5 foods to try in Cancun

  Quintana Roo the state that Cancun is located in and Cancun itself are less than 50 years old. Before 1974 the area of Quintana Roo was part of Yucatan state and so Cancun’s cuisine is heavily influenced by its neighbours. The roots and language of Yucatecan cooking date...

Temazcal, a pre-Hispanic treatment for mind, body and soul

  Temazcal (TEMAZCALLI; word of Nahuatl origin: ‘TEMAZ’ means steam and ‘CALLI’ means house) is a sauna treatment of pre-Hispanic origin which has gained popularity in recent years for its numerable health benefits. It is a physical, mental and spiritual experience where the...

Cinco de Mayo

Contrary to popular belief by many abroad, cinco de mayo (May 5th) is not Mexico’s day of independence but rather the day commemorating the Mexican army’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on 5th May 1862. Mexico’s Independence Day is 16th September and unlike this...

3 areas in which Oasis Hotels can’t be matched

  Oasis Hotels & Resorts has been a leader in tourism in this beautiful holiday destination for over 30 years. Throughout the years the hotel group with the most rooms in Cancun has been an example of innovation, determination and satisfaction for the thousands of guests...

5 great places to eat tacos in Cancun

  When you think of Mexican food, tacos are one of the first things that come to mind. These versatile and delicious treats have a rich history and here in Cancun you are spoilt for choice with the amount of places selling them, but before you go wandering aimlessly for your...

Piñata, the roots of a tradition

The piñata and its origins Of the many Mexican traditions that are known overseas, the piñata is probably the most recognized of all.

Why choose Cancun?

There are many reasons to make Mexico your holiday destination of choice; its culture, its history, its food. The country offers visitors many options whether they are looking to relax, to party or to go on adventures. However, there is only one place in Mexico that covers all of...