Cancun is the most popular destination in Mexico, a tropical vacation paradise located on the eastern coast of Mexico on the turquoise blue Caribbean Sea. Not only a Spring Break Mecca, Cancun also offers endless resorts options, unparalleled nightlife, dining, shopping, tours and activities for all ages. Each year millions of tourists visit Cancun, lounge on its wide white sand beaches and gaze at the azure water while sipping on a tropical cocktails. With unique attractions like ancient Mayan history, colorful coral reefs and cool freshwater cenotes, Cancun is the ideal place to vacation.
Cancun is home to huge nightclubs and smaller bars. For the party of your life, Coco Bongo and The City feature shows all evening and huge stadium-like set-ups. Nightclubs like Mandala, Palazzo and Dady ‘O feature ladies’ nights and hot body contests. Smaller bar/nightclubs like La Vaquita and Congo offer a more intimate party. The latest… Señor Frogs has moved to the heart of the Party Center, right across the street from Carlos n Charlie’s.
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Snorkeling, scuba diving, parasailing, jetskiing… there is no shortage of water sports available in Cancun. In addition, ancient Mayan history lives on in the region and both large and small ruins sites can be visited. Many don’t realize that in addition the Cancun area boasts natural wonders like cenotes, lagoons and underground rivers. Eco parks like Selvatica, Xplor and Rio Secreto offer adventure, or for some Mexican and Mayan culture, visit Xcaret or Xoximilco.
Cancun is home to large shopping malls like La Isla Shopping Village, Plaza Kukulcan, Plaza Forum and Luxury Avenue. Souvenirs are available at places like Plaza La Fiesta and Coral Negro Flea Market. Plaza Las Americas, located in downtown Cancun close to the Hotel Zone entrance is a huge, modern mall that offers, department stores, boutiques, salons, jewelry shops, movie theaters, a food court, restaurants and family entertainment.
If you’re in the mood to skip the all inclusive buffet, dine in one of Cancun’s countless restaurants that serve cuisine from all over the world… Italian, Japanese, Thai, Chinese and of course Mexican. Most of Cancun’s restaurants are located on Nichupte Lagoon, where you’ll witness the breathtaking sunsets. Lorenzillo’s is one of Cancun’s oldest and most beloved restaurants. Thai Lounge in La Isla Shopping Village offers private over-the-water huts. There are also smaller, economical eateries like The Surfin Burrito and Blue Gecko Cantina.