The best places to photograph Mazatlan

Mazatlan is a city that mixes the classic of a colonial city with the modern one of a tourist beach town, and although it seems that such a fusion could cause a lot of tourist conflicts, the truth is that they complement each other in a perfect way, making Mazatlan one of the better cities to relax while walking or to burst the party until dawn. That is why we want to show you some of the places you can´t miss when you take the flights to Mazatlan, the well-named “Pearl of the Pacific”.

Cerro Del Creston

Cerro Del Creston is ideal to admire all Mazatlán from the viewpoint, since it has a height of 157 meters at sea level. This place has great stories because since 1828, many ships came from other countries to make commercial exchanges, and here there were many stories from all over the world. This place also includes the arrival and departure of tourist cruises.

Pino Suárez market

The structure of the Pino Suárez market is of a French style, which gives it an excellent atmosphere to admire, know, buy and taste the products of the area. Then strolling through the market is undoubtedly a unique experience that very few tourists dare to live, but when they do, they want to repeat.

Travel through its Historic Center

Walking through its Historic Center will take you to observe the old houses of the Neoclassical style emerged in the nineteenth century, and since you are here, you must go to the Angela Peralta Theater, which after several modifications was used as a theater, then as a cinema and returning as a Theater. This last one to expose the best cultural events to this day, and if you run with luck, you could witness a show as an extra to your trip.

The unique postcards of the Malecón

The Malecon of Mazatlan allows you to admire the beautiful sea, sunrises and sunsets difficult to match in another point of the world, it is considered among the longest in Latin America with its 17 km, ideal for long walks or rides on wheels, also, crossing the Malecón you will find the perfect spot for your photo shoot in Mazatlan.

Photographs sea Mazatlan

An adventure through the Three Islands

Three Islands are a group of semi-virgin islands that give you the opportunity to admire its fauna, incredible landscapes and cool off in its waves. It is worth mentioning that it is very worthwhile to take a walk to get to know them and visit them, as well as having dreamy beaches, their surroundings are jewels of nature in Mazatlan.

Verde Camacho Sanctuary

This space is dedicated to the conservation and care of six species of tortoise that live in Mazatlan, this environmentalist center will make you integrate to the community of the care of the environment. The importance of the ecological values that it has generated is so great that even some hotels and people have joined this project, making the daily care of the different species that live in Mazatlan.

Let yourself be pampered by this city and its inhabitants, take one of the flights to Mazatlan so that the only problem that invades your head is the way to enjoy the time in such a beautiful place.

 Dream accommodation in Cabo San Lucas

To the south of the peninsula of Baja California is Cabo San Lucas, home to beautiful beaches, the most iconic rock formation, an excellent place for diving and of course, also a perfect space for the night party, as well as many options to stay as soon as you land on one of the flights to Cabo San Lucas. You will arrive at a place where you will have access to the best services and the best beaches, choosing where to stay will only be a matter of budget and preferences, that is the reason why we leave you some of the best resorts for your vacation.

Hacienda Beach Club & Residences

For all those who seek to balance the tranquility of Cabo with easy access to nightlife, it is difficult to overcome the location of this complex that is right on El Médano beach and just five minutes walk from the lively San Lucas port. It is the only beachfront structure in the area, so there are no bars or restaurants that surround this stretch of paradise, this hotel is characterized by being mostly luxury with total calm, with a beautiful spa, a gym and a two-level pool with stunning views at the end of the earth.

People on the beach

Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort

The all-inclusive and adults-only Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Resort, is a quiet place on a beautiful beach, maybe the place can feel somewhat removed and isolated from the nightlife of Cabo, but it is only about 10 minutes away by car. In this resort, the comforts are abundant as it has two beautiful swimming pools, tennis courts, five restaurants, five bars, a large gym and a full-service spa with a meditation maze.

Casa Dorada Los Cabos Resort & Spa

This place has an excellent location on El Médano beach, offering the best swimming area in Cabo San Lucas, its rooms are spacious sophisticated suites, with large kitchens, bathrooms with showers and huge bathtubs, as well as balconies overlooking the sea, it is worth mentioning a prominent feature is its large pool. It has different fitness options that include an 18-hole golf course, large gym or yoga classes in the morning, and is also within walking distance of the best restaurants and shops in Cabo, allowing visitors to avoid expensive transportation.

Casa dorada Los Cabos San Lucas

Hacienda Del Mar Los Cabos

The Hacienda del Mar has a magnificent location along a large stretch of soft beige sand, with plenty of space to rest under the shadow of a palapa; here swimming is not possible due to dangerous currents. However, that doesn´t take away the great beauty, although guests can enjoy long walks along the deep blue sea of Cortez, relax under a palapa with a cocktail or spot a whale during the season from December to April.

When you are considering taking any of the flights to Cabo San Lucas, choose the best option according to your needs and preferences, because the best area to stay will depend on what you want to do on your visit.

 The city of perfect beaches

 When we say that the beaches of Cancun are a paradise it is not an exaggeration, because in each of them you can find turquoise waters, white sand and radiant sun. Undoubtedly, those details make these places wonderful, and it becomes a destination where anyone would want to get lost to forget the world, and we could say that it is the greatest motivation of thousands of tourists taking flights to Cancun Mexico.

Ballenas Beach

The access to Ballenas beach is public, but finding this entrance is not as simple as there is very little signage, although once arriving at the place it is a great prize because it has spectacular views and you can sunbathe quietly. It is worth mentioning that certain precautions should be taken since the currents can be very dangerous at any time of the year and have a strong swell.

Best beaches of Mexico

Delfines beach

This beach in Cancun is known as “the viewpoint” due to the beautiful views of the sea from it. Like the previous one, it has a strong swell and currents that can be treacherous, so getting into these waters should always be done with due caution. In Delfines beach there are stone benches to sit and contemplate the landscape, as well as a wooden gazebo, a children’s area, showers and bathrooms, palapas, outdoor gym and some colorful letters that say “Cancun” where tourists line up for take a photo.

Las Perlas Beach

Las Perlas is one of the smallest beaches in Cancun and yet one of the most appreciated, especially by families, since it has playgrounds for children and its waters are calm so that the little ones can swim. On weekends, it is full of people picnics by the sea, while during the week there are few visitors, so it is convenient to get up early when visiting it to get the best places in the shade of trees.

Tortugas Beach

One of the most popular and busiest beaches in Cancun is the public beach of Tortugas, which offers a great festive atmosphere for a fun beach day for both tourists and national visitors. It has basic services such as lifeguards and sanitary services, as well as food stores, mini-supermarkets and handicrafts. In the place the waves are regular, so it is perfect for water sports such as swimming or diving, while on the ground you can play volleyball or jump from the pier before relaxing by having a delicious cocktail in any of the restaurants in the area. The views from Tortugas beach of the Cancun lagoon are incredible, ideal for sitting and contemplating the beautiful landscape.

Chac Mool beach

This beach is famous among tourists for its great beauty as it presents the typical features of the paradisiacal beaches of the Caribbean, being in front of the open sea it is a beach with great waves, so it is challenging and fun for lovers of water sports

It won´t be a simple task to choose your favorite beach when you take one of the flights to Cancun Mexico, but we can assure you that the selection process will be one of the best experiences you will take home.

 The animal beauty of Mexico

 Something that undoubtedly characterizes Mexico is the great diversity of ecosystems that it hosts, which are suitable for all types of species, some of them only of Mexican origin, which means that to be able to admire them it is necessary to get some plane tickets to Mexico. In addition, although many of them can be found in captivity in different parks or zoos in the country, nothing compares to entering their own world and seeing them unfold in total freedom. Next, we will tell you a little about some of these wonderful species and where to visit them all animal beauty of Mexico.

Prairie dog

This mammal is neither a dog nor a resident of the prairies, usually found in small groups in the northern states; the prairie dog is much more related to the marmot species than with any type of dog. They live in burrows and although it has been treated as a pest in the past, it is actually key to the ecosystems where it lives and is currently in danger of extinction. It is an inhabitant of states such as Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí and Zacatecas

Praire Dog

Spider monkey

The spider monkey is an adorable little creature with big eyes and thin legs. This little animal is native to the regions that have tropical forests in Mexico, and it is very likely that you will see them climbing trees in the southern areas, as they tend to hang out in groups are quite easy to detect, it is quite common to see them in states like Chiapas, Yucatán and Veracruz or any dense jungle area.

Axolotl

This iconic and mystical creature of Mexico looks very strange, but beautiful at the same time and is in critical danger of extinction, it is usually found in the rivers and lakes of central Mexico, although now it is practically only in Xochimilco. The name axolotl has its Nahuatl roots and means smooth skin water animal, this little one has a very peculiar shape and quite interesting characteristics.

 mexican axolotl

Cacomistle or Cacomixtle

This is a native mammal that is similar in appearance to a monkey combined with a cat and a raccoon, and although it seems like a joke it is not, these little furry ones owe their name to the Nahuatl language and are seen more frequently in the jungles of the southeast. They are nocturnal and love being in the trees, they jump from branch to branch with ease, it is during these jumps that they can be admired, it is usually in states in the South of Mexico where they are most frequented.

 

Coati

It is a pretty cute animal with a long nose and distinctive marks, they love to dig and are exceptionally intelligent, they are mainly threatened by unregulated hunting and destruction of their natural habitat. It can be found hanging around the forests of Oaxaca, Chiapas, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatán or Quintana Roo.

Coati Cancun

There are still many Mexican species to know, but due to natural exploitation they are increasingly threatened, that is why the various natural reserves seek to protect this type of species, you can be part of the cause and the next time you buy your plane tickets to Mexico visit the areas and take care of them.

The natural diversity of Mexico

One of the great advantages of taking flights to Mexico is that you will always find something new in them to admire, and precisely today we want to tell you about the National Parks of Mexico, which are protected areas and have one or more valuable ecosystems for their beauty or diversity, several of them are World Heritage Sites and a delight in sight. Here we tell you about some of them.

Lagoons of Chacahua, Oaxaca

One of the most representative protected natural areas of the Oaxaca coast is the Chacahua Lagoons, decreed as a National Park in 1937 and is a beautiful natural reserve that houses a wide variety of flora and fauna. Whether you leave from Puerto Escondido or Huatulco, when you arrive you can take a boat trip, sailing between islets covered with mangroves that are habitat for water birds such as the pink spatula, the stork, the needle duck and various herons, in addition to being the habitat of three species of sea turtle, Laud, Carey and Golfina.

Oaxaca Lagoons Chacagua

Sierra de Órganos, Zacatecas

Only 24 kilometers from Sombrerete is the Sierra de Órganos National Park, an area that has diverse ecotourism attractions and has a peculiar beauty due to its rock formations, which are precisely the ones that have given the name, since from a distance they seem to form a musical organ. It is known that one of these pieces called “extraterrestrial” was Steven Spielberg’s main inspiration to create the famous E.T. In this mountain range, you can do activities such as hiking, rappelling, camping and even mountain biking.

Sierra de Organos Zacatecas Mexico

Summits of Monterrey, Nuevo León

This place has abundant fauna and vegetation worthy of admiration, although it is currently threatened by the urban spot of Monterrey. It is an excellent option to practice extreme sports such as rappelling, mountaineering, hiking or walking, as well as excursions. On the other hand, if you like quieter experiences, you can also enjoy the contemplation of the landscape and take the best photos of the place.

Desert of the Lions, Mexico City

This was the first National Park of Mexico, being one of the largest and most important national parks in Mexico City; here the first convent of Mexico was established in the 17th century thanks to the peace and tranquility that dominated the place. It is currently an ecological and tourist place where you can enjoy spaces open to the public for sports, recreational and cultural activities, in addition to being considered one of the main lungs of the city.

Lagoons of Zempoala, Morelos

This park is a protected natural area of Mexico, composed of oyamel, pine and oak forest, its importance falls in its vast aquatic biodiversity and in the conservation of its lakes. It is located a few kilometers from Mexico City and is ideal for camping, horseback riding, hiking or enjoying the view from its viewpoint. Huitzilac is the nearest town where you can stop and buy some typical handicrafts from the region.

If you have the opportunity to take one of the flights to Mexico and be close to any of these parks, don´t miss the chance to admire its beauty, breathe fresh air and help its preservation.

The perfect Caribbean island 

Through the years, Cozumel has received many names for those who visit it, they have named it “paradise”, “aquarium of the world”, “island of love”, in short, nicknames that have been earned by its natural beauty and dreamlike environment. Cozumel is predominantly covered in a dense jungle and enjoys paradisiacal white sand beaches to lie down all day in the sun and enjoy the sea, surrounded by reefs that form colorful underwater gardens, also has cenotes and lagoons where the spirit of the Mayans subsists. It should be mentioned that flights to Cozumel allow us to enjoy a modern tourist infrastructure, which includes one of the most important cruise terminals in the region and hotels for a variety of tastes and budgets that are a refuge to rest and disconnect from the busy life from the city.

Things to do in Cozumel

Cozumel is the mecca of diving in Mexico, since its turquoise crystalline waters are part of the Mesoamerican Reef System, the second largest coral reef in the world. The island has excellent visibility and warm temperatures in the sea throughout the year, there are about 40 diving areas where about 26 types of coral and 250 species of fish, fish of all colors, fabulous creatures that hide in the corners of the corals, majestic species that swim calmly, gigantic sponges, mysterious caves, reef walls and falls that resemble large cliffs that take your breath away, are part of its underwater charm.

Reefs with a depth of almost 24 meters and places where you should get carried away by the current, which are perfect for experienced divers, while sites like El Cielo, named for the stars found on the seabed, are popular for do snorkeling and beginner divers. In addition to these activities at sea, other sports such as windsurfing, paddling a paddle board, surfing the waves riding a Jet Ski, or going kayaking at night are practiced in Cozumel. On land, you can explore the island either on your own or on a guided tour, bike tours and all-terrain vehicle tours, these options will give you the opportunity to enter the jungle and get to know the corners of Cozumel.

What to know in Cozumel

When you get off the plane you will arrive in San Miguel, the most populous city and area of the island, know its main square that has a fun fountain where children can splash, the streets are full of shops, restaurants and bars for fun at night. In this area is the Museum of the Island, located in a historical building of the thirties, which functioned as a hotel and where today you can know the history and heritage of the place, walk along the boardwalk and admire the different sculptures that are on this walk by the sea. One of the main sites of interest in Cozumel is the Chankanaab Park, which is part of a protected area with a beach club and numerous attractions and adventure activities

You can see, flights to Cozumel are not only about taking you to a resting place, since it also has different places and activities that are worth knowing and enjoying.

 A Mexican spring

An excellent season to buy tickets to Mexico, without a doubt is the spring; it is during these days when the country is in a renewal environment and where the energy can be felt on the skin. However, there are certain destinations where these sensations feel a little more and today we will talk more about these ideal places for spring.

Holbox

Mexican beaches are one of the favorite destinations at any time of the year and at any hour, such is the case of Holbox, that is at north of the peninsula of Quintana Roo, which besides being one of the most beautiful beaches in Mexico, is also a natural sanctuary that offers the opportunity to enjoy memorable experiences of contact with nature. The small island invites you with an immense sandbar that joins the blue waters of the Mexican Caribbean, and its virgin beaches that invite you to admire the sea during a long journey while the sun in the sunset with its pink tones give off the day.

Holbox island

Cabo San Lucas

In addition to its great views, landscapes, sunrises and sunsets, Cabo San Lucas has a wide variety of adventure activities that can be done by children and adults alike. Fill yourself with adrenaline in the heights of El Tule in its adventure park Wild Canyon, a place that has a glass floor that allows you to see the desert landscapes of the state, and if you think your senses can go further, try jumping to the empty from the bungee, where before jumping you will have a great view with its landscapes, and to end your trip, walk on the suspension bridge that is one of the largest in the world.

Tulum

One of the places, which are almost a most to know when you travel to the Riviera Maya, is Tulum, because being a Mayan archaeological site located in front of the Caribbean Sea, and makes it a privileged and unique place in the world for its beauty. Tulum was a school of astronomy attended by Aztec nobles, Zapotecos and of other sites of the time. His dedication to Venus led to build an astronomical tower built with rooms of obsidian mirrors in order to project the sky and study the stars to know their meaning.

Tulum Cancun Mexico

Valle de Bravo

If beaches are not your thing but you like to enjoy places with water and extreme activities, Valle de Bravo in the State of Mexico is the best option, since it is one of the quietest Magical Towns but with the greatest choice of activities for perform during these days. From the Cerro de la Cruz you can only have one of the best postcard views of this picturesque town, but if the adrenaline is in you and be extreme, you can take advantage of it and launch yourself from a paraglider or hang glider, which are part of the Valle de Bravo sky all the time.

Get your airline tickets to Mexico and dare to live a Mexican spring in any of the destinations that leave you wanting to travel much more.

Valle de BRavo at sunset Mexico

The doors to the bowels of the earth 

In Mexico there are places that can be considered as the doors to the center of the earth, this because they are sites with a huge amount of caves that seem to have no end. However, there are travelers who don´t miss the opportunity to visit them and venture to explore each of its corners, for this reason today we bring you some of the places to which you could well venture and take advantage of cheap flights to Mexico to live a great adventure underground.

Basement of the Huahuas

Located in the infinite land of San Luis Potosí, the Basement of the Huahuas launches the challenge of being conquered every morning, with a depth of 478 meters and a diameter of 60 meters. Its name comes from the immense population of white-breasted swifts that live there, as well as the green parakeet, which, at dusk, create a unique visual spectacle of nature.

Huahuas

Sac Actún System

Until recently, San Actún was next to the Dos Ojos system, one of the great underwater caves of the Yucatan Peninsula, however, thanks to the discovery of a new passage between the two systems, it was determined that they were part of the same structure. In its now 347 kilometers, vestiges have been found, as well as remains of the Mayan civilization; this made it the largest archaeological zone in the world under water.

Chasm of the Parrots 

In the middle of the Chiapas jungle and the great treasures of its nature, the Chasm of the Parrots is shown every day; this huge abyss has a depth of 140 meters and every morning thousands of birds ascend in circles creating a unique show. In this place, visitors can enjoy various practices such as hiking, camping, abseiling and bird watching. Without a doubt, one of the deepest and most spectacular places in Mexico.

Golondrinas

Cenote El Zacatón

The deepest cenote in the entire world is not found in the Yucatan Peninsula, not even near there, to find this abysmal site of 347 meters it is necessary to reach Aldama Tamaulipas. Few could imagine that in the desert lands of the north this natural wonder that has been explored by NASA was found. This consists of various chasms and underground caverns.

Swallow’s Basement

To illustrate a little the magnitude of the Swallow’s Basement, the Eiffel Tower of France would perfectly fit in the bottom of this site, and with 512 meters of depth, in this place could fit a complete world. However, it is home to thousands of birds that fly everywhere, in the place you can rappelling, hiking and spelunking at the bottom of the place.

Dare to explore the bowels of the earth through these Mexican caverns and take advantage of cheap flights to Mexico, so you can see more places like these that look like they were taken from a movie, but they are out there waiting for your more adventurous side, to reward them with unique scenarios in the world.

chasm of the parrots

 Stylish and cheap hostels in Cancun

Cancun, in addition to its beautiful beaches, is also known for its luxury hotel zone, but today we will give you a twist and we will show you some options of hostels with style, art and the best, they are cheap. One of the benefits of staying in one of them is that you can meet people from almost anywhere in the world, which will make the flights to Cancun an even more enriching experience.

Hostal Mezcal

Here the night is from $355 pesos, but in addition to the stay also includes breakfast and dinner, you have the option to choose rooms with bunk beds or rooms per person, and if you plan to move around the city by bike or motorcycle, don´t worry, that there is area for cyclists and motorcyclists. After knowing the tourist attractions of the city, you can relax in the pool, play in the foosball or visit the reading room, as well as enjoy the proximity that has the beaches La Perlas and Tortugas beach.

Mezcal Hostal

Mexicasa Cancun

Imagine a Mexico without color, you just can´t, so this is a small hostel where every corner is full of color, if you go with friends there are mixed rooms, but if they go pure women there are rooms just for women, kitchen, dining room, room and pool. The rooms range from $500 pesos and is in a central location, since there are nearby restaurants, shopping centers, bars and the Malecón, where you can get to know its spectacular lagoon and take the best photos of the place.

Hostal El Corazón

This hostel is characterized by its large murals as they reflect the culture of the city with the art of animals and tropical environment, for $300 pesos the night includes breakfast, full bathrooms and pool. If you want to go to other sites, excursions or beaches, you can take care of your belongings so that you don´t carry them all the time. This is an excellent option for those looking for a place to rest after spending the day exploring Cancun in their own way.

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Maya Cha’an Hostel

Live the complete Mayan experience in this place near Las Palapas Park, and it is located half a block from the bus station. Its rooms with palm roofs have complements such as swimming pool, bunk beds, single beds and hammocks, all a bohemian style from $560 pesos per night. The proximity to the bus station, in addition, makes it the perfect starting point if you want to take a walk around.

Orquídeas Hostal

This is a beautiful place to stay, it has a hammock area, private or shared bedrooms, breakfast and if you want to prepare something, you can use the kitchen. In addition, at night you can go to the area of bars that are only half a block from the hostel, with prices ranging from $450 pesos per night, if you travel with friends this is a perfect option to relax after the party and recharge energy for what follows

That the plan between friends to take any of the flights to Cancun doesn´t come down because of the high costs of the hotels, with alternatives such as these, a fun trip is more than possible, where besides saving, you will live even more united moments.

Orquideas Hostal

 

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Get ready for the Spring Break in Cancun

The Spring Break is one of the most anticipated events for thousands of people who come together in different parts of the world to celebrate the start of the vacations, and on Mexican lands, the flights to Cancun Mexico take everyone to the favorite place, which It has become a point of reference to enjoy this event. Next, we want to give you some tips so that you can live to the maximum of Spring Break.

The dates of Spring Break 2020

The Spring Break runs from the end of February to the middle of April, however, dates may vary depending on the university, so it is recommended to check dates with each school. As far as Cancun is concerned it is until the end of April when you can still see several university students hanging around the beaches, but the total boom is at the end of March.

girls ath te spring break at Pool

Check the code of conduct

Among the prohibitions and recommendations made by Mexican authorities to vacationers are not to drink alcoholic beverages on public roads, not to drive while intoxicated, to avoid showing their naked body, to conduct themselves with respect to the authorities, not to cause damage to private property, always have your documentation at hand, as well as provide them with emergency numbers if necessary. It is important that you check this code to avoid bad times on your trip.

Anticipate your trip

If you pretend to travel during the most anticipated event of the year in Cancun, keep in mind that the hotel occupancy will be full, besides that the services will also be at a high price due to the high demand of foreigners looking to occupy them, so book and secure your room before wanting to go to the spring adventure.

Take your precautions at the party

If you attend this party, make sure you are accompanied and if you are going to drink, that is in moderation, traveling with friends to live this experience is one of the best decisions you can make, without a doubt the links will be strengthened by living this kind of adventure, although you should consider having fun healthy even though this event is classified by many as excesses. It is everyone’s responsibility to have fun, so don´t forget to take your security measures and check out other tips from experienced travelers that can make your stay easier.

Spring break with friends

You should also consider Tulum and Playa del Carmen

Although Cancun is the favorite destination for vacationers, the rest of the destinations such as Playa del Carmen and Tulum also offer a variety of activities. Vacationers usually pay for all-inclusive stays at resorts in the Riviera Maya, so the party for them won´t stop and you can take advantage of them to visit these equally great sites to celebrate.

If you are already more than decided to live this experience, then search between flights to Cancun Mexico and let yourself be carried away by the party atmosphere that Spring Break brings for you and thousands of travelers in search of fun, meet new people with the same party attitude as you, and enjoy this city of beautiful beaches in your own way.

 

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