Category: Mexico

Puerto Morelos, Mexico, Part II

Puerto Morelos, Mexico, Part II

PUERTO MORELOS,“The Jewel  of The Caribbean” Part 2. THE NEW GATED COMMUNITIES I made my accommodation reservation through Air BnB and wanted to be in the old town ……. I did not know I was headed to a new house in a new gated community! I had no idea this new community existed and did […]

Puerto Morelos, Mexico, Part III

Puerto Morelos, Mexico, Part III

PUERTO MORELOS,“The Jewel  of The Caribbean”. Part 3. THE PUEBLO One does not read about the Pueblo at Puerto Morelos in the guidebooks — it is totally overlooked. This is where local families live: it is Mexico undiluted with tourists.  Most people living here are employed locally: in construction, in the hospitality industry or as […]

Puerto Morelos, Mexico, Part I

Puerto Morelos, Mexico, Part I

PUERTO MORELOS,“The Jewel  of The Caribbean” Part  1. I am in love, Yes, I know you cannot wait to know who the object of my affection is — wait no longer.  It is not a person, it is a town called Puerto Morelos on the Riviera Maya.  A short twenty-minute drive heading south from Cancun […]

The Magic of Tulum on the Mexican Caribbean

The Magic of Tulum on the Mexican Caribbean

Could this be Paradise? The Tulum landscape is a jungle of dense tropical foliage, a blend of many greens: tangled hanging vines, twisted mangrove tree branches, more exotic palm trees than it is possible to imagine. All this verdure is juxtaposed against a blue sky that drops into the aquamarine ocean with rows of gentle […]

Casa Kimberly, Puerto Vallarta

Casa Kimberly, Puerto Vallarta

The Backstory Going back in time to the tumultuous love affair of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in the 1960’s. Casa Kimberly built above the historic Old Town of Puerto Vallarta was the love nest of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton after they had fallen in love and carried on a torrid love affair in […]

Merida Coqui Coqui

Merida Coqui Coqui

The City of  MERIDA in the YUCATAN  PENINSULA, is one of the most picturesque cities in Mexico. History Merida, the Yucatan Capital as well as the largest city of the Yucatan Peninsula is in the heart of the Yucatan. Located in the North Western corner, two hundred miles West of Cancun. The two Cities could […]

Casa Malca, a Boutique Hotel in Tulum, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Casa Malca, a Boutique Hotel in Tulum, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Visiting CASA MALCA in Tulum on the Riviera Maya, Mexico. Webster Dictionary describes the word “Magic” as “The art of producing illusions by sleight of hand, mesmerized, dazzled, in a state of awe.”  No words can adequately describe Casa Malca, set in the tangled Caribbean jungle of the Riviera Maya. This is a spectacular setting for […]

Habitas – Tulum, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Habitas – Tulum, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Habitas is an original concept for a beach-side hotel in Tulum, Mexico. If you go, expect the unexpected and leave your preconceived ideas at home. This is the new luxury experience. Getting There. Another mysterious gate along the narrow road that leads through the jungle to the ocean – who knows what lies behind? The […]

VISITING MEXICO — THE RIVIERA MAYA

VISITING MEXICO — THE RIVIERA MAYA

Twenty years ago, very few people had heard of the Riviera Maya.  All it was was a few isolated fishing villages and rural Indian villages along a spectacular, unspoiled coastline. Today, the ever-busy Highway 307, a two lane highway in each direction, connects  a growing number of tourist towns.  There are signs all the way as […]