Friday, October 14, 2011
Although summer has officially ended, this is a really good time to have a quick getaway and Cozumel , Mexico is the perfect destination. Like other Mexican vacation spots, the beautiful blue water and white sand beaches are a sight to behold. Unlike Cancun, Acapulco and Puerto Vallarta , Cozumel is an island just off Mexico ’s coast anchored in the sparkling Caribbean . Being removed from the mainland on Cozumel gives guests the feeling of distance and remoteness from the busy mainland life but without sacrificing any of the luxuries of a resort.
Diving, snorkeling, golf and fine dining are just some of the activities that draw visitors to this charming island. Cozumel boasts the Mayan Jungle as another big attraction as well as the Western Hemisphere ’s largest reef. Tourists typically take advantage of the Chankanaab Park , where they can swim with dolphins. The Punta Molas Lighthouse is another popular location for an adventure. Charter boat fishing is easy to come by on the island and can be arranged through most resorts. Even history buffs can get their fix at The Museum of the Island of Cozumel . There is no shortage of memorable things to do in Cozumel .
The local people are known for their hospitality while Cozumel itself is known for its many annual festivals and celebrations throughout the year. Check some local websites to see if any coincide with your visit for an extra dose of the culture.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a family vacation, a girls’ trip, a guys’ trip or even a destination wedding location, Cozumel is a place to consider. Its remote beauty and one of a kind adventures are to sure to make any trip worth taking. The beautiful weather and sunny days are waiting to be enjoyed.