Writer Stan Gotlieb and photographer Diana Ricci have been living in, and writing about Oaxaca, and Mexico, for fifteen years. Politics, culture, history and the antics of gringos: all fair game.
This user-driven site provides up-to-date first-hand information by vacationers and residents. Its very popular bulletin-boards and special pages offer a vast store of reader reports and ratings.
A section of the Country Culture site, which has links for cultural sites of many different countries and cultures.
In their own write: "Cancun Assist is primarily a group of gringos who are all living in Cancun. Most of us have been here for several years. The web site is a hobby for us, but we accept small tips for finding you an apartment, buying a car, etc. if you are moving here. Just cover our expenses and we are happy to help out."
For a comprehensive and very detailed view of the Yucatan Peninsula, check out this excellent site, which is beautifully designed to provide ideas, information and answers to questions you may not even have thought of. Very thorough, well-organized coverage of Cancun, Riviera Maya, Cozumel, Costa Maya, Merida and Campeche.
The Cancun Spanish Language Institute is located in the heart of downtown Cancun and offers Spanish classes at all levels, in small group or individual instruction. New classes start every Monday, and students may study for as many weeks as they desire. Academic credit from an accredited U.S. college is available. All instructors are native speakers with university degrees. The school offers social and cultural excursions for its students, as well as housing assistance. Student housing in studio apartments within walking distance of the beaches and bus lines start at $100/week.
Contacts: Francisco Romero (Cancun) and Lynda Wilson (U.S. Office)
Fun information on Cancun, Cozumel, and the Riviera Maya, including scuba information and reef map. The authors sell very entertaining and informative maps which you can buy on the honor system -- order the maps and then send them a check only if you love them!
Reviews of Cancun: User-input opinions about Cancun and individual hotels. Mostly wildly positive, but occasional complaints make this a worthwhile place to check before booking reservations.
Paradise Weddings handles all the details on what can be a sticky task. Bill Harvey, the owner, lived in the same residential complex as us for many years. The website has lots of very useful information on getting married in Cancun.
Information for sports and recreation, events, services and Cancun Travel & Vacation Guides. Plus online Hotel Search and Reservations.
Short list of Internet cafes, plus excellent directory and search service for other information about Cancun and Mexico.
A Cancun travel information center: Travel and vacations tips for travellers to Cancun, Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Yucatan Peninsula. Offers free Discovery Cancun News, weekly newsletter, extending the information provided by the website with short background articles on activities.
This Cancun directory and search engine is a great starting point for travelers and travel professionals, containing comprehensive, well-organized information about hotels, restaurants and fun places in Cancun, Cozumel and the Rivera Maya.
Quimera Editores is a young Mexican publishing company founded in May 1996 by people who were tired of the bad quality of Mexican touristic publications (maps & guides). Their product line includes completely new, bilingual maps of the whole Mexican Republic in a clear and easy-to-read mapping style.
related news, books and web resources.
A directory of Travel related websites.
Cancun travel survey that takes voter input and comments for Cancun's hotels. The hotels page displays the vote totals and comments along with complete hotel information. All voter results, comments and information are published in the PEOPLE'S CHOICE GUIDE Cancun Travel Survey Guide Book. Based on our experience, this is the most comprehensive and reliable up-to-date guide to Cancun.
Cancun Adventure Tours - Great selection of tours, attractions and excursions in Cancun and the Mayan Riviera
Covers a broad range of topics, including food
Cancun airport transportation, transfers, shuttle, bus, limo, taxi services to all locations in Cancun and Riviera Maya.
Out of Town Links
Seven Bar & Grill, two blocks from Madison Square Garden and Penn Station, offers a broad range of services from gourmet, corporate event food catering services to party space.
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Fruits & Vegetables
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Zona de Tolerancia
Words to live by.