Miracle of nature, millions of birds winter migration to the Yucatan

When autumn temperatures began to drop in Canada and the United States more than 150 million birds take flight and head south for the warmth of the Yucatan following what is one of the world’s most important migratory routes for birds. The…
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Contacting your Cancun travel agency, it’s Thomas More, just with 1 “o”

When you look for Thomas More Travel, your Cancun travel agency on the Internet, social media or send an email to book tours or airport transfers, please remember to type the name correctly, it’s Thomas More, just with one “o.” www.th…

10 things to do in Merida, capital of the Yucatan

  Seasoned Yucatan travelers are already familiar with Merida’s many charms, but it seems that the rest of the world is ready to fall in love with this historic city too. Conde Nast Traveler readers just rated Merida the Best Small City…

Nature & History: Ek Balam and Rio Lagartos

Go back in time to the days of the ancient Maya and see some of the Yucatan’s most colorful wildlife in one day on the Ek Balam and Rio Lagartos tour. Your first stop is the archaeological site of Ek Balam and then it’s on to the Gulf…
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Discover the mystery of the fall Equinox at Chichen Itza

The ancient cities of the Maya have an air of mystery whenever you visit them but for many travelers, a trip to the World Heritage Site of Chichen Itza in September to witness the Equinox offers even more wonders. On September 23, the day of…

Akumal, turtle paradise in the Riviera Maya

“The place of the turtles” sounds magical and it really is. The palm-fringed bay of Akumal in the Riviera Maya owes its name to the Maya and to the creatures that they held sacred, sea turtles. Ak means turtle and lumal place and in Akumal…

Go wild, explore the jungle at Nativa Park

Are you ready to go off the beaten track and into the very heart of nature? If so, then Nativa Park, a jungle reserve near the village of Solferino in northern Quintana Roo, might be for you. Why not plan a visit on your next trip to Cancun?…

Five fantastic trips for your Cancun summer vacation

Looking for trip ideas for your Cancun summer vacation? This selection will have you in the water and face to face with some of the sea’s most beautiful creatures, flying through the jungle canopy and discovering Mexican traditions. Swim…

Puerto Morelos Botanical Garden, 37 years old this June

Did you know that Mexico’s second largest botanical garden is right here in the Mexican Caribbean? The Puerto Morelos Botanical Garden, also called the Yaaxche-Alfredo Barrera Marin Botanical Garden, protects 65 hectares of jungle and mangrove…