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Boat tour – Rio Grijalva in Sumidero Canyon, Chiapas

A while back we took a long overdue trip to the incredible state of Chiapas in southern Mexico, a place we had been hearing about for […]

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Noche Buena

Did you know that poinsettias are native to Mexico? The plant is known in Mexico as “Noche Buena”, meaning Christmas Eve. Get our holiday recipe for Mexican […]

Akumal Photo of the Day – Get into the holiday spirit!

This little guy is full on in the holiday spirit, sporting deer antlers and a shiny Rudolph nose! Each Christmas, the owners of Turtle Bay Bakery […]

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Everybody loves Santa!

Wow! Isn’t this what Christmas is all about? Putting a smile on a child’s face. Even though Santa Clause is an imported custom from the U.S., […]

Mexico Photo of the Day – Hand crafted ornaments

These women in a small village outside of Puebla, Mexico are hand crafting blown glass Christmas ornaments, most of which will be exported to the U.S. […]

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Try Noche Buena Beer

Each holiday season, us locals look forward to the arrival of Noche Buena (Christmas Eve) cerveza. This smooth, rich amber beer with a hint of carmel […]

Yucatan Photo of the Day – Holiday Piñatas

No fiesta de Navidad (Christmas party) or fiesta de Año Nuevo (New Year party) would be complete without a bright, beautiful piñata! The holiday piñatas are […]

Carrying a Torch for Guadalupe in the Riviera Maya

One of the Mexican culture’s most celebrated historical figures is without a doubt the Virgin Mary. She is the patron saint of Mexico seen everywhere, statues, […]

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – 5th Avenue in Lights

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in Playa del Carmen. The famous 5th Avenue promenade is all lit up from end to end. […]

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Holiday Dining

Will restaurants be open Christmas Eve and/or Christmas Day? We get this question a lot from our holiday guests, and the good news is YES! Most […]

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Packing for a Winter holiday

Getting ready for your Christmas and/or New Year holiday in the Riviera Maya? Even though it is warm and sunny year ’round here in the tropics, […]

Cocina Navidad – Holiday Recipes from Riviera Maya

Nothing brings people together for the holidays like the promise of good food, and here in Mexico, the Christmas holidays are more about family and food […]

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