March 29, 2018

What to Expect on a Visit to the Maya Museum of Cancun

While you’re planning your Cancun getaway, you’ll see many recommendations for day trip excursions to ancient Maya cities like Chichen Itza or Tulum. While these sites […]
March 17, 2018

If You Are Lucky You Will See The Snake On The Equinox

This is a special guest post from George Fery* Twice a year, at each equinox, the sun plays with the angles of the northeast stairway of […]
March 5, 2018

Must See Historical Sites in Merida – Palacio Canton

Merida has so many must-see historical sites in the city. The rich history of this Yucatan capital city has something for everyone. I am drawn to […]
February 2, 2018
Chacchoben Ruins

Discover for Yourself Mayan Ruins Few Ever See in the Heart of the Jungle

Located in the Costa Maya lake region, the Mayan ruins of Chacchoben sat in silence for almost a thousand years.   Once the largest community in the […]
January 26, 2018
Yucatan Crafts

The Best Spots for Authentic Yucatan Crafts and Art

Finding that perfect souvenir is hard. Finding that perfect souvenir that has heart, a story, and travel value sometimes a bit harder. We have traveled through […]
January 23, 2018
Isla Mujeres beaded purses from the Women's Beading Coop

Sustainability Can be Found in the Colorful Art Work of Passionate Women

One of the most important aspects of sustainable tourism is support of the community, and Isla Mujeres makes it easy for travelers to buy locally with […]
January 15, 2018
Isla Mujeres Artist Fair

The Color of the Island Shines Through at the Local Art Fair

The streets of downtown Isla Mujeres always offer souvenir shops with colorful merchandise displayed in their doorways and along their sidewalks, creating a vibrant hub for […]
January 9, 2018

The Roots of Cooking Can be Found in the Jungle of Tulum

Dining at The Kitchen Table in Tulum is an “inside-out” gastronomic experience. Nestled in an emerald, jewel-box of trees, the restaurant is located on the “jungle […]
January 8, 2018
Amaro Restaurant Merida

The best artesian cuisine of Merida can be found in the historic part of town at Amaro Restaurant

Pizza is pizza, right? Wrong. Amaro Restaurant in Merida has created some locally inspired pizzas that bring people back again and again. I love local foods […]
January 5, 2018

Family Celebration – Three Wise Men And Rosca De Reyes

If you are not familiar with the upcoming local celebration on January 6th, we are about to spill the beans. By now we are sure you […]
December 1, 2017

Guadalupana Celebration-Mexican Traditions You Can Be Part Of

To make the most of your holidays in Riviera Maya, we encourage you to join as many traditional events as possible. The richness of our culture […]
September 29, 2017

Local CustomsThat Seem Risky But Are Actually Safe

The best adventures are the ones who challenge you to learn more about the culture of the place you are visiting. It is not always easy […]
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