Riviera Maya Archive

New Real Estate Feature: Tulum and Sian Ka’an

In our coverage of luxury real estate opportunities for vacation and retirement homes, we like to point out up and coming areas sometimes that have big upside potential. Right now one of those is the Tulum area of Mexico. From the Tulum ruins down to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere, development has been limited and there [...]

Another Baffling Travel Magazine Readers’ Poll

Every year when the big travel magazines publish their readers’ polls, I feel even better about the service we’re providing here at Luxury Latin America. Not because sometimes our picks are on their lists, but because I see how laughably out of whack these polls can be. I know they’re a joke for two reasons. [...]

We Skip Some Nice Hotels

As we say in the About Luxury Latin America page, this site is “is for readers looking to get filtered, authoritative recommendations on where amenities and service go well beyond the norm.” So we check out a lot of hotels that are quite good, but not good enough to be included here. Hotel Secreto on [...]