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The Riviera Maya Travel Guide

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Want to learn more about The Riviera Maya? Read our in-depth articles on a variety of topics.


Caste Wars in Mexico

When Mexico won independence from Spain in 1821, there wasn't much for Maya to celebrate. They continued to be treated as second-class, "lower...


Caribbean Coastal History

Mayan culture is the enduring backdrop for Mexico's Caribbean Coast. Archaeologists have divided this civilization, which lasted some 3,500...


Top Reasons to Go to the Riviera Maya

Tulum: Only an hour south of Playa del Carmen, the ruins are a dramatic remnant of a sophisticated pre-Columbian people overlooking the Caribbean...

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