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Yucatan Peninsula

The Yucatan Peninsula is home to a millennium of history, from the ruins of Mayan civilization to colonization and the fight for independence. Located on the Quintana Roo peninsula,…

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Restaurants

Once you arrive in the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll be pleasantly surprised by the array of restaurant…

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Food

From elegant restaurants serving five-star cuisine to street-corner stands churning out local specialties,…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
Yucatan Peninsula

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Accommodations:

The Mexican Caribbean encompasses a vast expanse of land, though most of the tourism in this region centers around Cancun, Cozumel, and Playa del Carmen. Because there is so much…

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All Inclusive

The Yucatan Peninsula is home to a wide array of lodging options, including the infamous all-inclusive resort, a one-stop…

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Hotels

A vacation in Cancun, Cozumel, and the Mexican Caribbean has something different to offer every type of traveler; whether…

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Villa Complexes

Travelers who want to spend a long vacation or who prefer privacy and autonomy often look to rental properties in the…

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Villa Rentals

From one end of the Yucatan Peninsula to the other, visitors arrive on a daily basis with a number of plans in mind for their vacation. Because this area is such a haven for active…

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Eco Tourism

Tulum, a part of the Mexican Caribbean, is a great place to sleep outdoors. However, since none of the beaches in Mexico…

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Whether you’re a fisherman, party lover, musician or anyone in between, Cancun offers a buffet of festivals and events that will keep you entertained all year long. Throughout…

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Things to
See and Do:

There are Many Ways to Have Fun in
Yucatan Peninsula

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Activities

You can be as active as you like when visiting the Yucatan Peninsula on your Caribbean vacation. So many options exist that you can jam pack your schedule and go-go-go from dawn…

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Shopping

Because there are several different popular tourist destinations within the Yucatan…

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Nightlife

While Cancun certainly shines during the day, upon nightfall the city comes alive…

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Fishing

When vacationing in the Yucatan Peninsula, it is hard to ignore the waters of the Caribbean as they lap against the soft…

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Sailing & Boating

Although it is far from the most popular way to reach the Mexican Caribbean,…

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Casinos

Simply put, the Yucatan Peninsula is not the best place for gambling in the…

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The Caribbean coast of the Yucatan Peninsula is a great destination for tourists interested in watersports. Snorkeling is especially popular because it involves very little…

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Landmarks

Not just a modern party destination, the Yucatan Peninsula is one of the most historically significant areas in the…

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Bikes & Mopeds

Bikes and mopeds can be rented at numerous places on the region and are a great alternative to walking through many of…

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Attractions

There is no doubt that the Yucatan is known for its parties and and resorts. However, in a close second is the historic…

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Golf

Showing its many colors, the Yucatan Peninsula adds on to its repertoire of spring break haven and eco-tourist retreat…

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Best Time to Visit

For the best prices with reasonably low crowds, November and early December are perhaps the best times to visit the Yucatan…

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The Yucatan Peninsula, which is a section of land in southeast Mexico that separates the Caribbean from the Gulf of Mexico, encompasses a region of Mexico that is one of the most…

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Weddings in Yucatan Peninsula:

Getting Married in Yucatan Peninsula is Really Not that Hard

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Close your eyes, and picture this: marvelous beach side surroundings, unique food, outstanding weather and the most romantic honeymoon imaginable. These are just a couple of the many…

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Learn About the Weather of Yucatan Peninsula

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Cancún, Cozumel, and the rest of the Mexican Caribbean have the sun's attention year-round. The region's annual

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Cruises

Caribbean cruises are popular because activities and amenities are easily enjoyed onboard a luxurious resort on water,…

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Travel Fundamentals for Yucatan Peninsula

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Each region of the Mexican Caribbean has its own distinctive flavor, ensuring that vacationers will be able to find the perfect spot, no matter what they crave. Knowing the…

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Electricity

If you plan on bringing electronics with you on your trip to the Mexican Caribbean, be aware that your power supply may…

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Clothing

When planning your trip to the Mexican Caribbean, take some of the region's clothing customs into account. This will…

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Currency

Travelers should make sure they are familiar with the currency of the Mexican Caribbean, its exchange value and the…

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Although the Mexican Caribbean hosts a booming tourism industry, it remains one of the poorer areas in the region. For…

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Hours of Operation

Buisiness hours in Cancun are more likely to reflect the typical comings and goings of tourists, whereas hours in the…

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Telephones

Despite a range of telephone services available in Mexico, prices remain relatively stable from service to service. Hotels,…

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Postal Services

When traveling, its sometimes necessary to send or receive important letters and packages. Here is some basic information…

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While vacationing in the Yucatan Peninsula, guests are sure to notice the pristine waterfront and inviting seaside. The best way to take advantage of the gorgeous ocean waters is by…

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There are lots of accommodations in the Yucatan Peninsula, from small, personal hideaways to spacious and luxurious rooms. Those…

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World renown as a spring break hotspot, the Yucatan Peninsula is a prime location for anyone looking for some time at the beach. Ranging from urbanized shores in the center of Cancun…

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Air Travel

Covering such a wide range of area, tourists considering flights to the Yucatan Peninsula have several different airports…

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Ferries

Vacationers staying in the Yucatan will find ferries and boats to be an enjoyable way to experience all the region offers.…

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Sailing & Boating

Although it is far from the most popular way to reach the Mexican Caribbean, chartered and personal boats can certainly…

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History of the Yucatan Peninsula:

The region's Mayan history helps explain many aspects of its current culture

Even though early civilizations flourished in the Yucatán more than 4,500 years ago, the region remained relatively unknown until the 20th century when the popular tourist…

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While the area is probably best known for the large city of Cancun, there is a plethora of natural offerings that go unnoticed by most visitors. National parks, caves, zoos, and many…

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Culture

The early Mayan presence in the Yucatán Peninsula and Quintana Roo ensured that the region would develop a history…

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Yucatan Peninsula
Accommodations for Specific Interests

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Family Vacations

The great thing about a vacation in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean is the variety it offers travelers. Whether…

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Dining Options

For many travelers, eating the local food is a vital part of a great vacation experience. The Yucatan Peninsula offers so…

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Swimming Pools

A refreshing dip and a nap by the pool — it's an often overlooked luxury of vacationing in the Yucatan Peninsula. The…

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Nightlife Options

The Yucatan Peninsula offers sunshine, amazing ocean views, and historical sites you can't miss, but at night you'll feel…

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Tennis

The Caribbean is the ideal destination for tennis lovers, with nice courts to choose from, in some of the most stunning…

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Driving

Driving is made easier when you take the time to become familiar with a few differences you'll encounter while in the…

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