If you are having difficulty picking out your winter holiday destination, Cancun might be the perfect choice! Being one of the top tourist destinations in the world, with a thriving nightlife, hundreds of accommodations and of course a beach that stretches for miles, it makes for the perfect winter escape.
Home of the second largest barrier reef, the Great Maya, you can get scuba certified and see all the wonders beneath the sea. If you are not looking to get certified, just grab yourself a pair of goggles and see what you can find! For the adventurous, there are many activities to try including: parasailing, zip lining, surfing, cave exploring, and swimming with dolphins or whale sharks!
For the history buffs, this is a great chance to explore and learn about the Mayan Ruins that runs through the caribbean. Close to Cancun, there is Chichen Itza (2h30m away), Tulum (1h40m away), Cobá (2h away), and if you don’t feel like leaving Cancun to get a taste of the ruins, you can visit the Museo Maya. The museum is next to the San Miguelito archaeological site and between the two they have over 350 artifacts on display from the ruins.
People looking to just relax on their holiday, don’t worry - Cancun has you covered. Not only do many of their hotels offer spas and adult only areas, there are many day trips available to Isla Mujeres, Playa Mujeres and Tulum. All three of these are easy day trips if you just want to chill, but still see a different area of Mexico.
Cancun is family, couple and group friendly, you will never be without something to do in this lively city! 14 miles of white sandy beaches and a massive selection of accommodations, this could be the ideal location for your next holiday vacation.