Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Caribbean blogs

Seaplanes, rum, Out Islands...these are just a handful of the story topics in this week's Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up. These stories have me thinking about hopping a fast plane south. The weather has turned cold here in south Florida this week (50's is cold here!) and I'm not a fan. This bald head of mine has to keep warm and a trip to the islands is a damn fine solution. Caribbean Weekly Wrap … [Read more...]

EX-PATS Episode: Bikini Bootcamp, NYC To Tulum Mexico

EX-PATS Tulum

If you're reading this blog then you probably love the Caribbean, and probably a little rum. But how much do you love it, would you trade in your life for a life in the Caribbean? Would you sell most of your possessions, pack up only what you needed and take the plunge of being an ex-pat? That's what Melissa Perlman did when she decided Tulum, Mexico was where she would build her dream, and her … [Read more...]

Playa del Carmen Caribbean Webcam – Let’s Go To Mexico!

This week's Caribbean webcam comes from the far western end of the sea, the beautiful Mexican coast of Playa del Carmen. The webcam is perched high atop the roof of the Playacar Palace Resort in Playa del Carmen. Take in views of the soft sun baked sand, a beautifully designed swimming pool and of course the blue of the Caribbean sea. I know, you want to be there right now, sipping cold … [Read more...]

Win a Trip to the Sandy Shores of the Riviera Maya and Go Loco Mad!

Casa Del Corazon

Raise your hand if you want a free trip to the Riviera Maya of Mexico? Stupid question right, of course you do! The people over at Mad Gringo have put together quite the sweepstakes. They are giving away a free one weeks stay in the Riviera Maya plus a tidal wave of other freebies to take with you on your trip. Things like free clothing from Mad Gringo and Team Cocktail, free scuba lessons, … [Read more...]

Tulum – Riviera Maya, Mexico: Photo Friday

Just look at the blue water. What color is that...neon? Just beautiful. Tulum, Mexico looks like a magical place and it's high on my list of places to visit in the Caribbean. The ancient Mayan Indians really knew what they were doing when they choose this location to build their temple. I guess we are all just beach bums at heart right? Have you ever been to Tulum? What did you think? Photo … [Read more...]

Playa del Carmen Beach Webcam – Margarita Time!

Time to sink your toes into the sands of Playa del Carmen with this week's Caribbean Webcam. This Mexican paradise in the heart of the Riviera Maya awaits. The Riviera Maya, part of Mexican Caribbean, begins 20 kilometers south of the Cancun International Airport and stretches all the way to the ancient Mayan city of Tulum, more than 70 miles of sandy beaches flanked by tropical … [Read more...]

Cliff Top Ruins – The Pearl of Tulum

Mayan Ruins, Tulum Mexico

The Riviera Maya has a lot to offer the real estate buyer. Fantastic attractions are dotted along the coast, from nature parks to fishing villages to beach clubs. But half way down Mexico's Caribbean strip is a must-see attraction. The gem of the Tulum real estate market: the ruins of the old Mayan city, with the highest building, El Castillo dominating the skyline on a breathtaking cliff … [Read more...]