Riviera Maya

Mob Beats Russian Man in Cancun After He Repeatedly Insults Mexicans

Enraged residents in the resort town of Cancun, Mexico, stormed a Russian man's apartment and brutally beat him after he repeatedly posted demeaning videos online about Mexicans, local authorities said.<p>Citing Guillermo Brahms, secretary general of Benito Juarez municipality, which includes Cancun, …

Cancun

Mexican mob attacks Russian over insults in Cancun

<b>A Russian man has been put into protective custody in hospital after he was attacked by a crowd of angry Mexicans in Cancun, authorities say.</b><p>Police rescued Aleksei Makeev, 42, on Friday night after the crowd stormed his apartment in the Caribbean resort.<p>The man had allegedly posted disparaging and …

Cancun

15 Stunning Destinations to Take your Travel Photography to the Next level

Looking to take your travel photography to the next level? A photographer is only as good as the subject matter they photograph, and we’ve got the 15 …

Travel Photography

Luke Bryan Heading to Mexico Again for Crash My Playa 2018

Luke Bryan is set to take over the beach in Riviera Maya, Mexico again in 2018 with the fourth annual Crash My Playa event.<p>The destination concert …

Music

The Top 10 Trending Destinations In 2017, And The Cheapest Months To Visit Them

Travel can be like fashion: it comes to us via inspirational trends. But unlike the ticking time bomb of a soon-to-be-dated jacket, travel …

Cancun

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Tasmanian devils, a Saimaa ringed seal and a white wolf are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

Nature

14 Swimsuit-Shopping Secrets Plus-Size Bloggers Swear By

When plus-size clothing brand Catherines offered to whisk me away to Playa Del Carmen for a week in January, my first thought was: A swimsuit? Post-holiday season? No way. Because, you know, I'm a human woman and have (sadly) been conditioned to feel insecure in <i>any</i> beach situation. My second …

Clothing

Zaha Hadid Architects designs ecological residential complex for Mexico’s Riviera Maya

Mexico’s stunning Riviera Maya looks nothing short of paradise, but its beauty has also proven a burden on ecological preservation. With the Yucatan …

Architecture

Club Med launches flash sale with up to 20% off all-inclusive trips in Dominican Republic, Cancun and Greece this summer

Club Med has launched a flash sale with up to 20% off some of its most glamorous resorts!<p>There's an impressive mix of both long-haul and short-haul …

Cancun

Here are the top destinations for your summer vacation

The best time of the year is almost here — summer! The days are hot, the nights are clear, and it’s the perfect time to get away. And your trip should include everything you want at a reasonable price. Thankfully, with all-inclusive luxury packages from Apple Vacations, the only thing you’ll need …

Cabo San Lucas

Zaha Hadid Unveils Luxury Apartment in Mexico That Honors Its History

One of the biggest names in architecture plans to create a series of residential buildings that is inspired by Mayan aesthetics<p>Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA), one of the most venerable names in the world of architecture, has spent decades separating itself from other firms by designing swooping …

Architecture

Shopping In Tulum

Outfit Details:<p>Reformation Dress, Carrie Forbes Sandals (old, similar here and here), Kayu Bag, Mapache by James Hat<p>Last Wednesday we flew to Mexico …

Asia Travel

2017 Brides Honeymoon Awards: The Top 10 Resorts in Mexico

<i>Picking the perfect honeymoon is no easy feat—countless romantic destinations, endless hotel options, limited vacation time and the struggle-is-real challenge of finding the perfect place to please both you and your new spouse. Where to begin? Well, right here. BRIDES teamed up with the A-list</i> …

Hotels

Deal Alert: Iberostar Paraiso del Mar From $116 Per Person

<i>PHOTO: A Riviera Maya seascape. (photo via Flickr/Mindaugas Danys)</i><p>Bring the family to the Riviera Maya and save with Iberostar.<p><b>DEAL:</b> Experience the …

Travel

Top 10 honeymoon destinations & cruises

Brides magazine has just come out with its Honeymoon Awards 2017 in its June-July issue, listing travel experts' options about the world's most …

Cruise Ships

How Becoming a Mom Changed My Mind About All-Inclusives

There's this common misconception among soon-to-be-parents that life will be — more or less — the same after kids. As the mother of a toddler and a …

Costa Rica

Cabo’d Out? Hollywood's 3 Fresh Mexico Escapes

Valle de Guadalupe, San Miguel de Allende and Tulum beckon with wine, art and cuisine below the border.<p><b>VALLE DE GUADALUPE</b> Rihanna was the biggest …

Mexico

Beyond the Port - Five Top Cruise Ports To Explore

Have you ever been on a cruise? I am going to be honest, we haven’t.<br>That is, unless you count a two day boat trip around Ha Long Bay in Vietnam, and …

Europe

Could eating venomous lionfish help save the world’s oceans?

A venomous fish may not be what you expect to see on a restaurant menu, but thanks to the Lionfish Project in Tulum, Mexico, adventurous eaters can tuck in right in, and help marine conservation in the process.<p>Part of the scorpion family, the invasive lionfish has toxic poison in its dorsal spine, …

Oceans

Canadian reportedly charged in Mexican resort murder

A Canadian man has reportedly been arrested in connection with the beating death of a Mexican woman at a resort in Cancun.<p>Gabriela Janeth Jaramillo, …

Cancun

Atlanta to Cancun, Mexico for $252 R/T or $487pp for 3 all-incl. 5* night stay

Airfare Spot<p>We get a commission for some links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do click them. This is …

Mexico

Here Are The 29 Most Instagrammed Places On The Planet

And nope, surprisingly the Eiffel Tower isn't first.<p>Posted on May 10, 2017, 01:37 GMT<p>29. Sagrada Família, Barcelona<p>28. Giza Pyramids, Cairo<p>27. Acropolis of Athens<p>26. Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh<p>25. Rocky Mountains, Colorado<p>24. Angkor Wat, Angkor<p>23. Riviera Maya, Yucatán<p>22. Atlantic City, New Jersey<p>21. …

Eiffel Tower

Inside Cuixmala, the Secluded Mexican Resort Models Have Been Flocking To

Lately, people have been quick to call almost any up-and-coming vacation destination the New Tulum. Santa Teresa, a small surf town in southern Costa Rica, for example, has been called the New Tulum. Isla Holbox, a sandy island northwest of Cancún, has been, too. Same for Todos Santos and …

Travel

The 18 Prettiest Waterfront Wedding Venues for Your Big Day

There’s no denying the allure of waterfront weddings — sweeping views, a calming breeze, and breathtaking sunsets all set the stage for the perfect ceremony. Whether you and your sweetie are looking to bring some authenticity to your nautical theme or just want an extra dreamy feel to your big day, …

Weddings

Fly to a beautiful overwater bungalow for only $279 round-trip

Heaven is less than four hours away.<p>Daydreaming about a getaway to an overwater bungalow suspended over cerulean water?<p>You don’t need to tap your …

Travel

Chefs Want You To Destroy This Dessert Before You Eat It

It's just as fun to play with as it is to eat.<p>Most restaurants hope to have a hit dish on their menu, but Catch — a seafood spot with locations in …

Dessert

Luv Tulum: A Magical Mayan Jungle Experience

(Photos by Casey McCune)<p>It is said the asteroid which was responsible for the extinction of the dinosaurs and the ice age struck earth in the region …

Travel

7 Luxury Penthouses in Playa del Carmen with Stunning Ocean Views

Whether you’re looking for a family vacation, an adventurous friends’ getaway, or a romantic adults-only escape for two, Playa del Carmen is sure to …

Hotels

26 best honeymoon destinations

Beaches

7 Best Websites for Last-Minute Airfare Deals

Pricey flights are the bane of every traveler's existence. But once you become a frequent traveler, you pick up a few flight booking tips that'll …

Air Travel