An Interesting Fact About Coba

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Coba is a popular destination in Riviera Maya region. It is one of the architectural highlights dotting this ancient and glorious country. I recently stumbled upon an article: Coba, ruled by women – highest pyramid of Yucatan at the Riviera Maya.

Coba is just 40 km from Tulum and is the tallest Mayan pyramid (42 meters) in Yucatan. Its location is also very magnificent as it is surrounded by dense tropical forests. It makes worthwhile to visit it if you are in the region especially considering the fact that you can even climb on it (if yuo’re fit enough!)

There is an interesting fact about Coba which I am sure would please many femenists – Coba was ruled by women.

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Playacar Real Esate – The Viva Wyndham Azteca Receives the 2013 Golden Apple Award

Playacar Real Esate - The Viva Wyndham Azteca Receives the 2013 Golden Apple Award

Playacar Real Esate – The Viva Wyndham Azteca Receives the 2013 Golden Apple Award

MIAMI – Viva Wyndham Resorts announced that the Viva Wyndham Azteca, located in Playacar, Mexico, is a recipient of the 2013 Golden Apple Awards from Apple Vacations. The all-inclusive resort property was given the award for its high levels of excellence in staff and guest service.

The Viva Wyndham Azteca received the coveted award at Apple Vacations’ 26th annual Golden Apple luncheon on Sept. 10 in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. The Golden Apple Awards are given to the top hotels in Mexico, the Caribbean and Hawaii that have earned exceptional ratings on Apple Vacation’s Vacation Satisfaction Questionnaire, completed by hundreds of thousands of Apple vacationers upon their return home. Apple Vacations has been voted best tour operator to Mexico by readers of several of the travel industry’s leading trade publications for nine consecutive years. The award underscores Viva Wyndham’s commitment to providing unforgettable guest experiences.

The Viva Wyndham Azteca is located on the breathtaking Mayan Riviera on the east coast of the Yucatan and is situated on a stunning white sand beach. The resort property is located two miles away from Playa Del Carmen, which offers incredible shopping, swimming and nightlife. Additionally, guests can explore other nearby sites such as the Mayan Reef, the second-longest barrier reef in the world which offers world-class diving just offshore; the Mayan Ruins; Tulum; or Chichen Itza.