5 fantastic things to do in the Mexican Caribbean

While our hotels offer all the amenities needed to have a fun-filled holiday, it is well worth getting to know our beautiful surroundings and what makes this part of the world so attractive to millions of visitors each year. So here we have compiled for you five exciting things...

Cancun or Riviera Maya?

  One of the most frequent conundrums travellers have when choosing to visit the Mexican Caribbean is whether to stay in Cancun or the Riviera Maya. Both are known worldwide for their breathtaking beauty and places of great interest. However, they do have their differences,...

Magical Mystery Tour

  For those of you that will be visiting our hotels in Cancun (Oh! By Oasis, Smart by Oasis, Oasis Palm, Grand Oasis Cancun, The Pyramid and Grand Oasis Sens) a cheap and easy way to get around is to use the buses that run up and down the hotel zone. The R1, R2, R15 and R27...

Pirates of the Caribbean

  The Mexican Caribbean is known as a scuba divers paradise because of its rich fauna and for being home to the world’s second largest barrier reef. Jacques Cousteau, the famous French explorer, put this area on the map with his sea life documentaries in the 1960s. He...

Christmas on the beach

The festive season is upon us and for those looking to celebrate Christmas in style look no further because at Oasis we’ve got you covered! Pack your summer clothes for winter in Cancun and the Riviera Maya. Have you ever seen Santa Claus wearing swimming trunks? No? Then what...

Don’t let the rain spoil your vacation

The rain in the Mexican Caribbean I’m of the opinion that nothing can ruin spending time with your family, partner, or friends when you want to be together and have a good time, and that includes the weather. It is the time of year when many escape the cold, harsh winter...

The agave cousins

When people think of Mexico, tequila is often one of the first things that comes to mind. While tequila may be synonymous with Mexico, a drink that is less known but has seen a surge in popularity in recent years is tequila’s more rustic cousin; mezcal. But what exactly is...

10 facts that you may not know about Cancun (Part 2)

Behind the fruit cocktails, vibrant nightlife, and hot weather, lies a city that is growing rapidly and constantly changing, a city with many stories to tell. With that in mind, here for you is the second half of our 10 facts that you may not know about Cancun. If you have not...

10 facts that you may not know about Cancun (Part 1)

While Cancun may be famous for its sea, sand and blue skies, there are some things that most visitors and even many locals do not know about this sun kissed city; stories, secrets, and hidden places that are not public knowledge. So here we present for you the first five of our...

Isla Mujeres, Goddess Ixchel’s island

The island where the sun rises The island of Isla Mujeres is the most easterly Mexican territory and because of this its inhabitants often say: Mexico despierta aquí (Mexico wakes up here). This quaint little strip of land off of the Mexican Caribbean has been blessed with...