Passport needed to travel to Mexico | Yucatan Holidays

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Passport needed to travel to Mexico

Visitors from Canada and the U.S. will now be required to present a valid passport when entering Mexico as part of the U.S. Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative. Mexican immigration authorities say the new measure, which began March 1st, is intended to unify documentation rules and travel procedures for all of North America.  Travelers within 20 […]

Chichen Itza to Bacalar in 10 pictures|Yucatan Holidays

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Chichen Itza to Bacalar in 10 pictures

“An image is worth a thousand words” and that’s why we collected 10 of the most beautiful pictures from around the Yucatan Peninsula and the Riviera Maya area to give you an idea of what you can enjoy: Chichen Itza, Holbox, Cancun, Nichupté Lagoon, Isla Mujeres, Playa del Carmen, Tulum, and Bacalar. Some are ours, […]

Cameron Beckman: Mayakoba Golf Classic 2010 Winner | Riviera Maya

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Cameron Beckman Mayakoba Golf Classic 2010 Winner

Yesterday, the PGA Golf Tournament in the Riviera Maya came to an end at El Camaleón Golf Club. The Mayakoba Golf Classic 2010 has a winner and is Cameron Beckman, winning with this one, his third PGA title.  Joe Durant and Brian Stuard tied for the second place, after Durant was the leader for the […]

The Cancun Underwater Museum Pictures and Details

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Man on Fire: Located in Manchones Reef on the coast of Isla Mujeres Since November 2009, Cancun and Isla Mujeres have their own underwater museum, just like the ones in Canterbury (UK) and in the West Indies. The artist, Jason de Caires Taylor, started the first of three phases for the project with the placement […]

Kanche AC |Sustainable travel with Yucatan Holidays

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Kanche AC Sustainable travel with Yucatan Holidays

Taking a vacation is not just about getting away, but about doing something special when you get there. With more than 190 countries to visit and a plethora of activities, choosing the perfect place for you comes down to a combination of options: the perfect hotel, location, and the unique experiences that a vacation can […]

Hacienda Tres Rios wins TripAdvisor Award|Yucatan Holidays

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Hacienda Tres Rios wins TripAdvisor Award

“Inspired by the millions of trusted traveler reviews and opinions on TripAdvisor.com, the Travelers’ Choice awards have once again highlighted the finest hotels in the world,” said Christine Petersen, Chief Marketing Officer for TripAdvisor. Hacienda Tres Rios, the eco friendly and luxurious resort in the Riviera Maya was awarded a Traveler’s Choice Award 2010 by […]

The Mayan world in a different way

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The Mayan world in a different way

The aim of our company this year is to increase tourism visits to the Yucatan Peninsula, by offering different concepts of travel experiences. The travel circuits or vacation packages, allow visitors to discover the other side of the touristic venue through the traditions and mysticism of the Mayan Culture. Erika García, CEO of Yucatan Holidays […]

Happy New Year 2010 |Greetings from Cancun & the Riviera Maya

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  Everyone in Mexico is getting ready for the New Year’s Eve celebration.  Ecological, epidemical ( the H1N1 hysteria), and climatological events are now behind us as we look towards starting 2010 on the right foot. At Yucatan Holidays, we want to thank you for joining, following, supporting, and traveling with us during the passing […]

Merry Christmas from Yucatan Holidays

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Merry Christmas from Yucatan Holidays

It’s been a year full of obstacles. The aftermath of the swine flu seriously impacted Mexico, affecting many families and businesses throughout the country, resulting in a future forecast that was not so bright for us all.  Hurricane Ida also contributed to concerns for the people of the region but caused no damage after all […]

Swimming with Dolphins and More at Isla Mujeres

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Swimming with Dolphins and More at Isla Mujeres

Last weekend, I had the opportunity to visit Isla Mujeres (25 minutes from Cancun) to enjoy my Dolphin Encounter and to spend the day participating in numerous activities that are part of the tour.  Everything started when we departed from El Embarcadero in Cancun on the Dolphin Princess, a very nice 3-deck ship, which included […]