Articles Tagged ‘Cancun’

Travel Like a Local: Be a $5 Culture Vulture

Travel Like a Local: Be a $5 Culture Vulture October 19, 2010 | Featured, Local Insight | Read More
Travelling is expensive. We know this, and we feel your pain. That’s why, for this week’s Local Expert Challenge, we asked our eyes and ears on the ground to tell us about cultural attractions in their destinations that a) had an entrance fee under $5 and b) were not free. Needless to say,...

Photo Friday: 365 Steps

Photo Friday: 365 Steps August 14, 2009 | Mexico, Photo Friday | Read More
In which NileGuide destination was this photo taken? Bonus points for knowing the name of the structure. UPDATE 8/17: The photo was taken outside Cancun along the Yucatan Peninsula at the Mayan ruins of Chichén Itzá. Built sometime between the 10th and 13th centuries AD, the Mesoamerican step-pyramid,...

Travel Deals Roundup: Bargains to Tokyo and Mexico

Travel Deals Roundup: Bargains to Tokyo and Mexico June 17, 2009 | Travel Deals | Read More
With airfares to Japan falling, it’s a great time to visit Tokyo. The staff at TravelZoo profiled a great deal today – a four-night package at the Four Seasons Hotel Tokyo at Chinzan-so with air and tours from $1199/person. This package beats comparable deals by at least $500 and includes: –...

Travel Deals Roundup: Madrid, Cancun, Vegas & LA

Travel Deals Roundup: Madrid, Cancun, Vegas & LA June 10, 2009 | Travel Deals | Read More
It’s been just over a month since my return from Barcelona, yet I am tempted yet again by rock-bottom airfare to Spain. Our friends at TravelZoo uncovered round trip flights from San Francisco to Madrid for as low as just $301 including all taxes and fees for travel between 6/17 and 10/22. Flexible...

Travel Deals Roundup: Spring Break in Mexico

Travel Deals Roundup: Spring Break in Mexico February 25, 2009 | Travel Deals | Read More
As spring break rapidly approaches, travel companies are slashing prices to secure your business. Check out these deals for some R&R in Mexico this Spring: Los Cabos: Jet set to the tip of the Baja Peninsula, and as the Los Cabos Tourism Board’s tagline goes – leave it all behind. US...