to be a bird watcher to enjoy this super photo of the day. Nor do you have to be a bird watcher to venture out to see hundreds of flamingos in the Yucatan. Rio Lagartos is a true working fishing village in the Gulf Of Mexico just 3 hours from the coast of the Riviera Maya. As a one day adventure, by rental car or by a tour, seeing the flamingos in their natural habitat is worth this day trip! Local tour guides are more...

Riviera Maya photo of the day – Making Family vacations fun

Posted April 9, 2013 by Kay Walten in Family vacations,Riviera Maya Photos

Riviera Maya dream vacations and family vacations

Make your kids feel special on vacation! Explore the beaches and streets in the Rivera Maya Mexico as a mermaid, a princess, an explorer or kid adventurer! If you are traveling without kids or the extended family, be your own mermaid, princess or explorer. What we love about vacations is that you can have dreams come true, whether it be a quiet dinner, a bucket list adventure or pretending you are a mermaid for a day or a week! The Riviera Maya makes it easy to play out fun dreams and...

Riviera Maya travel tip of the day – donate your beach toys

Posted by Kay Walten in Family vacations,Mexico Vacation Tips

Donate your beach toys when your Riviera Maya vacation is over

This is a fabulous idea at the end of your vacation. Beach toys are a must on your vacation with kids. It is a cheap and cheerful item that you can buy at any local or large grocery store in the Riviera Maya. You can leave the toys at the vacation villa you rented so the next family can benefit or you can donate your toys to a local charity. DIF is a government social service agency for families that services communities all along the Riviera Maya. Each city or pueblo will also have their own...

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