Caribbean Coast Features

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Caribbean Coast Features

  • Top Reasons to Go to the Caribbean Coast

    Visiting Mayan ruins with a Caribbean view: The ruins at Tulum, only an hour south of Playa del Carmen, are a dramatic remnant of a sophisticated... Read more

  • Caribbean Coast's Best Beaches

    The stretch from CancĂșn to Tulum comprises one perfect beach after the next: turquoise waters; sugary sand; tall, skinny palms swaying in the... Read more

  • Top Resorts

    Champagne greetings, private butlers, beachfront massages—and that's just to say hello. Even in these belt-tightening times, or perhaps because... Read more

  • Caste Wars

    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-caste"... Read more

  • Caribbean Coastal History

    The Mayan culture is the enduring backdrop for Mexico's Caribbean Coast. Archaeologists have divided this civilization, which lasted some 3,000... Read more

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