Swimming with Whale Sharks | The Adventures of Yucatan Holidays

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Swimming with Whale Sharks The Adventures of Yucatan Holidays

“The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” Eden Phillpotts The great American author Mark Twain—seeker of adventures and new discoveries—once said “twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do, than by the ones you did do.” Without knowing it, Twain […]

Finding Love in Mexico

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Finding Love in Mexico

by Stacey Marcus 72 hours later and there I was in Mexico, alone and not knowing which direction to go, where I would sleep that night, or how I would get to this unknown magical place. The trip had come about very spontaneously; to be exact it was a last minute cheap fare that was irresistible. Hopefully […]

Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade 2010

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Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade 2010

With a commitment to be in tune with the world’s ever-increasing social topics, Yucatán Holidays attended this years’ Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade promoting gay-friendly vacations and an open environment in the Riviera Maya and Cancun. In its second year, the Gay Pride Parade drew about 30,000 people to Ocean Drive in Miami Beach for […]

Yucatan Holidays Travel Writers’ Quest

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Yucatan Holidays Travel Writers Quest

The Travel Writers’ Quest has begun and we are eager to receive all you travel articles, stories and blog posts. We are looking for our next Yucatan Holidays Travel Writer and it can be you! Remember we are giving away 10 fabulous Cancun Vacations and you’ll only have to be our fan on Facebook to […]

Some Ideas to Travel Green | Earth Day 2010

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Some Ideas to Travel Green Earth Day 2010

From turquoise blue oceans to exuberant vegetation, Mother Earth has given us striking, beautiful places to visit, one being Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Unfortunately, as travelers our visits tend to strike the environment in a negative way. Responsible, sustainable tourism is necessary if we wish to preserve the sustainability of the environment and the beauty of […]

The Yucatan Peninsula: Beyond Cancun | Part Two

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The Yucatan Peninsula Beyond Cancun Part Two

In part one of the Yucatan Peninsula: Beyond Cancun series, we introduced you to the magical appeal of colonial cities in Mexico and some of the wonders created by man. With this post, we would like to take you through a journey back in time to discover the beauty that can only be present in […]

Yucatan Holidays Facebook Contest | The quest is about to begin

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We have been looking for the perfect moment to show our gratefulness to our loyal followers in the different social media connections. We found that now was the right time and we decided to start with a Facebook contest. Although the details are a well-kept secret for now, I can say in advance that we […]

Two of the best Mexican Football players visit Cancun

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Two of the best Mexican Football players visit Cancun

  Ramon Morales (AKA Ramoncito Morales) and Javier Hernandez (AKA El Chicharito) two of the best players in the Mexican Football League spent the weekend in Cancun and stayed at the Royal Sunset Hotel in the Hotel Zone, where they enjoyed the newly recovered beaches.   Ramoncito Morales is currently a free agent but played […]

Riviera Maya Jazz Summer Fest 2010

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Riviera Maya Jazz Summer Fest 2010

WHAT: Beachside concert with internationally-renowned artists hosted by the acclaimed Riviera Maya Jazz Festival WHEN: Saturday evening, May 29, 2010. WHERE: Mamitas Beach Club—a Playa del Carmen’s popular spot just steps from the Caribbean Ocean. WHO: R&B singer-songwriter Phil Perry, platinum-recording artist Brian McKnight, renowned Mexican jazz singer Caro Montes, and YOU!        […]

Chichen Itza and the Spring Equinox | Yucatan Holidays

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Chichen Itza and the Spring Equinox

Visit Chichen Itza next March 21st to witness the magic of the Spring Equinox. Seen in different indigenous cultures throughout Mesoamerica as a feathered snake, Kukulkan, will make its descend on the luscious, tropical jungles of the Yucatan Peninsula this March 21st during the spring equinox at Chichen Itza. Kukulkan–or Quetzalcoatl in the Aztec tradition–represents […]