Category: Mexico

New in Playa Mita

Categories: Mexico

Iberostar has just released news of its brand new hotel set to open in Riviera Nayarit! The IBEROSTAR Playa Mita will open as a 5 star all-inclusive resort location 25 miles from Puerto Vallarta. Distinctive architecture, superior service and a vast array of entertainment options, Playa Mita will continue to uphold Iberostar’s distinctive legacy of creating memorable vacations for everyone. A Read More »

28 June 2013 | No Comments

Grand Palladium in the Riviera Maya

Categories: Destination Weddings, Mexico

Grand Palladium in the Riviera Maya is home to four a five star resorts, joining into one mega resort. The complex was designed by renowned architects and was virtually been carved into a vast jungle setting. It was constructed respecting the natural flora and fauna of its surroundings as the buildings naturally blend into the tropical environment. It is a simply stunning location, set along an 800 Read More »

10 June 2013 | No Comments

Johnica and Darin’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

Johnica and Darin met through one of her good friends from college, Marc, who happened to be a neighbour of Darin’s. When Marc and Johnica went for lunch one day, they headed back to Marc’s condo to hang out after lunch. Marc mentioned that a really cool guy moved into the neighborhood so they walked down the street and knocked on the door. “Darin invited us in for cocktails and we hit it off Read More »

08 May 2013 | No Comments

Madeline and Reece’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

Madeleine and Reece were “destined” for a destination wedding. Reece knew that he had to propose to Madeleine by the ocean. She says it’s her sanctuary, so clearly Reece was paying attention. So on a trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with 4 of their closest friends; he decided that it would be the ideal location to pop the question. Reece took her out to the beach to go for a romantic Read More »

04 May 2013 | No Comments

Jessica and Allan’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

Congratulations to Allan and Jessica, who were married in the Mayan Riviera in November 2012. Only close friends and family were present to witness the ceremony, which took place in the beautiful San Fransciso De Assisi chapel on the Xcaret grounds. Following the ceremony, guests were entertained by Mayan dancers for a traditional Mayan Show while the bride and groom were whisked off to take photos. Read More »

23 April 2013 | No Comments

Embark on the Sacred Mayan Journey at Palladium

Categories: Mexico

The Sacred Mayan Journey, embarking on its 7th year, will take place on May 23-25 in the Playa del Carmen area. The event recreates one of the most ancient traditions of the Mayan culture – the yearly pilgrimage of the Maya who braved the ocean on their canoes (yes – those waves in canoes!!) to cross from the island of Cozumel to worship their goddess Ixchel. The 3 daylong event is held at Xcaret, Read More »

11 April 2013 | 1 Comment

Eco-Luxe Honeymooning

Categories: Honeymoons, Mexico

“Eco-Luxe” is the main principle behind the beautiful sustainable resort Playa Viva located near Zihuatanejo, Mexico. Guests at Play Viva are immersed in natural organic and cultural landscape in a way few other resorts allow. Their Private Casitas are perfect for the honeymooning couples looking for a relaxing escape. These honeymoon suites have unobstructed views of the ocean and large front Read More »

03 April 2013 | 1 Comment

RIU Caribe, Cancun

Categories: Mexico

Situated in the heart of the Cancun strip, Riu Caribe is on one of the most popular (and nicest!) beaches for destination weddings. The views of playa de Cancun are drop dead gorgeous offering plenty of sun for all (note to self: bring parasols or think about shade for your guests. Maybe a cold water station, little fans or cool towels, perhaps?). This property was recently renovated in 2012 and offers Read More »

26 March 2013 | No Comments

Honeymoon Heaven

Categories: Honeymoons, Mexico

We recently came across a fantastic location for a honeymoon! Located in the Riviera Maya, the Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraíso has a option that is beyond luxurious. Their honeymoon villas – 1800 square feet bungalow style houses (probably bigger than your first house together!!) – offer stunning views of the lush tropical gardens where fabulous doesn’t even begin to describe the amenities! Read More »

13 March 2013 | No Comments

Lindsay and Rob’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

A big congratulations goes out to the newlywed Mr. & Mrs. McKenzie!!! Lindsay and Rob were recently wed in the Riviera Maya at the beautiful Riu Palace Riviera Maya! All photos were taken by Sergio of Adventure Photography – the exclusive photographer for the hotel! They are absolutely stunning and you could not ask for a more picture perfect couple. Clear skies, surrounded by family and friends, Read More »

25 February 2013 | 1 Comment

Renovated Riu Palace Mexico!

Categories: Mexico

As of December 1st, 2012, the Riu Palace Mexico has reopened its doors after a complete renovation! Situated in Playa del Carmen, just 2 kilometers from the famous 5th avenue shopping the hotel will retain its colonial building but has been updated with modern features inside with the new look that Riu is rolling out into all its newly renovated hotels. The hotel’s 434 rooms have been modernized Read More »

30 December 2012 | No Comments

12-21-12

Categories: Fun Stuff, Mexico

In a few weeks, the world will end. Looking for a front row seat, best start planning your trip to Mexico! Have we captured your attention?? As December 21st, 2012 quickly approaches, many people, including Mexicans in the heart of the Mayan territory are preparing big parties to celebrate the “end of the world”. According to the ancient Mayan calendar, December 21st, 2012 signifies the world Read More »

04 December 2012 | No Comments