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Isla Mujeres

A Must Visit on the Riviera Maya

William Lees | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel
William Lees

Of all the well known and documented areas of the Mayan Riviera, somehow this little gem remains the most discreet location. I am not saying that it i...

Doubling Down on Shark Conservation as Jaws Turns 40

Caleb McClennen | Posted 07.05.2016 | Green
Caleb McClennen

This Shark Week 2015 -- and on the 40th anniversary of Jaws -- let us reflect upon our growing appreciation for (and willingness to protect) these vulnerable species. Let us then dramatically scale our commitment to reverse the decline of these magnificent species on a global scale.

WATCH: Entire City Attacked By Giant Shark.. Murals

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 08.15.2014 | Green

By now, your social feed has undoubtedly been attacked by Shark Week. Thankfully, real life sharks -- bless them -- are not nearly as aggressive as Di...

Getting Lost And Finding My Way

Julia Rosien | Posted 08.20.2014 | Travel
Julia Rosien

Maybe we all need a getaway plane to escape our own mediocrity. If you ask me, that's worth the price a plane ticket -- anywhere.

5 Overhyped Tourist Destinations

Shermans Travel | Posted 06.16.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Whether it's a packed cruise ship unloading throngs of boisterous passengers, or a mob of thirty college students tearing through town, an excess of tourists can make a destination go from in-demand to insufferable, just like that. Consider avoiding these played-out locales and shift your attention to nearby spots that are lesser-known, and more worthy of the term "vacation."

Welcome to Isla Mujeres: Tropical Paradise in Your Backyard

Greg Garrett | Posted 12.14.2013 | Travel
Greg Garrett

Just off the coast of Mexico, within sight of crowded Cancun but a 20 minute ferry ride across the blue Caribbean, lies Isla Mujeres, a tiny coral island that is one of Mexico's true treasures. Isla is no tourist haven.

Riviera Maya's Day Of The Dead

Matthew Bell | Posted 01.06.2013 | Travel
Matthew Bell

Will you find the same grandeur or drama of the variety that you'd see in Mexico City and its vicinity? No, but Day of the Dead in the Riveria Maya breathes life into the local culture.

The Maya Love Goddess Of Isla Mujeres

Bob Schulman | Posted 08.12.2012 | Travel
Bob Schulman

Local officials plan to cash in on a Maya goddess' presence on Isla Mujeres by branding the island as a wonderful spot to get married, enjoy a honeymoon, celebrate anniversaries and otherwise bask in the romantic aura of this part of Mexico.

48 Hours On The Riviera Maya

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.06.2012 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

You'll start your weekend with sun salutations on the beach before diving cenotes, climbing ruins and toasting the sunset with a salty margarita.