February 28, 2017

Save 9% When Shopping In The Riviera Maya – Tax Back Program in Mexico

Now this is pretty cool. Not only will your Riviera Maya vacation be inexpensive with a stellar exchange rate but you can also save 9% on […]
February 3, 2016
Souvenir Shopping in the Riviera Maya

Best Authentic Souvenir Shopping in the Riviera Maya

I think we would be rich if we got a peso for each time visitors asked us this question. With hundreds of stores to visit, and […]
April 13, 2015

Mexican Folk Art Stores Worth Visiting in the Riviera Maya

It is not a secret that the Riviera Maya is filled with retail stores chocker block full of ‘stereotypical souvenirs that visitors like to take home. […]
April 23, 2014

Tulum Vacation Tip – Last minute shopping

Oops. You got so hung up enjoying your Tulum vacation you completely forgot to pick up something for yourself and family members. We have the perfect […]
December 4, 2013
Christmas pinatas in Yucatan, Mexico

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 […]
July 15, 2013

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Pack an extra bag for souvenirs

Souvenirs almost always happen on a vacation, so consider packing an extra duffel bag and maybe even a small roll of bubble wrap for the breakables […]
May 24, 2013

Riviera Maya Travel Tip- Sam’s and CostCo cards work in Mexico! Stock up!

Large family vacations, destination weddings and corporate retreats usually include lots of guests which means lots of provisions.  Did you know the Sam’s Club and/or Cost […]
May 16, 2013
cheap movie wednesdays in playa del carmen and cancun

Playa del Carmen vacation tip – Cheap movie Wednesday

On those rainy tropical days, a cheap movie is always a great idea! Playa del Carmen has two movie centers and Cancun has various movie theatres. […]
March 27, 2013
shopping on the Coba road in the riviera Maya

Riviera Maya travel tips – Shopping on the Coba Road

If you are heading to the Coba Ruins, you most likely will hit the Coba Road that starts at the 307 highway in Tulum and head […]
March 13, 2013
Relax. That is what a vacation is all about right. Recharge your batteries, recharge your mind, take a break and renew yourself.

Riviera Maya photo – Efficiency at its best

There are days when you see interesting things in the Riviera Maya and the piñata man is no exception. After a double take and little smile, our […]
February 25, 2013
Art found in the Riviera Maya from recycled material, sustainable art and local artists

Riviera Maya travel tip – cool sustainable art and jewelry

One thing that we love about Mexico and the Riviera Maya is the vast selection of artists who love to create new art out of recycled […]
November 5, 2010

Choosing a Wine in the Riviera Maya

In recent years as tourism has grown, the Riviera Maya’s palate has become more sophisticated now offering wine drinkers good value options if you know where to look.
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