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Location of Cancun, the Caribbean 'seven'

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The sun rises and the sun appears through the hotel window! We were in Cancun! I started a new adventure in the Caribbean Sea, together with my parents and my sister again as in the trip to Florida and the Bahamas, an adventure that would be very special and that we would travel the history and location of Cancun little by little, knowing its places more spectacular, more attractive and full of culture.

The location of Cancun: In Search of Paradise

The location of Cancun is on an island of approximately 23 km with"seven" form attached to the Yucatan Peninsula through two bridges. It had a remarkable transformation, since being an island of fishermen surrounded by virgin forests and unknown beaches, it is currently together with Acapulco, the most recognized Mexican tourist center in the world.

The discovery of the area of ​​Cancun and Isla Mujeres in 1517 by Francisco Hernández de Córdoba and it would be good to relate it to the Mayan world, even so the reality is that his fame is given by thedream of a group of bankers They had a touristic and profitable view of this area.

The history of the first location in Cancun is based on a map drawn up by cartographer Juan de Dios González in the year 1776. During the 19th century and in the year of 1841, Captain Richard Owen Smith, taking a tour of the Caribbean and Central America found the existence of pre-Hispanic buildings at the north and south ends of the island.

WE RETURNED IN 2013 IN A VERY COMPLETE JOURNAL JOURNAL:

In 2013 we returned to the Yucatan, this time to Riviera Maya, and we made a very complete and updated diary with all the necessary information to choose your vacations, hotels and / or excursions. Expand your information in the side menu or directly in the Travel diary to Riviera Maya

A little ahead of the events, in 1967 Savignac delivered the results and they were surprising, tourism was growing rapidly, thanks mainly to exports, which became the main engine of the nation's recent economy. So the local government decided to exploit the area. The location of Cancun was ideal for your sun and beach destination, where people could relax from their lives in the big cities.

And it is true that they achieved their purpose, not only in the Island of Cancun, but also in the urban area of ​​services and other enjoyments. Puerto Juarez is another example that completes the offer. Located on the Yucatan Peninsula 2 kilometers north of downtown Cancun's location. It faces Isla Mujeres and some ferries depart from this port to dock at the designated island.



A world in our Hotel

The main attraction of the complex where we stayed, is without a doubt,its beach and its pool, the latter with many attractions for "tourists" (including "tequila time"). They are nothing more than "all-inclusive" that allow the visitor to abstract from the routine in which each one gets into their daily lives, and the truth is that it works very well. With a multitude of activities that were always encouraging their visitors.

We were in the middle of August, and it was very hot, the location of Cancun, located on the eastern coast of the continent, receives the influence of warm sea currents, mainly the current of the Gulf of Mexico, which favors a warm and rainy climate.

The average temperature ranges between 25.5 degrees and the rains are more abundant in summer, and the area is affected by tropical storms and cyclones. The hurricane season begins in mid-June; The most affected months are September and October.

Although, yes as the family we are like chameleons, well ...!Sun and sea, perfect combination!!



Thus we spent the second day in Mexican lands, until the sunset came over the Nichupté lagoon, "behind our backs", a dark lagoon that leaves a beautiful sunset. The family faced their "penultimate trip" together, right?


Isaac & Family, from Cancun (Mexico)

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