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Riviera Maya Holidays

Stretching from Punta Tanchacte in the north to Punta Allen in the south, the famous Riviera Maya holiday spot is located alongside the northern coast of the Caribbean. Jungle, flora and fauna, archaeological sites, solitary beaches, turquoise-colored sea with crystal-clear water and the warm hospitality of the Mayan people makes Riviera Maya one of the most sought after Caribbean's tourist destinations.

Riviera Maya holidays offers a diverse range of attractions ranging from adventure sports, jungle tours, swimming with dolphins, sunbathing or simply relaxing on the numerous fabulous beaches. With the vast expanse of the beautiful Caribbean beaches, Riviera Maya is a haven for water sports enthusiasts. Playa Del Carmen, the "heart" of Riviera Maya and a buzzing cosmopolitan area offers excellent shopping opportunities. Accommodation in Riviera Maya is quite abundant, ranging from small bed-and-breakfasts to exclusive hotels, with most resorts catering for luxury holidays and all inclusive holidays. Being surrounded by sea, Riviera Maya has good sea links with popular holiday destinations like Amsterdam, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Costa Rica, South Africa and therefore makes for a great Cruise stop-over. Riviera Maya holidays offer a trip to paradise with its superb locations, local traditions and a splendid array of restaurants and bars.

General Etiquette in Riviera Maya

In Riviera Maya and most of Mexico, tipping is not only customary but expected in return for good service. On your Riviera Maya holidays, a tip of 10% of the bill is sufficient at local diners and at upscale restaurants and bistros, 15%  would be considered polite. Taxi drivers, porters, hotel maids and bellboys can be tipped around US$1 or US$ 2 per piece of luggage.

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