Category: Eco-friendly

Mayakoba Resort Honored as Top Sustainable Development by United Nations World Tourism Organization and Rainforest Alliance

The ultra-luxury eco-resort, comprised of Banyan Tree, Fairmont and Rosewood Hotels, is recognized with top awards for sustainable and responsible tourism development. Riviera Maya, Mexico –  Officials from United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Rainforest Alliance gathered last night…

Travelers Can Bring Holiday Joy to Riviera Maya Through Pack For A Purpose®

This holiday season Fairmont Mayakoba invites guests to Pack For A Purpose® and with a little effort guests can bring holiday joy to children in Riviera Maya. RIVIERA MAYA, MEXICO, December 13, 2011 – Santa Claus may be much expected…

Mexico Tops the Lists for 2012 Travel

The country of Mexico is topping many travel lists for 2012. As a voracious headline news reader, I always keep my eye on Mexico. And in the last month or so, I’ve been really happy (and relieved) to see some…

Ak Lu’um International School’s 2nd Annual Eco-Reto Fair, Playa del Carmen

The 2nd annual Eco Reto 2011 is a unique eco challenge where families are invited to build the greenest and most original toy or game. Ak Lu’um International School is preparing its jungle campus to receive environmentalists, government representatives and…

Cancun Honored With Top Accolades at 2011 World Travel Awards

Cancun, Mexico – The World Travel Awards, the most comprehensive, and prestigious worldwide awards program in the travel industry, has announced its 2011 winners and Cancun has been awarded with top honors. Named both “Mexico & Central America’s Leading Destination”…

24 Hours in Mexico City

Researching, clicking and reading always leads me to a story or video that evokes even more nostalgia for Mexico. Although it’s been a few years since I’ve visited the capital (not including my stopovers), I see that it’s even more…