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A year after it was paralyzed by protests, this colonial Mexican city of Oaxaca is putting itself back together. Daniel Kurtz-Phelan reports on the progress.
This colonial mountain town, 90 miles from Mexico City, is the ideal weekend getaway for idlers and adventurers alike.
Some call it the Riviera Maya. Some call it the Mayan Riviera. We call it Mexico’s ultimate easy vacation—especially if you park your clan at one of these four resorts, each with its own inviting take on beach living
Lured by spicy quail, tuna ceviche, and Mexico’s best fish tacos, T+L lights out for Ensenada—and from there, things just go south.
From La Paz to the Yucatán, a bevy of new courses
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When to go to Cancún-High season - roughly Dec. 20 until Easter - is the best time for calm, warm weather. Prices are lower and the weather still decent in April, or from late October to mid-December.
Taxis in Cancún-This is the easiest way to get around, but do we need to say it? Agree on the fare before getting into the car. Most hotels post fares so you know what to expect. Taxis cost more if called by a hotel than if you flag one down, but the security might be worth it. Minimum fares within the hotel zone are about $5; downtown fares are less. Taxis can also be rented by the hour or day.
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Soak up as much sun and sand as possible in just three days.
It's easy to see why Acapulco is famous for being the perfect destination for two.
Between the bay and the Sierra Madre mountains, this location is unbeatable for a vacation in paradise.
This beautiful location offers plenty to do and enjoy for both children and adults.
Not just for sunbathing and margaritas, although those aren't too bad either.