April 25, 2016
Sleep, Eat and Play in Merida, Mexico

Sleep, Eat and Play in Merida, Mexico

Are you thinking about taking in a different part of Mexico? Curious about other parts of Mexico? If you are comfortable in the Riviera Maya but […]
March 16, 2016
Riviera Maya Transportation

Go Your Own Way in the Riviera Maya

A group tour to the ruins on your first trip is a nice way to get to know the Riviera Maya. But what if you want […]
March 2, 2016
Isla Mujeres, Mexico

72 hours in Isla Mujeres

Whether it is your first trip to Isla Mujeres or your tenth trip, there is so much to discover on this little island just across from […]
October 22, 2015

72 hours in the Riviera Maya

Oh 72 glorious hours in the Mexican Caribbean. Sun, beaches, outdoor dining, Mayan culture and more history than you could ever imagine. Deciding what to do […]
August 15, 2014
Ferry crossing from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel Mexico

Day-tripping to Cozumel

5 Fun things to do and see in Cozumel There is so much to do in the Riviera Maya, it’s easy forget that Cozumel Island is […]
January 13, 2014
tulum ruins in riviera maya

Tulum Vacation Tip – New App to Explore Ruins

Archaeologist Dr. Edwin Barnhart’s iPhone app “Tulum – Be Your Own Guide” is complete and on sale through Apple’s online Appstore.  Focused on the Maya ruins […]
August 9, 2013

Riviera Maya photo of the day – Be a Riviera Maya storyteller

If you have been to the Riviera Maya you will have vacation stories. If you are looking to create new vacation stories that cover Mayan culture, […]
April 4, 2013
Valladolid market in the Yucatan

Yucatan photo of the day – family market trip to Valladolid

The Yucatan is the food hub of the area with local farmers and ranchers working hard to produce fresh fruits and vegetables for the Penisula. Valladolid […]
March 22, 2013
Renting a bike at the Coba Ruins in the Riviera Maya near Tulum

Mayan Ruin Travel tips – Rent a bike at the Coba Ruins

This is a brilliant way to see the Coba Ruins at any time of the day! For a few dollars you can rent a bike at […]
March 7, 2013
How great are these Mexican accents in this well designed ocean front hacienda. I find it dreamy, respectful and a great use of vintage tools found in the Yucatan.

Riviera Maya photo of the day – ecotourism at it best!

Scattered throughout the Riviera Maya are cenotes (say-note-tays) that are naturally formed sink holes holding a fresh water source. If you are looking for an adventure […]
March 1, 2013
aerialview of the tulum ruins in the Riviera Maya

Tulum Travel Tip – getting to the Tulum Ruins

There are many ways to get to the Tulum Ruins no matter where you are traveling from (or to) in the Riviera Maya. 1. Check out […]
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