Quintana Roo

Quintana Roo, also called The Mexican Caribbean is a state of Mexico that is part of the Yucatán Peninsula, with a shoreline along the Caribbean that has grown in just a few decades into a major tourism destination.

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Situated on the northeast tip of Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula, Cancún is a popular Caribbean tourist destination.

Playa del Carmen, or just "Playa" as it is also commonly referred to by locals, is a coastal resort town in Quintana Roo on the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico.

Cozumel is a Caribbean island just off the Yucatán Peninsula in southeastern Mexico.


Tulum is on the Yucatán Peninsula, in Mexico. It is one of the earliest resorts in Mexico, offering a place of worship and solitude for the Mayan kings, clergy and gods in early times.

Puerto Morelos is a town in Quintana Roo on the Yucatán Peninsula, about 20km south of Cancún.

The Mayan Riviera is comprised of the area just south of the tip of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico.

Chetumal is the capital of Quintana Roo in Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula.

Mahahual is a city in the municipality of Othón P. Blancothe, state of Quintana Roo on the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico, a short distance northeast of Belize.

Punta Allen is a small fishing village in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo in the Si'an Ka'an biosphere, with a friendly atmosphere and a good number of places to stay.

Isla Holbox is an island in Quintana Roo, better known worldwide as the Mexican Caribbean.

Akumal is a small town between Playa del Carmen and Tulum on the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico.

Cobá is a large ruined city of the Pre-Columbian Maya civilization, located in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico.

Xcalak is a small sleepy fishing village on the Costa Maya in the municipality of Othón P.

Bacalar is in Quintana Roo, Mexico. This area, anchored by the stunningly azure blue Lake Bacalar, has a Yucatan small-village feel and is absent of busloads of tourists.

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