Riu Palace Mexico
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Busfahren in Latin Amerika ist fuer mich ein Genuss, aber ich bin mir nicht ganz so sicher, ob dies fuer Madu auch so gewesen ist. Von Toronto ankommend und in passender Kleidung - lange Hose und Shirt - sind wir bei gefuehlter 200%252525 Luftfeuchtigkeit fast eine Dreiviertelstunde herumgerannt, um die guenstige Busalternative zu finden. Zum …
My SAINT of a grandmother flew us all out for an extended vacation over Christmas and New Years in Mexico. Great experience with beautiful beaches and sites, but the best part was being able to spend a week with my entire family! Quite an awesome group.
Stayed from February 18-23, 2012.
Riu Palace Mexico, Playa del Carmen
Grounds: The resort is gorgeous and kept immaculately clean. The beach is among the top 10 most beautiful I've ever seen. A big expanse of white sand. Soft ocean bottom, with a slight drop off. Plenty of lounge chairs, especially if you go out later in the …
... s dark and there’s a few curious catfish swimming around the surface. The roots of trees emerge from the ceiling and dangle down into the water. We descend again and make our way back.
It’s hard to use words to completely give it justice so take a look through someone else’s video:
We leave the chaos of Playa Del Carmen for what we anticipate to be a quieter time on Cozumel. It’s only short ferry ride across the water.
... of walk. There were a couple of moments when I said to Mark that I wasn't sure I could go on as you had to snorkel with just a small amount of space between the top of the water and the roof of the cave. But I did it and when we went though, it opened up into a big, open cave to swim around in. Very impressive. Then we had a lovely lunch at the family run tour company's restaurant. The best part was that Virginia, the owner, has just this year, adopted an orphaned baby spider ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
Could not have asked for better accomodations. Close to Playa Del Carmen shopping but secluded enough to feel like you are a world away from it all. Staff was helpful and friendly and rooms were perfect. Highly recommend to families or large groups.
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