¡Feliz Navidad!… The Christmas Posada

As we make our way towards Christmas so the celebrations begin. In Mexico the festive period is celebrated with posadas, a re-enactment of Mary and Joseph’s search for a place to stay in Bethlehem. Posadas are an important part of Christmas celebrations in Mexico and take place...

The great coral reef

At the northernmost point of the Yucatan peninsula you will find Cabo Catoche, a beautiful island full of vegetation and history (it was the site of the first Christian church in North America). It is also the point that marks the beginning of the great Mesoamerican Barrier Reef,...

The unforgettable turquoise blue sea…

Looking towards the sea is relaxing; it provides tranquility, an escape. You can lose yourself in the immenseness of it all as it merges with the sky on the horizon.

The Day of the Dead…

While Halloween is celebrated in Mexico as in the rest of North America and other parts of the world, what is celebrated with more vigor is Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) but what exactly is Día de Muertos? And what goes on?

Cancun on the up… once again

The good news for Cancun’s tourism board continues, after a historic summer where hotel occupancy rates in Puerto Morelos and Cancun were at full capacity for long periods, October has shown record numbers of tourists for a period of the year normally considered the low-season.

The market no one calls by its real name

Many tourists are attracted to Mexico because of its folklore, colors, flavors, and history.

5 reasons to choose Oasis

Preparing a visit to a destination as stunning as Cancun takes time, money, and effort, what’s more, a lack of information can result in not getting the full holiday experience. So to help you in making your decisions here are 5 reasons to go with Oasis, remembering as always...

Oasis’ hidden gem

Just over a hundred kilometers south of Cancun and about 20 minutes from Playa del Carmen is Oasis Hotels & Resorts‘ best kept secret and one of the jewels of the Mexican Caribbean; Oasis Tulum and Grand Oasis Tulum. The resort is the perfect locale to enjoy the most...

Cancun’s extraordinary summer

The summer holiday season ended with excellent news for our area’s tourism industry, with hotels reporting a turnover of approximately US$461M for the period 14 July to 17 August.

Everything you need for touring Cancun’s Mayan ruins

Cancun is known for its wild nightlife, beautiful beaches, and year-round sun. What perhaps is less known is that it is home to many Mayan ruins. Approximately 3000 years of Mayan culture has left behind several Mayan dialects and many impressive constructions.