Grand Sunset and Grand Riviera Princess Resorts Drone Video

Another resort drone video, this time it’s a brand new one!  If you are a fan of the mega-resorts Grand Sunset Princess or Grand Riviera Princess, take a look.

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Zoetry Paraiso Voted Best All-Inclusive of the Year

Caribbean Journal (one of the largest websites advocating all things Caribbean) votes every year on the “Best Of” in various categories.  In 2016, Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita was voted the Best Caribbean All Inclusive Resort.  The article sites the resort’s personalized service and dedication of the staff as a basis for its vote.  (The spa’s not so bad either!)

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Dreams Playa Mujeres Room Tour

The Vacation Couple’s newest video of their trip to Dreams Playa Mujeres is up on YouTube; for those of you booked into the Preferred Club Master Suite Swim-Out Ocean View or the merely curious, have a look.

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Azul Fives Drone Video

Found another drone video of a Riviera Maya resort, this time it’s Azul Fives by Karisma.  Since this video was published Jan. 2015, it doesn’t have some of the newer renovations, but it gives a good bird’s eye view of the overall resort.  Take a look!

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Dreams Playa Mujeres to Add Dolphin Interaction Summer 2017

The new Dreams resort, Dreams Playa Mujeres, has just announced that they will be adding an interactive dolphin program to the resort in the summer of 2017.  For those of you who have objections to this type of program, it is important to know this prior to booking.  Just a heads up.

VIP Fleet Added to Compete With Uber

Cancun’s Union of Taxi Drivers has started their own private transportation service called VIP Fleet.  It is meant to compete with Uber which recently began services in the Cancun area.  VIP Fleet will be using digitally metered vehicles and will be charging by time and distance rather than mileage or artificially inflated rates.  A “user fee” of 15 pesos will automatically be added to every fare.  All vehicles used are 5 yrs. old or less, have A/C, and are supposedly in excellent condition.

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Allegro Playacar Open But Continues Renovations

Despite its reopening, Barcelo’s Allegro Playacar appears to still be working on its renovations.  These renovations are scheduled to continue to at least Dec. 15, 2016, and include the following: Continue reading