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The Best Itinerary for Riviera Maya

Hotel Xcaret Mexico The Riviera Maya, a 75-mile stretch of coastline, officially starts in Puerto Morelos, just 45 minutes south of Cancun, and ends with Punta Allen, two hours south of Tulum. The region’s popularity makes it an easy choice for travelers looking for a well-trodden, tourist-friendly locale that packs in soft-sand beaches, adventurous activities…

The 10 Most Luxurious Beachfront Resorts in Mexico

With thousands of miles of beautiful coastline, Mexico is blessed with some of the world’s most spectacular beaches. It also happens to have some seriously opulent oceanside resorts. Knowing where to start can be a challenge, especially if you’re in the mood to spoil yourself on your next vacation. That’s why we’ve scoured the country…

12 Amazing Hotels for a Girls’ Getaway in Mexico

Mexico may be a popular destination for couples and families, but the beautiful country also has lots of appeal for groups of girls wanting to take a vacation. From the bustling metropolis of Mexico City to the laid-back beaches of Tulum, all of the top destinations in Mexico have hotels that are well-suited to friends…

Top All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico for a Destination Wedding

Chapel at the Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa/Oyster You’ve probably been to more weddings than you can count, but how many truly stand out? One way to ensure your big day is memorable for everyone: Make it a destination wedding. If it’s your turn to say “I do,” consider an all-inclusive resort in Mexico. For…

New (and Newly Renovated) All-Inclusives You Need to Visit in 2019

While some New Year’s resolutions focus on getting fit and saving money, other goals (like ours) are geared toward travel. For all those who fall in the latter camp, we compiled a collection of new and newly renovated all-inclusive resorts, from Cancun to the Canary Islands. So when you start plotting your 2019 escape, consult…

The Most Beautiful All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico

Mexico is known for its stunning beaches, dense jungles, rich history, and flavorful food. Off the east coast lies a postcard-perfect beach (well, when the seaweed is at bay) and the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System, the second-largest barrier reef in the world. Meanwhile, the west coast shelters more rugged shores, perfectly positioned for sunsets. In…

The 20 Most Popular All-Inclusive Resorts of 2018

A new year brings new beginnings, new adventures, and fortunately, even new hotels. But before we focus on the future, we’d like to take a moment to look back at this year’s most popular properties. Digging deep into our data, we found the most sought-after all-inclusive resorts around the world. Take a look at our…

The Most Romantic Beachfront Hotels in the Caribbean and Mexico

Whether you’re celebrating a honeymoon or looking to spend some quality time with your sweetheart, a beachside vacation is often a go-to choice. Mexico and the Caribbean are packed with stunning hotels along the ocean, but not all offer the romantic atmosphere many couples want. With that in mind, we sorted through hundreds of hotels…

The 11 Most-Loved Hotels on Oyster

There are tens of thousands of reviewed hotels on Oyster, but certain properties are consistently popular with our readers. We took a look at the hotels that received the most favorites (the heart icon next to the hotel name, which allows travelers to save it to their profile), and decided to share them with you.…

The Best Swim-Up Bars at All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico

A Mexican beach vacation is all about the water: snorkeling in the ocean, finding a favorite corner of the pool complex, or maybe even cooling off in your room’s private pool. Swimming up to the hotel’s in-pool bar — a literal watering hole, where the dress code consists of your bathing suit, sunglasses, and some…