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Cozumel’s La Casa del Habano

La Casa del Habano is a successful chain of stores focused on the pleasures of smoking cigars, and you will find one located on the island of Cozumel. But don’t let that put you off should you not partake, because they also have a great restaurant with a terrific menu, and are conveniently located on […]



In today’s blog we’re going to tell you about one of the most well known drinks of the Caribbean region. The mojito is a cocktail originating in Havana, Cuba, consisting of white rum, sugar, lime juice, soda water. Combined together they give this highball sweetn, citrus and mint flavors together, which compliments the run. This, […]


Avocados: The Super Fruit

Today we are going to talk about one of Mexico’s most famous foods: the avocado. The country has an abundance of these fresh, ripe, super fruits, and while prices for this in-demand export can be quite high, here in Mexico you can enjoy them quite cheaply. This nutrient-dense food contains nearly 20 vitamins and minerals […]

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Rauxa Cabaret Show

Are you interested in attending a show here in the Riviera Maya that is a wild, fun, and risqué? The Rauxa Show has three years in the market, and is looking to position itself as a major tourist option for the Riviera Maya. Rauxa is an entertainment and restaurant company that produces original shows. They […]

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Xoximilco Tour in Cancun

Would you like to take a tour in the Riviera Maya that recreates one of the great traditions of the nations’s capital?  Mexico City has an area filled with canals that turned into a park, where families and friends rent out boasts and float down the canals. Often they will find themselves passing other boats filled […]

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Unico Beach Club in Puerto Morelos

Puerto Morelos is a beautiful town with a great beach, but did you know that they also have a terrific beach club as well? Unico Beach club is quite unlike your loud, crowded, Miami Beach-style environment which is common to other establishments in the area. Instead, you can expect the same mixture of peace, relaxation […]

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Cozumel Beach Clubs

The island of Cozumel has many great beach clubs where you can spend the day relaxing by the sea with a cocktail and a bite to eat. The island is accessible by ferry from downtown Playa del Carmen, which is a 35 minute drive from Gate48. Here are a few beach clubs that we recommend […]

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Yal Ku Lagoon in Akumal

Gate48 is located near the town of Akumal, which is home to the subject of today’s blog: the Yal Ku Lagoon. This place is an inlet from the ocean where salt and fresh water mix, and is a renowned snorkeling spot. Located amidst a gorgeous environment this place is home to sea turtles, tropical fish […]


Latin Dance Styles

In today’s blog I am going to talk about several styles of Latin dance that you can expect to find in the bars and nightclubs of the Riviera Maya. There are many opportunities to practice all of these, so this guide will describe several of them in detail so that you can better choose which […]


Day of the Dead in Mexico

November 1 and 2 are the days in which people in Mexico prepare to receive and think about the dead, so it today’s blog we will look at the traditions of Mexico’s Day of the Dead. It will be celebrated with festivals, contests, craft shows and activities based around the topic of death. Mexico is […]