‘Mexico’

Improving your swing in the Mayan Riviera

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  Playing golf in the Mayan Riviera is a unique experience, but not only because of the idyllic landscape, pinpointed with lagoons and cenotes and providing impressive views of the sea, the jungle and Mayan archaeological remains. Mexico has become a safe option for tourists wishing to enjoy a great vacation surrounded by wonderful virgin beaches with white sand and transparent waters. But man does not feed on sun and beach alone! Golf lovers will find everything they need to enjoy this sport on the Caribbean coast of the country.   The quality of the golf courses of the Mayan…

Cancun, Mexico’s most internationally renowned tourist center

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  A mere forty years ago, Cancun was a fisherman’s village with paradisiac beaches on the coast of Yucatan. In just a few years it underwent a substantial transformation and became Mexico’s most internationally renowned tourist center, with 22 kilometers of white, sandy beaches and turquoise waters alongside magnificent natural landscapes. Cancun offers first class accommodation, an exceptional restaurant offer, shopping malls, a number of theme parks and all kinds of sports. It is the perfect combination of beaches, fun and culture, and you can choose between spending the day lying in the sun or visiting the extraordinary remains of…

Essentials of the Mayan Riviera

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  The Mayan Riviera in Mexico stretches along the Caribbean coast, on the eastern part of the Yucatan Peninsula. It includes the area between Puerto Morelos and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. What used to be a series of fisherman’s villages is now a tourist corridor with luxury hotels and resorts, top category restaurants, places with bustling nightlife, exclusive spa facilities, shopping centers and golf courses. The Mayan Riviera has some of the largest and most beautiful beaches in Mexico, famous for their fine, white sand and gently rocked by the turquoise hues of the Caribbean Sea. Spend your day…

Enjoy the best aquatic vacation on the island of Cozumel

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  Right in the midst of the Mexican Caribbean and just a few miles off the coast of the famous Playa del Carmen and close to Cancun we find the wonderful island of Cozumel, also known as the Island of Swallows. Cozumel is a large island with an area of 647 sq. km, the third largest island of Mexico and one of the country’s most important tourist destinations, understandably so because of the infinite possibilities for having fun thanks to the manifold activities you can enjoy. Now what really gives Cozumel its fame is the fact that it is one…

Do you know the jewels of the Mayan Riviera?

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The Mayan Riviera is a paradise of beaches with white sand and waters of turquoise hues, next to an exuberant forest filled with limestone cenotes and imposing Mayan ruins. These enigmatic archaeological deposits in the Mayan Riviera are some of the greatest treasures brought down from Mayan culture. · Tulum is the site of the only Mayan remains right next to the sea, right by one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Tulum means walled city in the Mayan language, but in earlier times it was called Zamá, which means ‘dawn’. Every morning Tulum offers one of the…

Playa del Carmen. Entertainment, great weather and postcard beaches

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  The locals simply call it Playa, because Playa del Carmen is THE BEACH par excellence of the Mayan Riviera. Located at the heart of the Mayan Riviera, it boasts the best restaurants, hotels, shops and night clubs. What was once a fisherman’s village of 1,500 inhabitants gradually became one of the major tourist centers in the world thanks to its multiple attractions. Here go some of the most appealing things you will find: · Quinta Avenida (Fifth Avenue) is the main Street of this Caribbean city. Those who thrive on shopping will find handicrafts stores alongside shops selling the…

IBEROSTARCHEF ON TOUR CONQUERS AMERICA

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Iberostarchef on Tour is back – a unique culinary event from Iberostar Hotels that sees 9 different Michelin starred chefs tour different Iberostar Hotels   Participating chefs in this year’s edition of Iberostarchef on Tour include Daniel Humm, Suzette Gresham, Ronny Emborg or Carlo Mirarchi as well as Spanish chefs Jordi Cruz and Manuel Berganza. They all hold Michelin stars and have managed to win over even the most demanding gourmets at restaurants in New York, San Francisco or Barcelona.       12 months, 14 dinners and 16 Michelin stars comprise this unique event that will enable IBEROSTAR Hotels &…

Turtles love the Nayarit Riviera

  From the month of May through September, thousands of female sea turtles surface on the beaches of the Nayarit Riviera, on the Pacific coast of Mexico, to lay their eggs and bury them in the sand. It is surely something you’ve seen on television but it pales in comparison to watching it happen right before your eyes. A destination such as the Nayarit Riviera, where environmental awareness is a staple, makes it a point to protect all the life forms inhabiting this stretch of 307 kilometers of coastline, therefore huge efforts are put forth for the protection and survival…

Mad about surfing?

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  If you are among those people who dream night and day of riding the waves on your surfboard, here we’re going to make you Green with envy with a video filmed in Sayulita, Mexico, a perfect place for practicing this trendy sport that has so many followers all over the world. >>Surfing in Sayulita     “IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts has an extraordinary hotel in Punta de Mita with plenty of luxury and entertainment for families and couples wishing to spend their vacation in Mexico. The IBEROSTAR Punta Mita 5-star hotel, All Inclusive, is at an excellent location by…

The beautiful Nayarit Riviera in Mexico

  The Nayarit Riviera, spanning over 160 kilometers of virgin beaches on the Pacific Coast of Mexico, offers travelers much more than just an exotic vacation destination. Its cultural and historical wealth, excellent cuisine, beautiful golden beaches speckled with palm trees, impressive rugged mountains, natural sanctuaries, archaeological settings and traditional villages will win you over and make you want to return time and again. Get a head start and explore it before it is overtaken by the masses. The Riviera offers a wide range of interesting activities including scuba diving, snorkeling, surf, sailing, whale watching, swimming with dolphins, sports fishing,…