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Cancun boasts some of the best Caribbean beaches, amazing cenotes and diving sites, ancient Mayan temples, Island tours, whale sharks, nightlife and more.

Cancun Tours for New Year’s Eve on a Pirate Ship

Cancun Tours for New Year’s Eve on a Pirate Ship

What’s your plan for celebrating New Year’s Eve? If you are looking for a way to spend a unique New Year’s Eve 2016-2017, why not enjoy one of the best parties in town aboard the Jolly Roger Pirate Ship in Cancun, or join in the fun at Villa del Palmar Cancun, where will ensure you ring in the new year with style. Cancun Tours for New Year’s Eve on an authentic Pirate Ship Welcome the new year in the most exciting way possible while you sail the Caribbean Sea. Indulge your senses as you enjoy the balmy Cancun breezes while take in the beautiful sights and glittering lights of Cancun. This is one of the best ways to experience a magical evening and it can only happen on board the Jolly Roger. As the countdown to midnight grows nearer, the spirited atmosphere comes alive and the most exciting part of the year will provide the most unforgettable start. Awesome Fireworks Displays Although there is vibrant fireworks display every night on board the Jolly Roger, New …

Cancun Snuba

Cancun Snuba

Cancun is a city that has much to offer… so much so, in fact, that it can be difficult to isolate the few things that you really want to do while on vacation. In amongst the usual tours, trips, activities, and clubs, however, a new craze is growing; people in Cancun have come to love Snuba! Yes you read right, SNUBA! If you love the sea but don’t have a diving certificate, then snuba is really going to rock your world. Snuba? Did I read that correctly? Yes, you heard us… we said Snuba; Snuba is a new way to enjoy the ocean from the very best vantage point available… under the waves themselves. This doesn’t sound much different to snorkelling or scuba diving, we hear you say? Well, you’re both right and wrong when it comes to this; Snuba is a mix of both, and we like to say that it’s a mix of the best that both have to offer. The depth and thrill of scuba diving without the complex and heavy equipment, …

Things to do in Cancun Crococun Zoo

Things to Do in Cancun – Crococun Zoo

Although Cancun is often celebrated as a romantic destination for adult couples such as those on their honeymoon wanting to unwind together in an idyllic setting, it has also evolved into a place that is perfect for a vacation the whole family will love.  Planning a trip with plenty of activities that will keep your children entertained is a must, even in a location as striking as Cancun, as you will find you can only keep them busy at the beach for so long before the novelty wears off.   Crococun Zoo Fortunately, there are many options of things to do in Cancun that will delight everyone you are traveling with, especially a visit to Crococun Zoo.  Located just 20 miles south of Cancun, this amusing regional animal zoo has an impressive collection of animals including crocodiles, snakes, turtles, macaws, deer and charming Mexican hairless dogs called Xoloitzcuintli.  Established in 1982, the zoo is committed to rescuing animals from the region.   Crocs and more While the zoo’s claim to fame is that you can …

Cancun Nightlife

Cancun Nightlife

Famous for its vibrant collection of nightclubs where you can party the night away, Cancun is the perfect destination if your vacation plans include some raucous nights out.  With so many options, you may not know which venues to choose, but with this list, you’ll know what to expect when you head out for the evening.  Cancun is an ideal party getaway when traveling with close friends, a special someone, or a big entourage for an unforgettable bachelor or bachelorette trip, and there is no doubt you’ll have a blast getting to know this energetic city through its nightlife. Have the time of your life in Cancun when you check out these hot spots: Coco Bongo If top media outlets such as Rolling Stone, E Entertainment and MTV love the place, you know it’s going to be incredible.  Nightly live shows include amazing acrobats, artist impersonators, a light show, confetti and balloons, and can accommodate up to 1,800 partiers at one time. A top choice for Cancun nightlife. The City With entertainers such as Snoop …

Villa del Palmar in Riviera Nayarit

Villa del Palmar in Riviera Nayarit

Villa del Palmar Cancun Luxury Beach Resort & Spa is part of an incredible collection of hotels in Mexico, with sister resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and the Riviera Nayarit. The Villa del Palmar Flamingos Resort & Spa and Villa La Estancia are two such sister resorts located in Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit on the Pacific Coast of Mexico, each with a distinct character. Location Villa del Palmar Flamingos and Villa La Estancia are located in the luxury hotel zone of Nuevo Vallarta, which is just a short drive from Puerto Vallarta’s International Airport and about 40 minutes from Puerto Vallarta’s Malecon boardwalk downtown. The Nuevo Vallarta hotel zone boasts clean and modern infrastructure as well as a series of canals feeding a luxury marina with its own boardwalk. Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, is a destination in its own right with a stunning beach, restaurants and a mall. Villa del Palmar Flamingos Villa del Palmar Flamingos is a wonderful resort and spa with a great kids club, multi-level pools and beach access, …

Great Ways to Spend your Time in Cancun and the Riviera Maya

Great Ways to Spend your Time in Cancun and the Riviera Maya

If you have booked a vacation in Cancun then it is likely that you are now looking to see what kinds of amenities and activities will be available to you during your stay. If this is the case then you have landed in the right place because we have the lowdown on Cancun’s best activities, experiences, and hotspots. Here are some things you should experience when you’re in Cancun: Explore the ruins and cenotes around Cancun The Mayan ruins and cenotes which dot the Yucatan peninsula are truly breath-taking sights which have to be experienced first-hand to be believed. There are many stunning ruins which boast rich histories and beautiful architecture, but the ruins of Tulum, El Rey, and those found in the Sian Ka’an Biosphere are particularly noteworthy. The cenotes which pepper the peninsula, on the other hand, are 100% natural, and this is what makes them so utterly magnificent. This network of underwater caverns and tunnels is without a doubt a wonder of the natural world. Experienced divers can venture deep into these …

Destination Highlights – Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2016

Any jazz music fan will tell you that you haven’t experienced the power of this creative music style until you have heard it performed live.  What better way to do just that than to attend the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2016, held in the stunningly gorgeous Mexican beach destination of Playa del Carmen!  Introduced in 2003, this annual music festival has become one of the most sought-after events to see and be seen in Playa del Carmen due to its dynamic performances set amidst phenomenal natural surroundings.  This year’s Riviera Maya Jazz Festival will take place from Thursday, December 1 through Saturday, December 3, 2016, which is a change from its usual dates that tend to tie in with Thanksgiving. Lively Free Jazz Event Treat yourself to this lively event, which brings together jazz devotees and live music enthusiasts to enjoy the spectacular performances each featured artist or group delivers.  With a roster of high profile performers revered in the jazz industry scheduled to hit the stage, you will get a flavor of jazz from …

Villa del Palmar- Best Resorts in Mexico

Villa del Palmar- Best Resorts in Mexico

With eight of the best resorts in Mexico and counting, the name Villa del Palmar has become synonymous with elegance and comfort.  Located in the spectacular destinations of Cabo San Lucas, Cancún, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, every traveler can find the perfect resort for their vacation needs.  Under the brands of Villa del Palmar, Villa del Arco and Villa La Estancia, these resorts will delight you with their vast array of amenities. Villa del Palmar – Best Resorts in Mexico You will have the option of an all-inclusive stay at each resort or room only tariffs, where you will find a range of options in accommodations with studios, one and two-bedroom suites and three-bedroom penthouses to choose from.  At every Villa del Palmar resort, the suites include their own private balcony and kitchenette complete with a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, kitchen utensils and tableware.  Some of the amazing features you will find at the best resorts in Mexico include several pools or a multi-leveled pool, jacuzzis, a gym, full spa, mini-market and deli, Internet …

Villa del Palmar's Sister Resorts in Puerto Vallarta

Villa del Palmar’s Sister Resorts in Puerto Vallarta

The luxury and sophistication that guests enjoy at Villa del Palmar Cancun Luxury Beach Resort & Spa comes from a long legacy of excellence that spans over more than 30 years. The Villa del Palmar brand first started in the late 1980s with the very first resort being built in Puerto Vallarta on Mexico’s pacific coast. Villa del Mar and Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta The very first resort to be built in the Villa del Palmar chain was Villa del Mar followed by Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta. The Villa del Mar is a small quaint resort with 131 fully furnished air-conditioned suites that is adjacent to the larger complex of Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta. It benefits from a private pool, outdoor Jacuzzi and exclusive social areas as well as all the facilities of Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta, such as its restaurants, spa, gym, more pools and beach access. All of the suites at Villa del Mar have kitchenettes, dining rooms and balconies, and are either one or two bedroom units that …

Luxury Getaway Packages to Cancun and Sian Ka’an

Luxury Getaway Packages to Cancun and Sian Ka’an

Imagine being able to combine two of the most breathtaking destinations in one amazing vacation. Imagine combining a getaway to Cancun and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere! With Villa del Palmar Cancun’s exclusive package, you can do just that with a Paradise Diving Adventure or Luxury Fly Fishing Escape. Luxury Getaway Packages – Villa del Palmar Cancun and Sian Ka’an Village These once-in-a-lifetime luxury getaway packages include accommodation at two of the Yucatan peninsula’s most distinguished properties: Villa del Palmar Cancun Luxury Beach Resort & Spa and the Sian Ka’an Village. Your vacation begins when you arrive to Villa del Palmar Cancun and enjoy a few nights at the resort depending on the package you choose, followed by an adventurous road trip to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere where you will stay at the Sian Ka’an Village, a luxury villa on a totally secluded beach. Villa del Palmar Cancun Facing a spectacular white sandy beach and turquoise sea, awarding winning Villa del Palmar Cancun caters for guests seeking the ultimate in relaxation, distinct luxury accommodations and gourmet …