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{flickr|100|campaign} Dazzling Underwater World of Mexico

There are a lot of diving options for diving professionals and amateur who want to explore the rich marine life of Mexico. You get different diving experiences when you dive in the Pacific Ocean on the west coast, the Caribbean Sea, the cenote or sinkhole diving and diving at the worlds second largest reef, the Great Maya Barrier Reef. Some of the more popular places to dive in Mexico are Cozumel, Cancun and Puerto Vallarta. The stunning coastline reefs as well as the renowned beautifully complex underwater panorama with cliffs, canyons and underwater flora makes Cozumel a popular dive spot. Cancun on the other hand gives a choice of either the shallow and colorful reefs of Playa del Carmen or Chinchorro Banks which gives access to the Great Maya Barrier Reef. Puerto Vallarta too is equally famous with islands and bays nearby and has added underwater creatures of whale sharks, dolphins, sea turtles and a host of tropical fish. Other diving spots in Cabo San Lucas and La Paz is a visual display of the colorful marine world.

Memorable Places in the Riviera Maya

For those still looking for the charm of a bygone century, one of the most beautiful destinations to go to is the Riviera Maya. Learn more about ancient civilizations of Mexico by visiting the thousand year old cities of the Mayans. The Chichen Itza is one of the major cities of the Mayan Empire, being its capital where you can go up the Castillo or the grand pyramid and peek at the observatory of ancient astronomers where the most accurate calendars was created. Tulum is another great destination, the only walled city of the Mayans which conveniently overlooks the waters and the beachfront. But this is not all there is to this region which boasts of many other interesting attractions and activities. Xel-Ha is a good place to conquer when youre a nature lover as it has many coves, lagoons and caves in its premises while Xcaret is a Mayan themed ecological park with lots of fun activities prepared for its visitors. If youre looking to delve more into Mayan culture, then dont forget to include the Mayan Temple in Isla Mujeres in the itinerary, as well as Isla Contoy which has beautiful beaches and water activities for the tourist. Mexico vacations are definitely a learning experience when you include the Riviera Maya.

Wonder at the Whales of Mexico

How can one describe the breathtaking moment when the whales come out of the waters and the mere sight of these gray marine mammals leaves you breathless with wonder?Gray whales migrate annually every fall from the cold waters of Northern Bering to the Sea of Cortez to give birth and spend winter months in the warm waters of the Pacific that are rich with food. The best place in Mexico to watch these huge but gentle whales with their calves is Magdalena Bay just off the coast of Los Cabos. Although San Ignacio is more famous for whale watching, there is a higher chance of seeing whales in Los Cabos than any other place in Baja during the whale season from end of December to end of March. Whale watching tours make sure strict rules and guidelines are followed in order to ensure that the whales are not harmed. Include this age-old annual tradition and be a part of this Mexico vacation adventure.

Fun and Excitement in Mexico City

It would take several Mexico vacations to fully explore Mexico City and enjoy the many activities and attractions in the worlds biggest city. More than a hundred museums await the museum enthusiasts such as the Archaeological Zone and Templo Mayor Museum. The Zocalo, the heart of Mexico City provides an interesting walking tour with its blend of history and the contemporary. Here you will see the Chapultepec Park, the worlds largest park within the city that is hundreds of years old but has modern entertainment for the whole family. Mexico being famous for archaeological sites has more than a dozen within the city like the floating gardens of Xochimilco of the Aztecs. Other activities that may interest visitors is a visit to the zoo, bullfights, horse betting at the Hipodromo delas Americas Horse Track, mountain biking, trekking or white water rafting. There are a hundred and one things to see and do in Mexico City and you will never run out of choices.