June 25, 2014
xcaret releases macaws at Los Tuxtla Biosphere Reserve

Local company does good to help the Macaw species in Mexico

Xcaret, the Riviera Maya eco park has been very active and dedicated to their program to reintroduce the scarlet macaw into its natural habitats in Mexico. […]
March 27, 2014
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Costa Maya Photo of the Day – Birding

There are over 350 varieties of birds in the Costa Maya. Just stepping outside your hotel or bungalow in the early morning, you never know what you […]
September 25, 2013
Self Guided tours through the Sian Ka'an Biosphere in mexico

A 3 Day Itinerary to Exploring the Sian Ka’an Biosphere

In 1986, the Mexican government established a 1.5 million acre nature reserve just south of Tulum beach. The Sian Ka’an (meaning “where the sky is born” […]
September 18, 2013
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Isla Contoy – A Natural Jewel of the Caribbean Crown

Wonderfully wild places can be found all over the Yucatan Peninsula, and one of these precious gems is Isla Contoy. It is located at the conflux […]
September 6, 2013
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Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Turquoise Browed Motmot

These little guys are beautiful ambassadors of the Yucatan. With over 350 bird species in the Riviera Maya, birders vacationing here have found their paradise. Birdwatching […]
July 12, 2013
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Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Caribbean Birds, meet beautiful locals

Meet attractive locals in our area. These Caribbean beauties can be found at the Xaman Ha Aviary in Playacar. We really enjoy touring this gorgeously designed […]
April 29, 2013
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Costa Maya photo of the day – Mahahual boat captain

Check this cool guy out on a boat in Mahahaul. This is a great photo taken in the Costa Maya that really portrays the area well. […]
April 10, 2013
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Yucatan photo of the day – Flamingos, flamingos, flamingos

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. […]
April 3, 2013
fun things to keep you entertained on your family vacation in the Riviera maya

Riviera Maya photo of the day – Kids see the darnedest things

My 5 year old nephew saw this bird on an adventure walk in the Riviera Maya. Of course I had no idea what type of bird […]
January 10, 2013
Beach-Wrap and parajo a must for your Riviera maya vacation

Riviera Maya vacation tip – Ditch the towel and use a parajo!

Parajos are the Spanish name for beach wraps, the number one essential beach wear here in the Riviera Maya but also a great way to save […]
September 11, 2012

Destination Holbox – a Riviera Maya island in the Gulf of Mexico

With no cell phone service and no cars on the island, Holbox is like stepping back in time to really get away from it all.
August 15, 2012

A Must-Have Family Guide to Exploring Nature in the Mexican Caribbean

It is almost impossible to take a trip to the Mexican Caribbean and not experience nature. Let this book be your guide to discovering the flora and fauna of the Riviera Maya.
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