Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Turtle Love

Posted July 11, 2013 by Kay Walten in Enviroment,Riviera Maya events,Riviera Maya Photos

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Seems vacations in the Riviera Maya make us all a little more amorous. Even these two marine turtles caught in a lovers’ embrace. It is turtle season here on the coast and this is how it all begins…with 2 strangers passing in the sea.

Learn more about these amazing sea turtles.

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