Category: Mexico

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

Rachel and Matt’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

About the Rachel and Matt Occupations: Business Analyst and Lawyer How they met: Rachel was visiting a friend in University and she introduced her to Matt. What attracted Matt to Rachel: Her intelligence and sense of humour. What attracted Rachel to Matt: He was confident and sexy, but also a bit shy which was sweet Engagement story: They went out to their favourite restaurant to celebrate their Read More »

05 November 2012 | No Comments

Meg and Jason’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

  Congrats to Meg and Jason who recently were married at the Excellence Riviera Cancun. They had an absolutely perfect day and the photos shown below, care of Sweet Fire Photography, certainly attest to that. All the best to Meg and Jason! About Meg and Jason Occupations: Jason: Logistics manager; Meg: Registered Nurse/Professor How they met: Match.com What attracted Jason to Meg: Most caring Read More »

26 September 2012 | 1 Comment

Dolphin Experience at Dreams Cancun

Categories: Mexico

Now this is something unique for a hotel stay… a “dolphin view” room! Move over Las Vegas, rooms at the Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa have “Dophin View” and “Dolphin Front” rooms. Book one of these rooms and receive a 30% off credit towards a Delphinus swim with the dolphin experience. There is also the new, interactive Delphinus Dolphin Trainer for a Day Read More »

10 August 2012 | No Comments

Tara and Matt’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

Hooray! Tara and Matt are married! This past April at the Grand Sunset Princess in the beautiful Riviera Maya, Tara and Matt said their “I Do’s” surrounded by their closest family and friends. All of these stunning photos are by Erick Rodriguez of Claudia Photo Studio. They were married at the Grand Riviera Gazebo overlooking the ocean with 70+ guests in attendance. Wedding colours Read More »

01 August 2012 | No Comments

ME Cabo Su Cabo

Categories: Destinations, Mexico

On the finest stretch of beach in Cabo San Lucas, ME Cabo resort is designed in a terraced embrace of free-form pools and gardens, Bali beds and sunshine overlooking the sea. Well known for being a midweek lounge hotel and a hip weekend party hotel, Me Cabo is a fantastic option for a weekend getaway. If you’re having a hometown wedding, why not do a destination bachelor or bachelorette party Read More »

28 May 2012 | No Comments

The Beloved (La Amada) is Bliss

Categories: Mexico

In the world of all-inclusive hotels, The Beloved Hotel in Playa Mujeres, Mexico deserves a standing ovation. It’s really in a league of it’s own, literally and figuratively. Here’s why… First note is the location – Playa Mujeres. This stretch of sand north of Cancun is a real delight for those wishing a true escape. If you’re not into the bustle of Cancun, and Read More »

03 April 2012 | No Comments