Best Day trips In And Around Puerto Morelos

Puerto Morelos is a small fishing village in Riviera Maya region. Lately, it has emerged as tourist and real estate destination for those looking for a  vacation home owing to beautiful stretch of beach, lush greenery, and proximity to Cancun, Playa del Carmen, and Akumal. One traveler to ERC in Puerto Morelos asked about possible daytrip when he and his family will be staying at Excellence Riviera Cancun.

Here are the possible recommendations for daytrip in and around Puerto Morelos if you’re putting up in an AI in Puerto Morelos real estate.

  1. The visiting Puerto Morelos real estate is a great option for those interested in snorkeling and diving. One can hire a diving company and snorkel in the reef under professional supervision. These reefs are marine preserve. These tours are restricted to small groups of people and are affordable. If you also want complete relaxation, a day of spa will rejuvenate your tired body and soul. Jungle Spa is a good choice and lot cheaper than the spa at the resorts. If you feel bit adventurous you can also do zip lining. Crococun Zoo in Puerto Morelos is a great way to spend a day with your family amid nature and animals.
  2. Isla Mujeres also provides a different experience. One can take a ferry or even sign up for a Catamaran trip which is very exhilarating.
  3. Tulum has got probably the best beaches plus the ruins which are out of the world. Coba ruins and El Castillo at Tulum on the shore are ruins which are not to be missed. Delphinus Ecopark and Sian Kaan Biosphere Preserve can also be included in a day trip if planned properly
  4. Akumal is also great for snorkeling and cenote diving.
  5. If you and the family like theme parks then Xcaret in Playa del Carmen can be great experience full of fun, adventure, culture and education.

Mexico Is The Most Popular Destination For Americans

Mexico has become the most popular international destination for U.S. tourists. This doesn’t come as a surprise to us here in Mexico and we now have the official proof. the U.S. Department of Commerce Travel and Tourism Office said in a report that 15.2 million U.S. citizens visited Mexico in 2013 against 14.9 million in 2012.

The more promising news is that people traveling to Mexico makes for 32% of all international tourists from US. Canada was the distant second at 21%.

Another report from the Banco de México, the Mexico’s central bank, said that tourists to Mexico between January and October 2013 spent $11 million, 8.6 percent more than in 2012. The report predicted that the entire spend for 2013 would exceed the historic high in 2008.

Sectur reported that hotel occupations during 2013 increased by 5.6 % compared to 2012, as well as total private investment in the tourism industry of 112 billion pesos ($8.6 billion).

There were 19 new airline routes created last year, 13 domestic and six international, with a 10.7 percent increase in international flights.

A report carried out by CNET and the Anáhuac México-Norte University discovered that there was an 8.4% increase in international travel into the country during the first eight months of 2013. The biggest increases were travelers from Colombia (58.4 percent), the U.K. (18 percent), the U.S (8.9 percent), Brazil (5.4 percent) and Argentina (4.9 percent).

You can read more at http://www.thenews.com.mx/index.php/home-articulos/17656-mexico%E2%80%99s-stake-up-among-us-tourists

Usage of traveler’s cheques in Akumal

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Tourists generally don’t prefer travelling with much cash these days. Having a lot of cash always attracts unwanted trouble. Also it is like a burden because one has to remain alert all the time. It makes it difficult for tourists to relax as they have to keep a watch on their money. Modern inventions like cheques and ATM’s have eased the tourists from these hassles. However it is to be remembered that technologies turn obsolete in no time. Hence it is best to be upgraded and be informed all the time.

One tourist wants to know whether traveler’s cheque is acceptable while traveling to Akumal. To answer him fellow travelers voiced their experience on the travel site, tripadvisor. They stated the following:

  • Traveler cheques were in use previously but now it is not easy to get it exchanged even in banks.
  • In case some resorts or hotels still uses them, one should check beforehand.
  • The ATM’s of the region can be used seamlessly.
  • US dollars are accepted in the tourist zones only.
  • It is best to carry pesos to save one from any kind of hassle.

Enjoy seamless Akumal vacation with your baby

Nothing can beat the joys of vacationing with one’s family in Akumal, Mexico. However sometimes it might seem a bit difficult when the family has small kids. For families with kids even if they are just few months old there is nothing to worry about as help is always around the corner. With few extra precautions and preparations they can enjoy the holiday as much as their single tourist counterpart.

Enjoy seamless Akumal vacation with your baby

Enjoy seamless Akumal vacation with your baby

Kids need special care and attention as they are dependent on their parents. Therefore parents should be equipped with essentials to avoid any hassle. Also they should remember that there kid will take some time to adapt to new environment hence they shouldn’t fret if the baby starts behaving a bit off track.

Posts on travel sites relating to Akumal travel with babies or kids recommend the following:

  • When visiting places like Akumal where gorgeous water surrounds all, parents should definitely carry pack of swimming diapers.
  • Grocery stores in and around Akumal are well stocked with basic baby requirements such as diapers and snacks hence one can avoid over-loading themselves with such items.
  • A collapsible stroller with umbrella is definitely a must. Also one can opt for fill sized stroller because it has enough room to carry all the requirements for the baby and save it from the bright Mexican sun.
  • Keeping a baby pool float handy is also a great idea as it will allow the baby to enjoy the pool as much as the adults.

It is advised to bring one’s own formula as a child might be accustomed to a particular taste. It is not a good idea to experiment with it on a holiday.