10 Alluring Jungle Lodges and Resorts in Belize

10 Alluring Jungle Lodges and Resorts in Belize

What can a Belize vacation offer you? Well, yes, Belize may be small, yet you will find the forests here are lush and left pretty much as nature intended them to be. Now, place in this ideal surround, eco-friendly stays, jungle lodges and resorts with the best service you can get in the middle of nowhere.Continue Reading

Luxury on Soliman Bay, Tulum – My Review of Jashita Hotel

Luxury on Soliman Bay, Tulum – My Review of Jashita Hotel

In my search for a unique hotel in Tulum, Jashita jumped out at me for it’s superb location, and for being the only hotel located on the beautiful Soliman Bay. That was enough to make me want to stay there! On learning more about their beginnings I had nothing but respect for the owners. Jashita was originallyContinue Reading

Belize – 10 Irresistibly Unusual Luxury and Boutique Hotels

Belize – 10 Irresistibly Unusual Luxury and Boutique Hotels

With its wonderful weather and  environment – Belize is the perfect alternative to the Riviera Maya, Mexico. Belize is the only English speaking country in Central America, a fact that enhances its appeal as a vacation destination. Of course, there is always the dilemma one faces in choosing a place to stay in. Belize has both jungle and beach,Continue Reading

The Underwater Museum Cancun – A Museum Like No Other

The Underwater Museum Cancun – A Museum Like No Other

As I was planning my trip to Mexico, I looked up some of the things to do in Cancun. There is really a lot to do here. But what REALLY stood out for me was the Underwater Museum Cancun. I searched for all the information I could about this wonderful artificial reef created out ofContinue Reading

Take in the Riviera Maya with a Local Quickie

Take in the Riviera Maya with a Local Quickie

While I was looking for a sailing tour around Playa del Carmen, I came across Local Quickies. Of course it was the curious name – ‘Captain Quickie’ – that really aroused my curiosity (Oh I bet it would have aroused yours too!)  I needed to find out who this guy was, so I decided to meet the Captain beforeContinue Reading

A day in the Riviera Maya with turtles, cenotes, ruins and more!

A day in the Riviera Maya with turtles, cenotes, ruins and more!

Ok, you know how it is when your holiday destination has so much adventure to offer…and you want to do it all! You’re like a kid in a candy store, all eyes and excitement, but don’t know where to start. This is where Riviera Adventours comes in. You see, I am visiting the Mayan RivieraContinue Reading

An artful escape – My review of CasaSandra Boutique Hotel

An artful escape – My review of CasaSandra Boutique Hotel

I love the unusual, the creative, the interesting things in life. Things that stimulate my mind and stir up my soul. During my stay in the Mayan Riviera I asked around to find out if there was a place that I really MUST go to. Turned out, Holbox Island was the place to visit. So we did.Continue Reading

10 Tours Not to be Missed Around the Riviera Maya, Mexico

10 Tours Not to be Missed Around the Riviera Maya, Mexico

The Riviera Maya has got to be the most fun holiday destination ever! Everything, from the weather and the terrain to the culture is perfect. For most of us it conjures up visions of white powdery sand, turquoise blue sea, terrific boutique hotels and the urge to chill out. However, this delightful beach land also invites us toContinue Reading

10 Terrific Boutique Hotels in and Around the Rivera Maya, Mexico

10 Terrific Boutique Hotels in and Around the Rivera Maya, Mexico

The Riviera Maya is a tourism destination in Mexico that borders the Caribbean sea. It begins in the city of Playa del Carmen and meanders down to Tulum in the south, but it also includes the town of Puerto Morelos in the north and Felipe Carrillo Puerto that is south of Tulum.   All along theContinue Reading

The Houben Hotel – One of the Nicest Views in Koh Lanta, Thailand

The Houben Hotel – One of the Nicest Views in Koh Lanta, Thailand

I still remember the first time I saw a picture of The Houben, all bathed in the glow of a golden sunset, the red pool lights and the tree on the top of a cliff, overlooking the Andaman Sea. It was a vision that was imprinted in my mind. While I had no plans toContinue Reading