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The 10 Best Aztec and Mayan Ruins in Mexico

Mexico is famous for its gorgeous beaches, all-inclusive resorts, and delicious food. It’s also teeming with history, art, and culture, and there’s no better way to experience all three than by visiting one of the country’s many stunning ancient ruins. Standing in front of these stone structures (some of which date back to 600 B.C.)…

The Best Things to Do in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula

Paradisus Cancun Encompassing some of the most popular destinations in all of Mexico, the Yucatan Peninsula is the area that separates the Gulf of Mexico from the Caribbean Sea. Home to Cancun, Isla Mujeres, and Tulum, the Yucatan is renowned for its stellar white-sand beaches, incredible Mayan ruins, and countless hotel options for travelers of…

9 Reasons This Colonial Mexican Town Should Be on Your Bucket List

Merida, Mexico; Adam Jones/Flickr The colonial town of Merida is a far cry from the tourist-clogged beaches of Cancun. There are no midday body shots, reveling spring breakers, or sprawling mega-resorts here. But Merida has a spirt all of its own. For one, it’s the cultural heart of the Yucatan Peninsula, built over 500 years…

Mexico’s Top All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

A Mexican all-inclusive is a top vacation choice for honeymooners and college-age spring-breakers, but families with kiddos have lots to look forward to as well. With activity-packed kids’ clubs, water sports, and other child-approved amenities (picture a swimming pool with a pirate ship replica), the following all-inclusives — all on Mexico’s Caribbean side — are…

The 10 Most Charming Towns in Mexico

Home to one of the world’s largest cities, world-famous luxury resorts, and beaches that would make a Caribbean island blush, Mexico is flush with things to see and do. However, tourists aren’t always the best at getting off the beaten path and discovering the smaller, quieter joys of this fascinating country. Mexico has hundreds of…

The Most Romantic Destinations in Mexico

Mexico is many things to many different travelers — spring break destination for college-age kids, ultimate getaway for families with kids, and honeymoon spot for newlyweds. For couples in search of romance, Mexico offers plenty of appeal, from the beautiful secluded beaches and tropical jungles to the luxurious resorts and historic cities. There are many…

The Most Amazing Cenotes in Mexico

Beaches and pools are undoubtedly refreshing places to cool down, but cenotes, which are commonly found in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, offer a special, secluded spot to beat the heat. In simplest terms, cenotes are sinkholes that form when limestone collapses and leaves a hole (many times with gorgeous turquoise-colored water) in the earth. Plus, their…

Mexico Face-Off: East Coast vs. West Coast

Given the limited number of vacation days many receive in the U.S., it’s not surprising that Americans tend to turn to Mexico — a destination that offers up endless sunshine and relaxation a short distance away — when planning a trip. But which Mexican coast should you spend those precious vacation days on? While both…