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The Mayan Museum in Cancun

A visit to Gate48 in the Riviera Maya is not complete without learning about some history of the region. The Yucatan Peninsula, along with the neighboring states, were once home to the Maya, who left behind many archaeological relics, building and pyramids. The best way to learn about the Mayan civilization in more depth is […]

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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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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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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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Things to Do When You Visit Bacalar

In today’s blog we are going to tell you about one of the region’s hidden gems: Bacalar, one of Mexico’s Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Town). It is a 2 hour and 41 minute drive south from Gate48, but despite the distance is highly recommended as a trip worth making while visiting in the Riviera Maya. Origin […]

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Shopping Malls: Centro Maya

One of the great things about staying with Gate48 is the close proximity to the large commercial shopping centers. In today’s blog we are going to look at one which is only a 35 minute drive away. It’s called Centro Maya and it can be found just off the highway as you enter the southern […]

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Fun Things to Do in Akumal- Part 2

We continue our 2 part series about the fun things that you in and around the town of Akumal. This laid-back fishermen’s village where Gate48 is located has fine white sandy beaches, coral reef, warm waters booming with marine life and several restaurants serving freshly made Mexican food. Here are 3 more places and activities […]

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Sports Bars in Playa del Carmen

Are you a sports lover? At some point during your stay with Gate48 you may want to see a televised game in a nice atmosphere with fellow fans and enthusiasts. You are in luck because if you travel in to Playa Del Carmen (a 30 minute car drive) you will have several choices available to […]

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Paddle Boarding

Are you looking for a fun water sport activity that will also give you a great workout? In today’s blog we will look at Stand Up Paddle boarding, a water-based activity where you use a long board to move around in the water. It is easier said than done, but there are many places close […]

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Going to the Beach is Good for You

The beaches of the Riviera Maya are right at your doorstep as a guest of Gate48. It may the reason why you came here in the first place, or perhaps some of you are enjoying them for the first time. In today’s blog we will look at some of the reasons why going to the […]

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