Festivals Food

Festival Sabor, Authentic Riviera Maya Cuisine, Oct 10-14

Today we are going to tell you about a very special festival that will be taking place this week in the Riviera Maya. If you want to discover the uniqueness of the Mexican ancestral kitchen of the Yucatan Peninsula then this is your opportunity to do so. Festival Sabor will be hosting dinners in fascinating […]

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Pools

Best Rooftop Pools in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen has many great rooftop pools which are ideal for an afternoon of sunbathing, swimming and socializing. In today’s blog we will tell you about five of the best that the city has to offer. Be Roof is located on 10th Avenue and 26th street, with hours of operation from 10:00am to midnight. […]

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Food

3XL Burger in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen has a great burger place located downtown across from the Walmart on 30th avenue. It’s called 3XL Burger, and is the place to go if you are hungering for a great, well-made fresh hamburger. 3XL has a choice of burgers: Muu (beef), Puerco (pork), or Pollo (chicken), which you can buy individually […]

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Drinks

Pulque: Traditional Fermented Mexican Alcoholic Drink

In today’s blog we will introduce you to a very distinct Mexican alcoholic drink called pulque. It comes from the same family of plants as mescal and tequila and is at least 2000 years old. Recently it’s been making a comeback, appearing on the menus of bars in the Riviera Maya. Pulque is a frothy […]

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Food

El Merkadito Restaurant in Puerto Morelos

Puerto Morelos has many great places to eat, and today we are going to tell you about one of our favorites: El Merkadito restaurant. El Merkadito is located on the beach of Puerto Morelos, and has openings on three sides. The deck offers fantastic views of the Caribbean Sea no matter where you’re sitting. Occasionally […]

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Culture History

Mexican Independence Day- El Grito de Dolores

Today is September 16, Mexican Independence Day! This weekend people all across the Riviera Maya and across the country will be celebrating this special day which serves as a source of that will be understood by those who live north of the border. So before you head out and join in the festivities we present […]

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Culture Family Fun Food

El Pueblito in Mayakoba

El Pueblito is located inside of Mayakoba’s eco-friendly resort, a 45 minute drive north of Gate48. It is designed to look like an authentic village square, complete with shops, cafes, restaurants, boutiques, modeled after the colonial towns found all over this beautiful country, El Pueblito means “little town” in Spanish, and locals visit every Sunday […]

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Environment Local Paradise

Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve

Where can you go in the Riviera Maya to see dolphins, crocodiles, turtles, and manatees in the wild, living in their natural environment? In today’s blog we are going to tell you about the wonders and uniqueness of the natural paradise of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. This is a place that you simply must […]

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Family Fun Fun Things To Do

Adventure Parks in the Riviera Maya

Adventure parks in the Riviera Maya provide experiences that cannot be found elsewhere, which is why they’re great alternatives to visiting the beach or spending time at a resort. The many environments of the peninsula provide fertile ground for the development of parks that offer  action, adventure, and exploration of the natural wonders of the […]

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Culture History

Mayan Temples in the Yucatan Peninsula

The Yucatan Peninsula was once the land of the Maya, who left many landmarks in the form of temples and cities which are still remarkable well preserved. Each one is impressive in their own way, and in today’s blog we are going to look at the unique characteristics of three of the most well know […]

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