Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2010 | Playa del Carmen

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Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2010 Playa del Carmen

On May 29th Brian McKnight, Phil Perry and Caro Montes performed on the Summer Edition of the Jazz Festival, but this was just the beginning. The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival combines the best international jazz musicians with the unparalleled beaches and relaxing atmosphere of Playa del Carmen. And the best of all, it’s going to […]

How Your Swim with Whale Sharks Will Save the World

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How Your Swim with Whale Sharks Will Save the World

Being named the largest fish species with an estimated measurement of up to 20-35 feet, the whale shark tends to leave a large impression wherever it swims. And now, the life-changing experience of swimming with the whale shark will not only affect how you view the world, but how the world sees the whale shark […]

Sea Turtle Preservation in the Yucatan Peninsula

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Sea Turtle Preservation in the Yucatan Peninsula

In a region like Mexico where vast areas of pristine nature still exist, the effects of pollution, poaching, and human encroachment are hard to ignore. A recent example of environmental contamination is the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, resulting in the devastation of local sea turtles and marine life near the Gulf Coast states of […]

Pros & Cons of the New Riviera Maya Airport

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Pros & Cons of the New Riviera Maya Airport

Cancun and the Riviera Maya are two of the most popular travel destinations in Mexico and the world, so it makes sense traveler access is sufficient, especially with the Riviera Maya becoming a favorite vacation spot in the Yucatan Peninsula. After years of deliberation by government officials, local businesses, and environmental groups, the development of […]

All In on All Inclusive Vacations | Cancun – Riviera Maya

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All In on All Inclusive Vacations Cancun – Riviera Maya

Over the last few years, there has been an increasing trend towards travelers choosing all inclusive vacations. All inclusive packages are becoming more and more popular, but what’s all the hype about and what does “all inclusive” mean anyway? Before deciding which resort or hotel option is right for you, while you’re planning a vacation […]

Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2010 | Summer Edition

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Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2010 | Summer Edition

On May 29th at the Mamita’s Beach Club in Playa del Carmen, R&B singer-songwriter Phil Perry, platinum-recording artist Brian McKnight and the renowned Mexican jazz singer Caro Montes performed live on a stage located just by the sea shore.  Hundreds of attendees, locals and tourists, gathered for an unforgettable evening of jazz and R&B music […]

Theories of a Mayan Prediction: 2012

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Theories of a Mayan Prediction 2012

A plunge into societal doom resulting in mass chaos, nuclear war, natural disasters, a change in Earth’s magnetic pulls, encounters with the third kind, a crash between Earth and the planet Nibiru, the end of existence and reality as we know it; all theories of the upcoming date, December 21, 2012. As this day inches […]

Pack a Bag, Change a Life

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Pack a Bag, Change a Life

Pack a Bag, Change a Life, is what Stuff Your Rucksack would like you to do and so would we. This online community of UK travelers, writers and journalists are interested in promoting the idea of giving back at the grassroots level in all travel destinations. They have inspired us to do the same. The […]

Top 7 Must-Know Facts About the Whale Sharks

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Top 7 Must-Know Facts About the Whale Sharks

Did you know…? 1. In some other countries  around the world, the whale shark is called: Shalaam Waan (Thai), Pez Dama (Spanish), Requin Baleine (French), Tiburon Ballena (Spanish), Tubarão Baleia (Portuguese), Tofu Shark (Taiwan), Tuki-Tuki (Visayan), Tuko (Tagalog), Vaame (Swahili), Walhai (German), Walvishaai (Afrikaans), among others. 2. Whale sharks are grayish, bluish or brownish above, […]