Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

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Where to Dine
Mexican food is well-known throughout the world, but nowhere is it better than on the Yucatan Peninsula. Tequila, of course is also a favorite.

Grand Sirenis Resorts Partners With Dolphin Akumal
Luxury all-inclusive Riviera Maya resort partners with Dolphin Discovery to bring attraction closer to its guests.

Family Fun
There's much to do in Cancun and the Riviera Maya for the entire family.

Luxury Resorts
Luxury Resorts. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Festivals and Rituals
Festivals & Rituals. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Spas and Temazcales
Spas and Temazcales. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Enticing Drinks
There are certain beverages which are unique to Mexico. Some, are special to the Yucatan Peninsula

All Inclusive Resorts
Check into these wonderful resorts, which include all of your meals and in many cases, alcoholic beverages.

Grand Coral Beach Cancun Venue For Wine And Food Festival
Fiesta Americana's Grand Coral Beach will be showcasing chefs, wine aficionados and gourmands during the upcoming Wine and Food Festival.

Adventure and Eco-tourism
Adventure and Eco-tourism. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Ancient Sites
Ancient Sites. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Planning Your Trip
Planning Your Trip. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Destination Weddings
Destination Weddings. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Day Trips
Entry Requirements, tourist cards, visas

Getting There and Getting Around
Getting Around. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Off the Beaten Track
Off the beaten track adventures.

Honeymoons/Romance
Honeymoons/Romance. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

When the Sun When the Sun Goes DownGoes Down
When the Sun Goes Down. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

The Sporting Side
For landlubbers, Cancun and the Riviera Maya have plenty of other options.

Boutique Hotels
Often, good things do come in small packages. The same holds true for hotels and this area offers some exceptional choices.

Hard Rock Hotel Offers an All-Inclusive Resort
Have you ever wanted to vacation like a rock star? If so, check into the Hard Rock Hotel in Cancun and surround yourself with all the trappings of luxury.

The Story of the Virgin of Guadalupe
The Virgin of Guadalupe - Mexico's patron saint - is honored throughout the country this month.

Behind the Legend of Mexico's "China Poblana"
Mexico is peppered with legends and lore. One of the most fascinating is

Azul Fives Hotel Undergoes Massive Renovation
Karisma's $40 million expansion of chic Azul Fives Hotel promises a unique vacation experience for couples and families alike.

Grand Sirenis Adds Snorkeling To The Fun
Grand Sirenis Resort offers an all-inclusive vacation experience for the whole family - including a snorkeling option.

Palace Resorts Unveils Contest And Kids Stay For Free Package
Popular Palace Resorts has teamed up with Funjet Vacations for a contest in which the lucky winner will get a three-night stay for four people.

Mexico's Independence Day
Mexico Honors Its Patriots - and Its Past While Celebrating Independence Day

Día de los Muertos is a Solemn Celebration
Xcaret Celebrates Mexico's Unusual Dia de los Muertos

Day of the Dead Altars
Altars are set up throughout the country to honor the souls of family members and friends who are deceased.

Decorated Graves
Graves are decorated with flowers, photos and personal belongings of deceased family members and friends.

Festival of Life and Death
Xcaret's festival showcases Mexico's unique ritual celebrated the deceased

Skeletons Poke Fun at The "Grim Reaper"
Skeletons and skulls (calaveras) -- often with the name of the decased written on them -- poke fun at the

Regional Dances Will be Highlighted
Regional dances, theater, typical cuisine and handicrafts from the area are part of the Xcaret's Life and Death Festival

Ancient Temple of Ixchel
Long ago, the Maya erected a sacred temple to Ixchel, goddess of fertility and the moon. Vestiges of that temple are still evident on Isla Mujeres.

Garrafón Natural Reef Park Offers Diverse Activities
Garrafón Natural Reef Park offers a full day of recreational activities - both on land and in the sea.

Ancient Temazcál Offers a Spiritual Cleansing.
The ancient ritual of temazcál was recently added to Garrafón's many attractions.

Punta Sur is the Site of Temple of Ixchel
The Temple to Ixchel once served as a lighthouse and a beacon to the seafaring Maya

Efficient Ferry Service Lands You on Isla Mujeres
Modern boats ferry visitors to and from Isla Mujeres

Different Packages Promise Something for Everyone
All-inclusive packages offer a host of different recreational activities as well as food and beverages.

Dolphin Discovery Offers Close Encounters
Dolphin Discovery promises close encounters with dolphins and manatees as well as educational programs for all ages.

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Resort Credit Worth $1,000
New for 2015, is a $1,000 credit, which can be used throughout the resort.

Fully Equipped Fitness Center
The Fitness Center offers state-of-the-art equipment, along with sweeping views of the sea.

An Award-Winning, Palatial Resort
AAA 5-Diamond Award winning resorts offers everything you need for your vacation - in a palatial setting.

Family Friendly Activities
Family-friendly activities abound - on and off land.

Delectable Dining in a Variety of Venues
Six dining venues, in addition to 24-hr in-room dining, ensure delicious cuisine for the whole family. Children's menus are available throughout.

Excursions For Everyone
Tours can be arranged to all of the local tourist sights. Isla Mujeres is a quick ferry ride away, thanks to the onsite pier.

Suites With a View
Beautifully appointed guest suites

Grand Club Offers a Luxurious Retreat
Exclusive Grand Club promises luxury and pampered service in a secluded sanctuary

Visit Spa for Relaxation and Rejuvenation
Spa services are exceptional and spa attendants provide professional, seamless service as they transport you through your relaxing

Mexican Fiesta and Tequila Tasting
Every week La Joya Restaurant comes alive with a colorful Mexican fiesta, including a colorful show and Tequila tastings.

Mexico's Link to Chocolate
The history of chocolate is long and checkered, but did you know that it all started in Mexico?

Cancun's Top Spas
Since ancient times, people have flocked to spas for stress relief. Fortunately for modern-day travelers, Cancun offers plenty of world-class options.

Cancun Travel Guide
Where to stay, what to do, and what to see in Cancun, the Riviera Maya, Tulum, and more spots on the Yucatan.

Palace Resorts Launches All-Inclusive Wedding Contest
It isn't every day that you have a chance to win an all-inclusive destination wedding package. Check out Palace Resorts' offer.

Presidente InterContinental Cozumel's Three - Seven Night Dive Packages
For scuba divers in search of an exciting underwater adventure, President InterContinental Cozumel makes it easy, with a host of dive packages.

The Savvy Traveler: Tips of the Trade
When booking a trip to Cancun - or anywhere - there are certain strategies you should use to facilitate the

What is a Temazcal?
The Conquistadores Tried to Ban the Ancient Temazcál Ritual, But Thankfully, it Flourishes on the Riviera Maya to This Day

Hotel Cacao Showcases Nibs Restaurant Cuisine
Hotel Cacao, Playa del Carmen's newest boutique hotel offers a chic, laid-back pied-à-terre during your visit to the Riviera Maya.

Grand Residences Riviera Cancun, The Yucatan's Leading Resort
Mega resorts are springing up throughout Cancun and the Riviera Maya, but at Grand Residences Riviera Cancun, the awards just keep on coming.

Destination Weddings in Cancun and the Riviera Maya
Destination weddings have become popular for many reasons, yet planning a wedding far from home can be a challenge....unless you hire a professional.

Presidente InterContinental Cozumel's Spring Activities
Hugging the shores of Mexico's Caribbean Sea, Presidente InterContinental Cozumel Resort & Spa offers events and packages for spring.

Mariachis Set the Tone For the Evening
Music, drink and Mexican music. Who could ask for more?

Getting to Know Your Fellow Revelers
This Disney-type experience is entertaining and well orchestrated

Delectable Dining, Discreetly Dished-Up
Tasty food highlights Mexico's various culinary regions

Scenic Sights Along the Way
Online booking offers a discount and can include transportation from your hotel.

In Mexico's Early Days
Mexico City's early Xochimilco was an agricultural marketplace

All Aboard for Good Times and Entertainment
Xoximilco Cancun is the area's newest tourist attraction

The Party Kicks Off Before You Board
It's fiesta time onboard colorful trajinera's as you're wined and dined and treated to a memorable evening.

Accommodations Are Fit For a Viceroy
Luxurious touches in the villas are truly fit for a viceroy. No matter where you go, you will be lulled into a sense of well-being.

A Soap Concierge Slices Savory Soaps
Personalized touches include butlers who will cater to your every whim, ensuring that your visit is memorable.

Soothing Spa Treatments Soothe Stress
The unique spa, tucked into the lush jungle features gurgling jacuzzis, steam bath and a host of body and facial treatments.

Maya Treatments Will Mesmerize You
Drawing on ancient Maya traditions, spa treatments and the temazcal ceremony promise to cure whatever ails you.

A Refreshing Swimming Pool, A Seaside Spa and More
Luxe amenities abound, with plenty of activities offered on - and off the resort property.

Open-Air Lobby Sets the Pace for an Eco-Friendly Experience
Eco-friendly resort sitting on the edge of the Caribbean Sea offers a relaxing escape. The focus here is on a totally

Secluded Private Plunge Pools Beckon
For the ultimate escape, slip into your villa's private plunge pool and let your troubles float away.

Dining Offers Delicious Food, Along with Sweeping Sea Views
Delectable cuisine ranges from the casual to gourmet Mexican fare with Mediterranean touches.

Mexico's El Dia de los Reyes (Three Kings Day) Tradition
January 6, Feast of the Epiphany - also known as

Xcaret's Christmas Program
Mexico is a land of fascinating, magical traditions. At no time of year is this more apparent, than during the Christmas season.

Rooftop Pool Offers Refreshing Pause
Escape to the rooftop pool for a refreshing view of the area.

The Lobby Beckons With Lush Foliage
A hotel that's comfortable, chic and centrally located in Playa del Carmen. Who could ask for more?

Rooftop Bar Offers Refreshments With a View
Designer drinks and tasty snacks are the perfect accompaniment to the sweeping views.

Nibs Restaurant Dishes Up Gourmet Fare
The innovative menu teases the palate with home-made international and Mexican delicacies.

Unique Tommy Hilfiger VW Bugs Add to Decor
Quirky art dots the Hotel Cacao - inside and out.

Rooftop Lounge and Pool Add Entertainment Dimension
Entertainment and tasty treats flow from the rooftop lounge and pool area.

A Chic,Cornerstone Property
Hotel Cacao offers comfortable accommodations, fine dining and quirky art - strategically located in Playa del Carmen.

The Poinsettia Story
The poinsettia has been a staple of Christmas decor around the world for centuries, yet few people know that the fiery flower has its roots in Mexico.

Playa del Carmen's Trendy Restaurants
Dining has been elevated to an

Snorkel Xcaret's Underground Rivers
Snorkel along Xcaret's mysterious underwater caves

Visit Coba and a Typical Maya Village
Climbing the tallest pyramid on the Yucatán Peninsula

Visit Garrafaón Natural Reef Park on Isla Mujeres
Enjoy everything from zip-lining to snorkeling and kayaking at Garrafón Natural Reef Park.

Snorkel in the Cancun Underwater Museum
Go below the sea to explore a unique underwater museum

Zipline at Xplor Park
Zip-line over the jungle before jumping into a cool cenote

Swim in the Cenotes
Zip-lining, kayaking, snorkeling and tubing through cool cenotes.

Explore Isla Mujeres
The mysterious Isla Mujeres (Island of Women) offers a respite from life.

Visit the Cancun Maya Museum
A glimpse into the ancient Maya Empire

Gliding Around Xoximilco
Cancun's newest attraction makes a splash

Visit Crococun Zoo
Get up-close with denizens of the jungle.

Location, Location, Location
Preserving ecology for present and future generations are part of the Hotel's mission.

Bohemian Chic


Jardin Copal
A lush garden atmosphere offers a cool respite after a day of seeing the sights.

The Laid-Back Feel is Intentional
No TVs of telephones, but guests have their favorite snacks and drinks

Guest Rooms With Creature Comforts
Guest rooms are comfortably furnished, some with terraces and panoramic vistas

Breakfast is a "Natural" Experience
Breakfast features freshly baked goods and homemade delicacies.

La Terraza
The rooftop terrace promises sweeping scenic vistas from a private perch.

Cancun-Riviera Maya Wine and Food Festival
Internationally acclaimed Cancun-Riviera Maya Food and Wine Festival set for 2015

Getting There
Whether you chose to fly, or drive, a trip to far flung Holbox Island is worth it. Think of it as dropping out of sight for awhile.

Throwback to Another Time
Step back in time and explore a bygone era on a pristine island.

Getting to Know the Local Wildlife
Pristine Holbox Island is home to an array of exotic flora and fauna

Taxi, Anyone?
No cars, no buses, just golf carts to get you around this island paradise.

Taking the Plunge in Yalahau Cenote
Take the plunge and explore the magical Cenote Yalahau, where legend has it, you might find buried treasure.

Boutique Hotels Beckon
Boutique hotels on the beach beckon with nothing but the subtle sounds of flamingos and the sea to disturb you.

Dining Around
Dining is eclectic with everything from pizza to typical Yucatecan fare.

Laid Back and Lost in Time
Visit a place where streets have no name and life is all about serenity.

Bountiful Shopping
Shop till you drop, if you must. There are plenty of colorful items to take home with you.

Fishing Excursions and More
Fishing, snorkeling, swimming with whale sharks or peaceful bird watching, there are many tours to choose from.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Activities
Ongoing activities offer as much - or as little - as you want to do at Grand Velas Riviera Maya AAA 5-Diamond resort.

Tranquil Sea at Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Tranquility by the sea, with excellent butler service promise the perfect respite at Grand Velas Riviera Maya AAA 5-Diamond resort.

Getting To Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Grand Velas Riviera Maya is easily accessible from Cancun International Airport and is close to Playa del Carmen and other interesting sites.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Ambassador Lobby
Creature comforts such as DVD, flat-screen TV, Nespresso machines and fully stocked mini-bars beckon at this AAA 5-Diamond Award winning resort.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Zen Lobby
The Tarzan-like environment of Grand Velas Riviera Maya's Zen Class offers the same luxuries in a jungle setting - with its own convention center.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Grand Zen Pool
Kick back and de-stress in the Zen Class section of the AAA 5-Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya's Bistro
French fare blends with Mexican favorites at Bistro - Grand Velas Riviera Maya's seaside restaurant.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Ambassador Class
Families will enjoy the AAA 5-Diamond Award winning Grand Velas Riviera Maya's Ambassador section

Checking into Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Slip into something romantic at Grand Velas Riviera Maya's Grand Class section of this AAA 5-Diamond Award resort

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Adult-Only Section
If you're looking for the ultimate, luxurious escape, check into the AAA 5-Diamond Award winning Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Unofficial "Mascot"
Grand Velas Riviera Maya even has an unofficial mascot who shows up like clockwork for his daily cookies

Grand Velas Riviera Maya
AAA 5-Diamond Award winning Grand Velas Riviera Maya offers a luxurious respite from the mundane.

Yoga Maya Ritual
Yoga classes are given daily. For something different, ask for a Yoga Maya class.

Ancient Maya Treatments
Maya rituals and treatments are offered in this beautiful oasis.

Hotel Information
Hotel information and contact details.

The Casa Grande
The Duchess' actual home houses nine luxurious suites.

Casa Grande's Suites
The Casa Grande boasts nine spacious suites - all fit for a duchess.

Garden Suites Promise Privacy
Tucked throughout the lush foliage, Garden Suites offer total privacy.

Delectable Dining
A wide range of seafood and meat dishes are topped off by an extensive wine list and decadent desserts.

A Resort Fit For a Duchess
Refreshing pools can be found throughout the resort - some of them are very private.

Coffee, Tea or Cocoa
A tasty Continental breakfast is delivered daily to your private terrace.

Seaside Tranquilty
Esencia is perfect for honeymooners or people wishing to drop out of society for a few days.

Cooking Classes With the Head Chef
If you'd like to learn to make some typical Mexican dishes, a cooking class can be arranged.

Elegance in a Seaside Jungle Enclave
Excellent service, tranquility and relaxation can be found here.

Secluded and Sexy
Privacy is the focus here, whether you're in your suite or on the beach.

A Resort Fit For a Duchess
Luxurious boutique resort offering total R & R in a secluded beach setting.

Blending the Old With the New
Museo Maya stands side by side with modern 21st Century architecture, creating a contrast for the ages.

Stairway to Eternity
Vestiges of temples, palaces and abandoned homes are a silent tribute to the ancient Maya civilization which flourished here long ago.

Silent Skeletons
Remains of venerable inhabitants of the Peninsula were unearthed throughout the area.

Sculpted Animals and Carved Stelae Abound
Larger carvings were found throughout the Maya Empire, extending from Mexico through Central America.

Ceramic Tributes to Maya Gods
Maya gods were revered and etched in stone and ceramics, hopefully lasting through eternity.

The Dragon Square
Chaak, god of rain and thunder was revered by the ancient Maya.

Ceramics, Pottery and Tools
Ancient traces of the mighty Maya have been unearthed throughout the Yucatan Peninsula and into Central America.

Modern Museum Showcases the Past
Traces of its ancient past can be found sheltered by lush mangroves in Cancun's hotel zone.

The Source of Life
The ancient mangrove's roots were able to desalinate the sea water, home to fish and other sea creatures in ancient times.

Ceramic Deities
Gods were honored in ceramic pottery, funeral urns, jewelry and stone-carved stelae in ancient times.

Where to Stay
From all-inclusives, to boutique gems and condo rentals, Cancun and the Riviera Maya offer a plethora of accommodations.

What to Do in Cancun and the Riviera Maya
From snorkeling, to scuba diving, zip-lining, world class golf. vibrant nightlife and ancient Maya sites to uncover, this destination offers something for everyone.

Plan Your Trip
Practical information on what you need to get into the country, along with basic information about the area.

More Than Just An Archaeological Site
Tulum is no longer just about exploring the ruins. It's developed an eco-chic vibe which is attracting travelers from all over.

9 - Beach Yoga
De-stress your body and mind by taking up Yoga on the beach, in the jungle or in one of the recently opened Yoga studios

10 - Ahhhh, Spas!
A slate of soothing spa treatments can be found throughout the area. Many of them promise to purify and detox you at the same time.

11 - Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve
Get up close and personal with thousands of bird and plant species at the world famous Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

12 - Adventure Tours And Waterparks
Zip through the air above the jungle, explore ancient caves, or find fun for the whole family at any of the water-parks located in this fascinating area.

1 - Easy Access
Daily flights connect the Riviera Maya to hubs throughout the world.

2 - Climate
The weather on the Riviera Maya averages between 77 F - 80 F throughout the year. Rains fall between May and October.

Maya Archaeological Sites
Some of Mexico's most impressive archaeological ruins are located in this area.

World's Second Largest Barrier Reef
For divers and snorkelers, the world's second largest barrier reef found here promises colorful underwater exploration.

Cénotes
Cenotes - thought to be sacred by the ancient Maya - lure snorkelers and divers to their mysterious depths.

6 - Gastronomy
Gastronomy is tasty and often is made from ancient Maya recipes, using fresh, natural ingredients.

7 - Eco Chic Hotels
Hotels in Tulum tend to be rustic, yet eco-chic.

8 - Sports And Adventure
There's much to do in Tulúm for water enthusiasts as well as for landlubbers.

Exploring the Past
Ancient ruins dot the Riviera Maya, a testament to its majestic past

Tulum
The walled city of Tulum played an important part in the Maya world

Cobá
Built more than a 1000 years ago, Cobá was an important ceremonial center for the Maya

Xel-Há
Xel-Há's architecture echoes the neighboring Tulum

Xaman-Há
Today's popular Playa del Carmen was the embarkation point for the sacred island of Cozumel

Muyil
One of the area's oldest cities, Muyil is buried in the tangled jungle

Xcaret and Tankah
Remnants of ancient sites can be viewed in the modern-day popular eco-park of Xcaret

Sian Ka’an
Many ancient archaeological sites can be found within Sian Ka'an' Biosphere Reserve

Cancun's Private Race Track
Hop into an exotic race car and live life in the

Hitting the Road
Experience a unique way to tour the countryside, led by a professional driver.

Choosing Your Vehicle
A variety of exotic car choices and packages offer a wide selection of racing options.

Going With the Flow
With a trained driver by your side, you can experience thrilling speeds on Cancun's only race track.

Drifting
Hop into an exotic car and experience the thrill of a lifetime on Cancun's private race track.

For Groups and Incentives
For conventions, incentive groups and team-building, you can rev up everyone's engines at Exotic Rides Cancun Mexico

Dining After the "Big Race"
When the race is finished, treat yourself to Brazilian-style dining - right next to the track.

Go-Karts
For kids, or kids-at-heart, Go-Karts are sure to provide an optional thrilling race.

La Madonna
The unique decor leads you to believe that you're dining in a fine European restaurant once you step through La Madonna's doors.

Cenacolo Mare
Hand-made pasta and tasty Mediterranean fare is featured in this lagoon-side eatery.

Thai Lounge
Thailand meets Cancun in this exotic eatery featuring authentic Thai cuisine in a romantic venue tucked along the scenic lagoon

Lorenzillo's
A favorite eatery with locals and tourists alike, Lorenzillo's offers fine dining, along with scenic vistas.

Puerto Madero
Upscale Argentine restaurant located on Cancun's scenic lagoon dishes up seafood and steak as well as an extensive wine list.

Casa Rolandi
Delicious Italian-Swiss specialties are featured in this longtime favorite with locals and visitors alike.

Member of Alliance of Marine Mammals Parks and Aquariums
Dolphin Discovery Group opens new site in Akumal

Dolphin Discovery Group Offers Many Properties in Mexico
Dolphin Discovery Group has properties throughout Mexico and the Caribbean.

Something For All Ages
Different packages offer a variety of dolphin experiences for the whole family

Dolphin Akumal is Next to Grand Sirenis Resort
Dolphin Akumal opens next to Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Resort & Spa

New Attraction is Home to Bottlenose Dolphins
A new Dolphin Discovery site opens on the Riviera Maya

Jacuzzi
Gurgling Jacuzzis beckon with warm waters guaranteed to relieve stress while strong water jets massage your sore muscles.

Ice Room
The Ice Room not only takes your breath away, it serves a purpose. It helps close your pores and activates your metabolism.

Sauna
Saunas have been a part of cleansing treatments in Mesoamerica since the beginning of time.

Clay Steam Room
Minerals found in clay help release toxins when combined with warm steam.

Rain Shower
Water has a way of ridding the body of stress - especially after a hot steam bath.

Aromatherapy Steam Room
Aromatherapy steam rooms provide a relaxing venue in which to let go of your stress.

Pool of Sensations
A collection of waterfalls, geysers and cervical water jets offer the final touch to the 90-minute hydrotherapy ritual.

Gem Spa Offers Many Soothing Treatments
Since the beginning of time people have indulged in healing water routines. Fiesta Americana Coral Beach offers a unique hydrotherapy treatment.

The Pebble Walk
Smooth pebbles offer instant reflexology as you walk your way through a maze of gurgling water jets, made just for your feet and calves.

Invigorating Cold Shower
Cold showers close the pores after you've enjoyed a relaxing steam bath

Tulúm
This majestic site offers a peek into the area's mysterious past.

Breakfast at La Cueva del Chango
Typical treats, ranging from breakfast to dinner delights await at this charming restaurant.

Xel-Há
A colorful underwater playground for the whole family beckons.

Jungle Expedition


Stroll Playa del Carmen's Quinta Avenida
Colorful Quinta Ave. features a wide range of

Dine at Yaxche
For authentic Maya cuisine, visit this typical restaurant in Playa del Carmen

Xcaret
Xcaret boasts the best of Mexico, from exploring beneath the sea, to magical shows highlighting Mexico's fascinating past.

México Espectacular
Indulge in Mexico's legendary past while viewing top drawer entertainment and dinner.

Sian Kaan
Get close with Mother Nature in this pristine ecological park.

Temazcál
Experience one of the Maya's ancient rituals in this steamy version of a modern-day steam bath.

Plan Your Trip
Practical information on what you need to get into the country, along with basic information about the area.

El Cejas
The seafood is fresh, the clientele loyal and the entertainment is provided by strolling minstrels - resulting in one of the area's most popular eateries.

Julia Mia
One of the newest restaurants in the area, upscale gourmet Mexican cuisine blends with traditional favorites.

Taco Factory
Nothing says

La Parrilla
This laid-back restaurant dishes up typical Mexican dishes, highlighted by lively Mariachi music.

Labná
For a taste of ancient Maya cuisine, step into a replica of a typical Yucatecan home. The food - and the service - are excellent.

La Destileria
Hacienda restaurant with its own Tequila distillery is a draw with locals and tourists alike.

Aldea
For fresh seafood, tacos and other Mexican treats, visit this local favorite eatery.

Tasty seafood tacos and ceviche
Fresh seafood is featured in one of Playa's most successful eateries.

Mi Pueblo
A favorite with locals and visitors alike, this restaurant dishes up tasty Mexican food

The Monkey's Cave Dishes Up Local Favorites
The laid back, casual atmosphere sets the stage for authentic Mexican cuisine.

Playa del Carmen's Yaxché Restaurant
Recipes drawn from the ancient Maya are featured in this replica of a Maya palace.

Savor Delicious Mexican Cuisine in an Unusual Setting
This unique restaurant is tucked into magical caves guarded by mythical

Weddings and Special Events
Celebrations of any kind are special here, whether you're planning a wedding or celebrating an anniversary.

Tea Time
High tea is is featured at this posh resort. It's a charming ritual, fit for royalty.

A Resort with Class
Leading Hotels of the World's newest resort on the Riviera Maya offers luxury and all the comforts of a regal home.

Snorkel in the Cancun Underwater Museum
This unique underwater museum offers an interesting collection of underwater sculptures crafted by Jason de Caires Taylor

Cocobongo
Boogey till dawn, while enjoying colorful, award-winning shows at this

Explore Isla Mujeres
This mystical Isla Mujeres (

Visit the Cancun Maya Museum
Cancun's Maya Museum offers an interesting overview of the lost Maya Empire.

Glide Around Xoximilco
Five miles of canals allow you and your friends to glide through this replica of Mexico City's ancient lake of the Aztecs, on colorful

Visit CrocoCún Zoo
Especially geared to animal lovers of all ages, this small zoo allows you to get up close and personal with local

Visit Garrafón Natural Reef Park on Isla Mujeres
This unique underwater museum offers an interesting collection of underwater sculptures crafted by Jason de Caires Taylor

Exotic Rides
This unique underwater museum offers an interesting collection of underwater sculptures crafted by Jason de Caires Taylor

Cancun Interactive Aquarium
Make a splash while swimming with dolphins or frolic with sea lions while viewing a host of other denizens of the deep.

Tee off on Championship Golf Courses
Tee-off on this Robert Trent Jones Jr. 18-hole championship golf course, set along the Nichupte Lagoon.

Delectable Dining
Culinary delights feature Mexican and Mediterranean fare.

A Truly "Suite" Place
Luxurious and spacious suites offer a tranquil perch along the ocean.

Beach, pools and activities galore
There's much to do at Grand Residences - both in the water and on land.

Activities for Children and Teens
Children and teens can spend time in the fully equipped Kid's Club should they wish for a change from

Healing the Soul as Well as the Body
Soothing massages and facials offer rest and relaxation of a different kind.

Fitness Center Weighs In
A full service fitness center will keep you in shape when you're away from home.

Gourmet Food Market
If you prefer to keep snacks in your room, or even do a little cooking, the Gourmet Food Market has a good selection of snacks, deli items and drinks.

Shop Till You Drop
Shop Till You Drop. Cancun and Riviera Maya Travel.

Wedding Packages At Grand Residences
Destination weddings and renewal of vows are

Cancun International Airport Guide
Cancun International Airport, while constantly growing, is clean, efficient and very easy to navigate..