Cancun/Mexican Caribbean

 

Mexico's Caribbea coast 15 Reasons to Go to Mexico’s Caribbean Coast - You’re familiar with it. That glorious slice of land where the Yucatan Peninsula meets the Caribbean Sea. The iridescent turquoise water lapping onto the white-sand, palm-lined beaches.  Mexico’s Caribbean coast…the very definition of “tropical paradise.” Is there a bad time to visit? Probably not. But when temperatures begin their frigid decline and images of a […]
Checking out the smiling girl sculpture. Best Diving Ever! Cancun’s Mystical Underwater Museum - It’s nothing short of surreal… A man “on fire” with fire coral flaring out of his eyes, nose and ears… A small smiling girl looks up to the surface… A group of business men with their heads in the sand, oblivious to the world around them… No, these are not real people, but just a […]
3 Observing the sharks from a safe distance so as not to disturb them Swimming with Whale Sharks in Cancun - I sat on the edge of the boat, clinging to dear life as the waves tossed our vessel about. Finally I heard Csaba yell, “Go!” and I did as I’d been instructed–I pushed off the side of the boat into the deep water below, just as the huge dorsal fin came near. Read about my […]
The ruins of Tulum stand sentry over a stunning turquoise beach. 5 Sunny Mexican Beaches to Escape the Winter Blues - With much of the U.S experiencing one of the chilliest winters in recent history, the thought of spreading a towel on a warm, palm-lined beach or curling up with a book under an ocean front palapa is very appealing.  Add to that the affordability and safety of many of Mexico’s tourist areas and you have […]
Cancun beach bed When a beach lounge chair just isn’t comfy enough… - Sometimes getting older is a good thing.  For example, gone are the days of spreading a beach towel into the hard sand, digging holes in strategic places. Now that I’m older and have more expendable income, I prefer more comfort.  In fact, I prefer FULL comfort. Some upscale resorts, especially in Mexico and the Caribbean, […]