Playa Del Carmen

The Best Winter Travel Spot Is Hidden In Plain Sight | Posted 01.25.2017 | Canada Travel

Winter escapes are all about long days lounging in the sun -- or are they? Many North American travelers are seeking more than just a warm place to sip Pina Coladas. They want heaping doses of culture, picture-perfect scenery, and authentic cuisine thrown into the recipe too. One of the few warm-weather travel destinations in the world that offers history, authentic traditions, and more mouthwatering eats than you can cram into a single visit has been right under our noses all along.

Canadian Killed In Mexico A Fixture Of Toronto's Nightlife Scene

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.16.2017 | Canada

Five people were killed and many injured at a music festival.

2 Canadians Shot Dead At Mexico Music Festival

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.16.2017 | Canada

The shooting happened after a fight, said officials.

Diving In Mexican Cenotes: Where Only The Light Gets Bent

Stephen Weir | Posted 05.11.2017 | Canada Travel
Stephen Weir

It is a sight that only divers get to see. Beams of light literally making a sharp left turn underwater. In some Mexican caverns (cenotes) divers can witness and photograph light being bent! If the direct rays of the sun pierce the forest canopy and shine through a small hole in the cenote's roof, it just might happen.

Canadian Couple Found Dead At Mexican Hotel

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.11.2016 | Canada

Authorities have reportedly said the bodies showed no signs of violence.

Enjoy Delicious Mexican Cuisine in Playa del Carmen

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Little sister to Mexican resort Mecca Cancun, Playa del Carmen is so much more than balmy waters, sandy beaches and ancient Mayan ruins. In fact, this Quintana Roo town of 150,000 is deftly coming into its own as a foodie destination -- here's our recipe for the perfect stay:

Cancun: Beyond the Congo lines and Buffets

Amanda Blakley | Posted 04.14.2015 | Canada Travel
Amanda Blakley

It's hard to believe that less than 40 years ago Cancun was but jungle and deserted beaches. This resort town quite literally rose from the sand thank...

Mexico: Like Canada, but Warmer

Paula Danylevich | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Travel
Paula Danylevich

I have been living "the good life" in Mexico for just over six weeks now. I love it, and I am seriously considering moving here for good.We always hear that Canadians are the nicest people in the world, and although I believe that to be an accurate statement, the Mexican people sure give us a run for our money.

A Canadian in Mexico: Why I Moved

Paula Danylevich | Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada Travel
Paula Danylevich

After vacationing in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico for almost a decade, I began to like the idea of becoming a "Snowbird" six months a year. Why not? I hate winter. I may be a little young to be considered a "snow bird" but I feel this is a great time of my life for an adventure.

Spiked Cocktails? Canadian Tourists Come Home Bearing Urine Samples

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2012 | Canada

WEYBURN, Sask. - Saskatchewan police officer Caroline Chartrand was off-duty and on holiday, spending a relaxing afternoon with her husband and their ...

Canada Disappointed No Trials In Mexico Hotel Blast

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - The Canadian government says it is disappointed that the Mexican judicial system is not proceeding with charges in a blast at a Mexican resor...