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This Is 'Art Garden' Is Intentionally Bizarre

AP | By TERESA DE MIGUEL ESCRIBANO | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel

XILITLA, Mexico (AP) — At the end of a long, dirt road in Mexico's northeast jungle, two spiral staircases appear, leading nowhere amid an ornate co...

What Are the Pueblos Mágicos? The Best Reason to Visit Mexico

minube | Posted 03.28.2014 | Travel
minube

Deep in the heart of rural Mexico, you'll find the Pueblos Mágicos, a select group of Mexican villages whose cultural, historical, or natural treasures have been deemed, well, magical.

The World's Best Overwater Bungalows... Outside Tahiti

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 03.05.2014 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

From Mexico to Cambodia, the world's now your oyster when it comes to waterfront paradise.

Add These 'Frozen Waterfalls' To Your Bucket List

Posted 02.22.2014 | Travel

Hierve el Agua is one of Mexico's most beautiful natural wonders that you probably haven't heard of. Located in the Central Valleys of Oaxaca, these n...

A Mexican Beach Vacation, Without All The Guilt And Stuff

Posted 02.22.2014 | Travel

You want to go to Mexico because it's polar vortex-ing and you're all like pshhht, not doing this anymore. And you want to get your sun in, but you al...

72 Hours in Tulum

Jetsetter.com | Posted 04.23.2014 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

Two hours and a world away from the megaresorts in Cancun, Tulum lures a laid-back breed of beach lover, nature fiend and sun seeker to its casita-dotted shores.

A Tiny Mexican Oasis Just 30 Minutes From Cancun

AP | By AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 04.06.2014 | Travel

ISLA MUJERES, Mexico (AP) — A half-hour ferry ride from the nonstop party that is Cancun sits an island seductively named Isla Mujeres, or Island of...

10 Fun-filled Friends' Getaways

Joy Pecknold | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

Valentine's Day isn't going anywhere, so we singletons (and it's complicated-tons) might as well go somewhere. During the flurry of February 14th is an ideal time to skip town and indulge in some unadulterated fun sans romantic pressure.

A Trio of Flashbacks to Old-World Mexico

Bob Schulman | Posted 03.15.2014 | Travel
Bob Schulman

A stroll along the town's cobbled lanes, porticoed walkways and Andalusian courtyards is like a jump back to the 17th and 18th centuries, when Alamos was one of the richest spots on Earth.

Savor the Unexpected Pleasures of La Paz, Mexico

Joshua Estrin | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
Joshua Estrin

Take the opportunity to swim with sea lions, whale sharks and the wide variety of marine life that inhabits the sea. Fun Baja also offers combination scuba camping trips and scuba certification programs for every level of diver from beginner through advanced.

Following the Big Blue Line to Mazatlan

Anne Z. Cooke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Anne Z. Cooke

If you've been to a party in Mazatlan, Mexico, you know what they mean by "fiesta." Now multiply by 10, add a chorus from Julio Iglesias and a wow from Lady Gaga, and you'll have a faint idea of the welcome celebration awaiting cruise passengers soon to disembark at this classic seaside port town.

Day of the Dead Is a Colorful Mexican Fiesta in the Riviera Maya

Mark Chesnut | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

While the tradition of honoring deceased friends and family members takes place around the nation, the Riviera Maya is an especially good place for foreigners interested in experiencing this fascinating bit of Mexican history and culture.

The Best Fall Travel Deals

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 09.16.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Scotland's capital of culture is a deal for two reasons this season: Both airfares and hotel rates will be very competitive, particularly when stacked up against other, pricey European destinations.

Mayan Ruins Lend Themselves To Instagram

Posted 08.30.2013 | Travel

The Mayan ruins that are peppered through Mexico (and throughout Belize, Guatemala, and present-day El Salvador) are heavily-touristed by people eager...

Amazing Underwater River Along Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula

The Huffington Post | Brendan Bryant | Posted 08.24.2013 | Travel

Next time you're in Mexico, skip the tequila and visit Cenote Angelita (Little Angel) on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. Scuba dive along one of the most ...

Top 9 Day Trips and Excursions Near Cancun

minube | Posted 08.05.2013 | Travel
minube

While the Riviera Maya is often considered an inexpensive hub for those seeking boozy fun in the sun, there has been a growing trend in travelers who are opting to leave the cushy confines of all-inclusive resorts and explore the more authentic, enriching, and unique areas of the region.

Hotel Hammocks With Stunning Views

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.23.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Go ahead, take a break. These 15 hotel hammocks overlook some of the most beautiful spots in the world.

PHOTOS: The World's Most Secluded Beaches

Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

It's not often in this world that a beach is truly "hidden" from the general public, certainly not a beach that's roughly 22 nautical miles from Puert...

World's Coolest Hotel Bathtubs (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

At the Mio Buenos Aires hotel, the bathtubs are works of art: Argentine Mario Dasso personally selects only the most beautiful pieces of calden wood (...

Cancun's Tourism On The Rise

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 06.26.2013 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — A snapshot of hotel occupancy in Cancun shows tourism there was as strong as it's been in years during the first three months of thi...

Isla Holbox, Paradise Found

Erica Firpo | Posted 06.04.2013 | Travel
Erica Firpo

Island. Oasis. Hallucination. Somewhere on the north coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, I have found my perfect recharge of sun and sand, and ceviche and margaritas.

Mexico May No Longer Be A Top Destination

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico's top tourism official said the country may drop out of the world's top 10 tourist destinations, a spot it has held for years. ...

PHOTOS: The Most Crowded Spring Break Spots

Travel + Leisure | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

"March Madness" has a different meaning when talking about spring break.

PHOTOS: Tulum For Families

GoTrexx | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel
GoTrexx

In its heyday, Tulum served as a port of call for mariners and traders, and its walls defined the ancient town's defense against invaders from sea and land.

An Under-The-Radar Beach Town In Mexico

AP | JODY KURASH | Posted 04.28.2013 | Travel

ZIPOLITE, Mexico -- "You're going to like it here in Zipolite," Daniel Weiner, the owner of Brisa Marina hotel said with a wry smile as he handed me t...