Playa del Carmen, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

Playa del Carmen is a village and beach of Mexico on the Caribbean Sea in the Yucatan Peninsula and makes part of a  tourist complex known as Riviera Maya. The island of Cozumel is opposite the village. The 5th Avenue (Quinta Avenida) and the pier for Cozumel is the tourist and commercial section, pedestrian area,  with many bars, discos, restaurants and shops close to the beach.
 
 
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If you like sports, you are in the right place: diving, windsurfing, sailing, everything is possible.
Playa del Carmen is a perfect place to relax and enjoy,  to make excursions to other towns as Cancun (80 km), Tulum (ruins), Chichen Itza (Maya City), Xel Ha or Xcaret Eco Park (aquatic and cultural parks).
If you like coral reefs, go to Akumal, Puerto Morelos or Cozumel to enjoy the underwater world.
There aren’t many cultural activities but there are cinemas where you can watch movies in English spetially on rainy days.
If you like shopping, there‘s also a shopping mall  at Plaza Las Americas.

Hotel Riu Palace, Anse Marcel, St. Martin

The Hotel Riu Palace St. Martin is located on the seafront, in the French part of the island of St Martin, in Anse Marcel; a perfect place to spend a dream vacation enjoying all the comfort and services that the hotel offers to its guests. This beautiful resort features a white sand cove with turquoise waters, ideal for relaxation and the practice of water sports. You’ll find several restaurants, bars, swimming-pools, a gym, a spa; with all inclusive service, snacks and drinks throughout the day. This is an ideal destination for travelers who want to spend a few days holiday at the beach and under the sun, as it offers both relaxation and entertainment. The hotel is 20 km from the Princess Juliana International Airport and has direct access to the port of Anse Marcel marina. There is also wi-fi. You will also find other activities that you will like, let you surprise …

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Three times a week there are theme dinners and if you want a more formal dinner, there are three restaurants where you must make a reservation and present you with evening clothes (long trousers and no sleeveless shirts are permit) . You can also enjoy interesting excursions in the old sugar plantations or in the small surrounding islands. If you are staying with children, there are activities scheduled for those between 4 and 12 years.

 

Pullman Cayo Coco Resort, Cuba

The Pullman Cayo Coco Hotel is set on a secluded beach overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in Cuba, 14 km from Jardines del Rey Airport. It opened in 2015. There are just over 560 rooms located in different 3-story buildings with all-inclusive service. There is a flat-screen TV, minibar, tea and coffee maker and all rooms have a terrace and some of them offer sea views. The Collection is an exclusive section for adults with villas with kitchen, butler service and private swimming pool. The complex has 8 restaurants, 10 bars, a spa, a gym, 7 outdoor swimming pools, 2 tennis courts, children’s clubs and the possibility of water sports. There is also entertainment in the evening.

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If you want to have wi-fi in your room, you can ask for it but this will be with a surcharge to pay.

The check-out of the hotel is at noon but if you want to stay more time, for example, if your flight is in the evening, you can ask for it but you will have to pay it too.