As I found myself traveling a great deal for work throughout the summer and fall, I also found myself daydreaming of a vacation where I was not on the move and could simply be. Be with my boyfriend. Be on the beach. And be in a luxurious location within easy travel distance from the United […]
– Riviera Maya
I watched as the road to civilization slowly faded behind the trees, a jungle seeming to surround us as we made our way to our destination. The journey had been a long one, but it was well worth it as our target rose from the foliage and came into view….
Shaped like a whale, Mexico flips up its tail toward Cuba, a mere 90 miles to the east, revealing the belly of the Yucatan Peninsula, these days referred to as the Riviera Maya. It was here that the Mayan civilization thrived in Mexico. In fact, 38 percent of the Yucatan population still speaks Mayan as […]
Would you scramble up a five-story tower, climb into a harness, clip onto a metal cable, and fly through the jungle? Would you walk into an eerie cave to snorkel in an ancient river? I never thought I would. But I did.