10 reasons to stay: Grand Velas Riviera Maya

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With Riviera Maya a quick hour long flight from South Florida, it actually takes me MORE time to drive to the airport and park than it does to get to Cancun from Fort Lauderdale. I love hopping on a plane and heading down for my Champagne Living style vacations, and I THOUGHT I knew the […]

How to travel in Mexico like a local

How to Travel in Mexico Like a Local

Traveling to a foreign country can be an exciting and stressful experience whether you have gone every year of your life or if this is your first time. Mexico is one of the closest countries Americans can travel to and here is how to travel in Mexico like a local. When driving into Mexico, you […]

Hard Rock all-inclusive resort is Cancun bound

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As if Cancun weren’t fun enough, Hard Rock International is planning on stepping up the volume with an all new, all inclusive resort on the beautiful beachfront of the Hotel Zone. It will be in the spot that the Cancun Palace now inhabits (which if you’ve ever been to Cancun is PRIME beachfront property), and […]

Dreaming of a warm winter getaway? Mexico!!

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It’s barely fall and I’m already plotting my winter getaway. While my plans include Chicago and New York in upcoming months, my body will crave warmth and I’m thinking that I’ll be more apt to want to go to Mexico than the windy city. Maybe a quick treat for myself? If you’re already looking for […]

Great way to stay in the Caribbean – Iberostar contest

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The luxury all-inclusive resort chain Iberostar is having a Facebook contest that you DON’T want to miss. Between now and October 3rd you can enter to win a FREE stay at one of two of their resorts.  Iberostar Cozumel on the Riviera Maya in Mexico Iberostar Costa Dorada in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic It’s so easy to […]

International Whale Shark Day – Cancun

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One of my FAVORITE island paradise spots is Cancun. I’ve only been ONCE before and as you know, it stole my heart.  There are still so many spots yet to be discovered and I did NOT have the opportunity to see any of the amazing whale sharks that gather in Quintana Roo for the abundant […]