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Cancun vs. Cabo: Which Mexico Travel Destination Is Better for You?

Mexico is as popular a travel destination as ever (approximately 44.8 million visitors are expected to visit in 2019, a 5.6 percent increase from 2018). While beach towns like Sayulita, Tulum, and Playa Espiritu are coming into their own, Cancun and Los Cabos are still major draws for tourists. The two destinations emerged in the…

The Cutest Beach Towns in Florida

Miami and Orlando may be Florida favorites, but that doesn’t mean they’re the most scenic destinations in the Sunshine State. In fact, Florida is home to numerous charming beach towns where you won’t find waves of tourists. Most of these coastal getaways and island respites have unspoiled beaches, wildlife refuges, and fresh food to savor.…

The 9 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in Florida

Florida boasts some of the most amazing beaches in the United States, which draw travelers from all around the world—including travelers with a furry companion or two. Many sandy spots welcome four-legged friends to their shores throughout the year, which makes for fun-filled doggy days of fetching, swimming, and rolling around in the sand. To…

The Ultimate Packing List for a Beach Getaway

Sandyport Beach Resort, Bahamas/Oyster We had our first snowfall of the season in Boston, and while the first snowman-building session was fun, after a few weeks of freezing temps, we’re ready for our beach getaway. Whether driving to the warm Florida coast or jet-setting to the sandy Caribbean islands, we’ve created a packing list that…

9 Caribbean Islands (Generally) Not Hit by Hurricanes

The Caribbean entices all types of travelers for its extraordinary beaches, tranquil sea, and laidback charm. Most trips are slotted for the winter and early spring to escape frigid northern latitudes for reliable sunshine, yet visiting at this time also coincides with the most crowds and priciest accommodation and airfare. Visiting during summer and fall…

Jamaica vs Mexico: Which Vacation is the Right Destination for You?

When your main ingredients for a much-needed vacation are warmth and water, it can be hard to decide between two destinations that offer both — especially when it comes to the beloved vacation spots of Jamaica and Mexico. Both countries offer white-sand beaches, epic food scenes, and specific cultural and geographical activities — that are…

Cancun vs. Cozumel: Which Mexican Destination is Right for You?

Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is gifted with some of the finest beaches in the Caribbean, making it a popular vacation playground for all types of travelers. Two of the region’s mainstays, Cancun and Cozumel, are known for their affordable all-inclusive resorts, stunning coastlines, and fun-loving vacation atmospheres. Though similar, there are some key differences (Cozumel is…

Puerto Vallarta vs. Cancun: Which Mexico Vacation is Right for You?

Mexico’s Puerto Vallarta and Cancun are located on opposite coasts, but they’re both famous beach destinations that cater to sun-and-sand seeking tourists. Because both spots are so popular for all-inclusive resorts, water activities, and Mexican vibes, trying to decide between the two can be a little tricky. Never fear. We broke down Puerto Vallarta and…