12/19/2010 12:20 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Why Cancun & The Riviera Maya Make For The Perfect Short Trip

If record-low temperatures, snowstorms and blizzards are getting you down, why not rejuvenate for a long weekend of sun, sand and eye-popping natural beauty? A trip to Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula -- and its crowning resort developments in Cancún and the Riviera Maya -- offers something for just about everyone this holiday season.

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