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Tips to Cut the Cost of Your Cancun Vacation

June 22, 2012

Picture courtesy of Flickr For many people, being able to take a vacation in fabulous Cancun, Mexico, is a vacation dream come true. However, most people will need to think carefully about the cost of such a vacation, particularly in the current financial climate where we all have to be more mindful about what we [...]

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5 Great Budget Restaurants in Cancún’s Hotel Zone

April 19, 2012
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Finding cheap eats in Cancún’s tourist center is easier than you think.  It’s a strange quirk of Cancún’s touristic Hotel Zone that it’s home to very few decent budget restaurants and take-outs. In fact, you can be scouring the streets for hours in the vain hope of finding something both tasty and frugal. But the [...]

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4 Great Cancun Resorts

November 8, 2011
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Cancun is arguably the most renowned Mexican resort area in the world, and for a very good reason. Located on the northeast coast of Quintana Roo in southern Mexico, it offers world-class beaches and exciting nightlife. There are also many incredible resorts there that have luxurious amenities at fairly reasonable prices. Here’s a list of [...]

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Love Cancun: Part 3 of the Eat, Pray, Love Cancun

August 27, 2010
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Eat, Pray, Love Cancun Series Eat Cancun Pray Cancun Love Cancun Take a quick romantic getaway to the Mexican Riviera and fall in love with Cancun. It’s the perfect place to love with your special someone. Here’s some ways to celebrate love in Cancun:

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Pray Cancun: Part 2 of Eat, Pray Love Cancun

August 20, 2010
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Eat, Pray, Love Cancun Series Eat Cancun Pray Cancun Love Cancun What is praying? A religious practice, connection to a greater deity or a greater self understanding? Whatever it means to you and whatever way you choose to pray, it can be an experience you hold close. From participating in ancient Mayan rituals such as [...]

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Eat Cancun: Part 1 of Eat, Pray, Love Cancun

August 13, 2010
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Many of you have probably read Elizabeth Gilbert’s book, Eat Pray Love, where she travels to Italy, India, and Bali discovering her surroundings and learning about herself in the process. But, you don’t have to travel all the way across an ocean to be a part of the Eat Pray Love hype. For a great [...]

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Meet the Sculptures of the World’s Largest Underwater Museum

August 10, 2010
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Cancun’s newest attraction, the Museo Subacuático de Arte (MUSA) better known as the Underwater Museum – is a museum of sculptures submerged in the water of the National Marine Park near Cancun, Isla Mujeres and Punta Nizuc. The eco-friendly goal of the museum is to re-position some of the heavy traffic (750,000 visitors a year) [...]

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Things to do in Cancun for Under $15

August 6, 2010
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The last time I went to Cancun I remember the overwhelming feeling of all of the options of things to do. Tours, boat rides, shopping, golfing, fishing… this list goes on and on. But a lot of the options seemed expensive and far away (it’s over 2 hours to go to Chichen Itza!). The good [...]

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Massage Me in Mexico

July 19, 2010

“Pack up and plan to pamper yourself on the beach in Mexico,” my husband called out. This is exactly what I had on my mind as he and I head for the Mexican Rivera. “No more Texas tar balls,” I replied. As the United States Gulf coast is marred with the remnants of the oil [...]

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Why You Should Stay at a Cancun B&B

June 11, 2010
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For me, breakfast has always been my favorite meal of the day. Scrambled eggs, extra crispy bacon, bagels with peanut butter on them, pancakes… I could go on and on. And that’s why I love Cancun Bed and Breakfasts (commonly known as B&Bs).  You are guaranteed a free breakfast every morning – it’s included with [...]

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