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City Guide Cancun, Mexico

Visiting Cancun

Known for its crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches, Cancun is located on the Caribbean Coast, and is part of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. Outdoor activities aplenty, top class dining opportunities and a vibrant nightlife are just some of the things that make this such a popular destination.

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Cancun City Reviews

  • 70%

    Anonymous

    It was the most expensive part of my trip. The beaches are beautiful and there's a lot of places to going out at night, but be prepare: it will cost much more than in other mexican cities.

  • 80%

    Anonymous

    A bit touristy but beautiful beaches

    I wasn't in Cancun to party, although I'm sure if I had come for that reason it would have been a good time. The vibe with the local communities is nice - but its pretty touristy here and things are spread out so you need a bus or taxi to get to a lot of places. Went down the coast a bit and Tulum is beautiful and relaxed, also Playa del Carmen has some GREAT Taquerias. Loved the Mexican food and people were friendly where ever we went. :o) Lots to do, but a lot is over-priced.

    Insider Tip:The Palapas playground and amphitheater area near the bus terminal is wonderful for cheap, cheap food. There are a couple stalls in there that have great tacos del pastor and cheap enchiladas. Great on the weekends and there's usually some entertainment going on on Sunday.

  • 80%

    Anonymous

    A cidade é linda porém o acesso ao mar é quase que exclusividade dos hotéis. A cidade tem tanto atrações naturais, culturais e festas. As festas estão mais concentradas no final de semana enquanto durante a semana a cidade é mais calma.

    Insider Tip:O passeio para Isla Mujeres é otimo. Se puder fique hospedado uma noite apenas no zona horteleira.

  • 60%

    Anonymous

    Beautiful, but not my type

    The water is blue like no place else, but sounds like a place with no soul, just a bunch of concrete and plastic, too touristic and too bad to move across

  • 90%

    Anonymous

    Great Vacation!

    Cancun has an excellent nightlife. You can go out any night of the week there. Also it has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. I wold definitely recommend this to anyone looking for white sand and crystal clear blue water.

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