13 Cancun Experts to Follow on Twitter

by Aleasha Stephens on November 4, 2010

Cancun Twitter People to Follow

As the face behind the All About Mexico Twitter, I find that Twitter is amazing at making communities within itself.  You can  make your own twittersphere and I choose to make mine full of information, friends, fun & the occasional surprise (who doesn’t love that)!

In my Cancun community I have found a great group of people who tweet about Cancun and the surrounding area.  These Cancun tweeters are always either informative, entertaining, welcoming, friendly or interesting.  My Twitter world would not be the same with out them!

@cancunsoon – Cancun Soon works in conjunction with the Ocean Spa Hotel and the Laguna Suites to offer great vacation package deals online. They are the vacation packages authority and offer tons of travel tips www.cancunsoon.com

@cancunissafe – Cancun Safe is a community of people living in Mexico promoting tourism.  You will find a fair and just review of the events occurring in the Yucatan right now. Great source on safety in Mexico! They also have a lot of  fun travel ideas. www.cancunissafe.com

@camiloolea – Camilo Olea is the founder of Cancun is Safe.  He also is the community manage for the Royal Resorts.  Camilo was born and still lives in Cancun. According to his twitter profile he loves music, travel, social media, web, SEO, marketing, wine, tea, art and science.

Cancun Twitter

@mypuertomorelos – Also run by Camilo Olea. Puerto Morelos is one of the best little towns right outside of Cancun, only 20 minutes from the Cancun Airport.

@locogringocom – Kay Walten is the CEO of Loco Gringo, a personalized reservation & info service for the Riviera Maya. She is an expat who has been living & working in the Riviera Maya since ’92. She’s also a retired cave explorer and dive instructor. Kay is a constant wealth of Cancun and Riviera Maya related information. www.locogringo.com,

@cancungringa – Laura Winfree is an American translator, copy editor and blogger living in the amazing city of Cancun. She just got married and she shares a lot about living in Cancun. Laura gives us a taste of what it’s like to live there.  You can take a look at her blog here: http://gringationcancun.wordpress.com/

Cancun Twitter

@yucatanholidays -Yucatan Holidays is a Green & Fun option for travelers dreaming of a Cancun, Riviera Maya & the Yucatan Peninsula vacation. They provide inspiring and sustainable travel experiences throughout the Yucatan Peninsula, founded by travel expert Erika Garcia in conjunction with the Sunset Group. http://www.yucatan-holidays.com/

@tasteofplaya – Yucatan Culinary events and info – who doesn’t love that?!Taste of Playa is a culinary event in Playa del Carmen celebrating cuisine and chefs throughout the Riviera Maya. This year’s event is November 21, 2010 in the Parque Fundadores from 3 pm to 9 pm. http://www.tasteofplaya.com/

@cancuntrvl – The Cancun Travel twitter and website are run by the Dtraveller tour group. On Twitter they give a little something about everything in Cancun from travel to food to events to deals. www.cancuntravel.com

@tresriosresort – Hacienda Tres Ríos is a gorgeous eco-friendly, edgy all-inclusive luxury resort in the Riviera Maya only forty-five minutes south of Cancún’s International Airport. For a hotel, they are very active in the twitter community and provide a lot of great information for travelers. http://www.haciendatresrios.com/

Cancun Twitter

@JCVdude – I can’t get enough of his gorgeous videos covering all parts of the Yucatan. And you have to love his motto YOLO – you only live once! You can check out his videos on Youtube. http:// www.youtube.com/user/JCVdude

@yucatantoday –  Yucatan Today started as a print magazine in 1988. Twelve years later this family run publication is one of the most well-known tourist guides, loved by tourists and ex-pats.  Yucatan Today is well rounded everything you need to know about the Yucatan guide, focusing mostly on Merida. www.yucatantoday.com

@cancuncanuck – Canadian chick living in Cancun with her five year old, one dog, two fat cats, one skinny kitten and a Mexican hubby. A great resource about living in Cancun, she writes the blog a Canuck in Cancun: http://www.cancuncanuck.com/

Did I miss anyone that makes the Cancun Twitter World go round? Do you know any other Cancun Experts on Twitter? Let us know!

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Aleasha is the Director of Marketing at All About Mexico. She runs our Facebook & Twitter accounts. Follow/Fan us please! You can also follow Aleasha on her personal twitter - @allaboutaleash
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