Synopses & Reviews
As the gateway to the Riviera Maya, Cancún is a thriving beach community and Mexico's most popular tourist destination. In stunning full-color, Fodor's Cancún and the Riviera Maya 2014 illustrates the best beaches, resorts, restaurants, and activities in the region, including Cozumel and the Yucatán.
New Coverage: Curated content for the Yucatán Peninsula as well as the best new hotels, spas, and restaurants have been added. Beach reviews include "Best For" rankings that help travelers choose the perfect beach.
Illustrated Features: Magazine-style, full-color features bring the astounding architectural ruins of Chichén Itzá to life. Enjoy some of the region's more indulgent pleasures as you expand your Tequila and Mezcal vocabulary or peruse the menus of the area's best spas. And dive into a scuba and snorkeling feature that reveals waters so clear that it's possible to see puffy white clouds in the sky even from 20 feet under water.
Indispensable Trip Planning Tools: It's easy to plan a vacation for any interest using the guide's "Top Experiences" and "Great Itineraries" sections; "Best Beaches" lists; maps that locate Cancún's hottest nightclubs; and tips for families, weddings, and honeymoons.
Discerning Recommendations: Fodor's Cancun and the Riviera Maya 2014 offers savvy advice and recommendations from seasoned updaters to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
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