. Have Fun in the Waters with the Dolphins of Mexico
One of the most amazing experiences you can ever have during your Mexico vacations is swimming with the dolphins. Get up close and personal with these sea mammals in a protected environment and discover how intelligent and friendly they can really be. All throughout Mexico are dolphin centers or dolphinariums where these dolphins are well taken care of and are open for the public to interact with. The vacation destinations such as Cancun, Isla Mujeres, Cabo San Lucas and the Riviera Maya are popular for both their beautiful beaches and for the dolphinariums that allow you to swim with the dolphins. In Cabo San Lucas Marina is the Cabo Dolphin Center that is considered as one of the most exclusive dolphin centers in the world. The Wet n Wild Aquatic Park has Altantida where the dolphins stay in an enclosed beach. The biggest dolphinarium chain in the Mexican Caribbean is the Delphinus with centers at Xcaret, Xel-Ha and the Riviera Maya near Playa del Carmen. You can play, swim and interact with the dolphins right In the waters at these dolphinarums. For dolphin lovers, this activity is really a once in a lifetime experience.
Exciting Vacation in Ixtapa
If you want to go for elegance and luxury on your Mexico vacations, the best place to go would be the resort paradise of Ixtapa. One of the most popular resorts that has full amenities, luxurious rooms and packaged activities programmed for the whole family is Club Med Ixtapa. Another equally popular resort is the all-inclusive Barcelo Ixtapa. Most of the resorts, if not all are on the beachfront where the white sands and crystal waters are just a few steps away. There are many beachside activities like snorkeling, body boarding and swimming which promises pure enjoyment for everyone who loves the beach. A trip to Playa las Gatas should also be considered as it is just a water taxi ride away at the port of Zihuatanejo and you will be dropped off at the beach of Playa las Gatas that abounds with unique local shops and dining places with excellent Mexican cuisine. Ixtapa is a must-go when you go on a vacation to Mexico and you want to experience the good life.
Visiting the Best of Veracruz
The history and culture of Mexico is most vividly displayed in the city of Veracruz but it still is slowly metamorphosing into becoming a sought after tourist destination. The center of the city is a good place to while the day and night away in the main plaza called Plaza de las Armas. Historical buildings worth seeingHistorical buildings worth seeing are the Municipal Palace built in 1608 with its baroque architecture and the Virgen de la Asuncion, the citys neo-classic cathedral that was built in the 17th century. Other interesting old buildings are Pemex Tower that used to be an old lighthouse, the Crafts Market, the Old Customs Building, the Postal and Telegraph Building, the City Registry Building and the Juarez Hemicycle Monument. The island where the historical Fort San Juan de Ulua is located is now connected to the mainland. The boardwalk, known as the malecon provides kilometers of strolling and exercises especially at night. The Veracruz Aquarium is the largest aquarium in Latin America and is one of the latest developments of Veracruz. Include Veracruz in your vacation and find something exciting and new.
Touring the Best of Guadalajara
Guadalajara pulsates with the colorful and vibrant culture of Mexico and is a wonderful addition to your Mexico itinerary. The picturesque views and the exhilarating festivals of Mexico with its mariachi bands is more of an attraction in Guadalajara than its beaches. The Encuentro International del Mariachi is a competition of local and international bands during the Independence Day on September 16 but expect daily shows and festivities throughout the whole month. A trip to this city is focused more on sightseeing, dining and shopping. The city is rich in historical 17th century and Victorian buildings as well as is imposing and unique cathedrals. The gastronomic delights of Mexico are available for you to taste at many local restaurants throughout Guadalajara. For those who crave the beach, though, the beaches of Guadalajara offer endless sun and white sand. Guadalajara is certainly a wonderful addition to your Mexico vacation.