Cabo San Lucas: Mexico’s Top Honeymoon Destination
December 3, 2013
The luxury hideaway of many celebrities and Hollywood A-listers, Cabo San Lucas knows how to deliver exceptional beach honeymoons. You gain the best of privacy and exclusivity coupled with a great range of excursions, hotels and stunning natural beauty.
Hotels and Resorts
Cabo San Lucas is populated with hotels and resorts from the best chains in the world. You will find a host of all inclusive, room only and timeshare options to match any budget. Not all hotels have direct access to a sandy beach, so it is worth checking exactly where your resort is in relation to the sea and a sandy beach.
Renowned for its diverse natural scenery, Cabo San Lucas boasts desert, mountains and an amazing sandy coastline all in one destination. One of its most notable beauty spots is El Arco (Land’s End), which is a huge arch that has been sculpted by the tides. Honeymooners will certainly want a photograph taken in front of it.
There are lots of activities on offer for couples on their honeymoon, from romantic boat trips, whale and sea lion tours, swimming with the dolphins, zip lining, ATV tours and the like. Most activities are easily arranged by the concierge or tour agent at your hotel, or you can book with an reputable agent in town. There simply won’t be a dull moment on your honeymoon in Cabo San Lucas.
Whether or not you have booked an all inclusive deal, room only or are renting a timeshare condo, there are lots of options for eating out in Cabo San Lucas. There are many top international and national cuisine restaurants to tempt honeymooners. It is also worth asking your hotel to organize a special honeymoon meal on the beachfront as a special memory of your first vacation as husband and wife.
Best Romantic Destinations
November 27, 2013
There are so many wonderful romantic destinations to choose from, and everyone has their preference. Some people find a city break more romantic than a beach vacation, while others prefer to snuggle up in cooler climates by a log fire. Below are just some of the best romantic destinations.
Cozy Winter Breaks
Taking a vacation in a colder climate has its appeal and can be very intimate and cozy. For example, navigating the icy inlets of the Chilean Fjords while exploring the splendor of Patagonia is a once in a lifetime opportunity and one that will give lovers memories to treasure forever.
Skiing in places like Aspen, USA, Bariloche, Argentina or St. Moritz, Switzerland also provide the setting for an intensely romantic experience, snuggled in front of a log fire by night after a hard day skiing or snowboarding.
Romantic Beach Vacations
Many people think that a honeymoon or romantic getaway should be about lying on powder-soft sands and drinking cocktails in paradise. The Caribbean and the Indian Ocean offer a host of idyllic destinations such as the Seychelles, Bahamas, Mauritius and so on.
Mexico is also renowned for a number of romantic destinations that attract honeymooners and weddings, such as Cancun, Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta.
Immersed in culture, art and fine dining, many people associated cities with romance, especially the traditional destinations like Paris, Rome, Venice and St Petersburg. However, there are many other cities that also have a particularly romantic vibe, although you might not consider them at first thought. Destinations such as Amsterdam, Marrakech or Buenos Aires are high on the list of popular romantic city getaways.
Mexico Honeymoon Destinations
November 11, 2013
There are a number of idyllic destinations for that perfect honeymoon experience in Mexico. The weather is sunny and warm almost 365 days a year and the beaches are amongst the best in the world. If you are looking to spend some quality time with the one you love, Mexico should be your first choice.
Baja California and Sea of Cortez
In Baja California on the Sea of Cortez, honeymooners have a few options, of which Cabo San Lucas and the Islands of Loreto stand out. Cabo San Lucas offers a unique combination of desert, beach and mountains while Loreto boasts the charm of traditional Mexico including a Mission Style church that takes you back in time.
Puerto Vallarta is an amazing destination on the Pacific Ocean, protected by the Bay of Banderas, which makes its beaches a serene and beautiful experience. Honeymooners will have a host of activities to choose from (should they venture outside of their honeymoon suite!!)
The Caribbean side of Mexico is full of great destinations, of which Cancun remains the jewel in the crown. Combining the best of the Caribbean with Mexican charm, your honeymoon will be but the first of your vacations to Cancun – you will be coming back every anniversary.
Top 5 Package Destinations in Mexico
October 29, 2013
Mexico is a great destination to get an amazing package deal to outstanding locations at low prices. For North American visitors it is particularly attractive as flights are relatively cheap and there are many major cities now offering direct flights. Mexico is also renowned for its great value all inclusive packages, which are attracting visitors from all demographics.
A long standing favorite, Puerto Vallarta offers some not-to-be-missed packages, especially during the summer months and early autumn. There are many hotels and resorts offering all inclusive deals, and a number that are moving towards all inclusive gourmet quality packages.
What makes this destination stand out is the combination of stunning palm covered mountains that flank the Pacific Ocean. The bay, where Puerto Vallarta is located is also one of the largest in the world, and creates a wonderful horizon, framing spectacular sunsets 365 days a year, no matter which hotel you choose.
Puerto Vallarta also offers guests the treat of whale watching during the winter months, which is a spectacular sight.
Cabo San Lucas
Cabo San Lucas is popular with all ages looking for all inclusive deals. There are a number of excellent resorts with sandy beaches, although not all hotels have direct access. You will find great packages any time of the year, while spring break is particular popular as is Thanksgiving.
Besides lazing on a beach, Cabo offers loads of exciting adventure activities, such as zip-lining, ATVs, camel safaris, horseback riding and many more. It is a place where you can appreciate, desert, mountains and ocean all in one place. Honeymoon packages are also particularly favored here.
Cancun’s Caribbean location makes it one of Mexico’s most prized locations. It benefits from the natural beauty one would expect from a Caribbean beach destination with all the cultural and historical elements that mainland Mexico offers tourist.
Cancun has a package deal for everyone, whether room only, bed and breakfast, timeshare, all inclusive or vacation rentals. It really is a destination poised to make planning your vacations as stress free as possible.
Owing to its stunning natural surroundings, Cancun is a popular place for beach weddings, honeymoons and anniversaries with many different options for nuptial packages and as well as bachelor/ette getaways.
An idyllic Mexican town on the Sea of Cortez, Loreto is a quiet destination that offers some great value packages perfect for families, couples and groups of friends.
The location is small but has enough activities and tranquil distractions to ensure that your package vacation is something that you will want to repeat time and again. Loreto has a golf course, marina, boardwalk and a traditional mission church to visit in addition to the typical water sport activities and boat tours.
What is attractive about a Loreto packages is that you get excellent quality and a sophisticated experience at very reasonable prices.
Lake Juanacatlán – Sierra Lago
For those looking for a Mexico package with a difference, you might want to try out Lake Juanacatlán and Sierra Lago. This lake resort in Mexico’s Sierra Madre Mountains is a relaxing retreat where you can book all inclusive or room only packages, although all inclusive is highly recommended as you simply won’t want to leave the lakeside.
Here as much of the produce used in preparation of the meals is found locally or grown on the site itself. Once you arrive, it is like you have entered a haven where all you have to do is allow yourself to be pampered and contemplate the natural beauty that surrounds.
The suites are cabins with fireplaces and lake views and there are a number of activities to enjoy.
Best All Inclusive Vacations: Cabo San Lucas
October 28, 2013
There is no doubt about why Cabo San Lucas is rated top amongst Mexico’s best destinations. Boasting stunning beaches, world class golf, gourmet all inclusive resorts, unparalleled nightlife in a distinct setting, what more could you ask of paradise?
Found on the southern tip of Baja California, Cabo San Lucas enjoys year round sunshine and warm temperatures. It is a destination that attracts many rich and famous visitors, including Hollywood stars and celebrities. With regular, cheap direct flights from the USA and Canada, it is the natural choice for people looking for a great sunny all inclusive getaway.
Cabo San Lucas is renowned for its spotless sandy coastline, the Laguna Mountains and the desert scenery, which distinguishes it from many other beach locations. Visitors will enjoy the picture postcard views of the Lands End beauty spot, as the rocky arches rise from the sea like a snake. All inclusive resorts such as Villa del Palmar Cabo and Villa Los Arcos boast some of the best views of this landmark.
There is more to Cabo San Lucas than eating and drinking your way through an all inclusive menu (although that is very tempting!). The destinations has a host of wonderful activities on land and sea to keep all ages occupied: horseback riding, ATVs, sea lion tours, whale watching, swimming with dolphins, camel ride, diving, zip lining and more.
Even if you have opted for an all inclusive package, it is worth taking a night out to explore Cabo San Lucas by dark. There are many restaurants, bars and nightclubs poised to keep you entertained from dusk till dawn and show you just what Cabo has to offer.