Eye on the World: Cancun

written by | Posted on February 18th, 2014

We explored Riviera Maya and some of its hotspots, staying at two resorts in Cancun: JW Marriott Cancun and CasaMagna Marriott Cancun. Here’s a snapshot of our time in Mexico.

View from the balcony of our room at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort.

View from the balcony of our room at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort.

The infinity pool at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun.

The infinity pool at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun.

View of the sunset from the JW Marriott Cancun's spa pool.

View of the sunset from the JW Marriott Cancun's spa pool.

Tequila tasting at JW Marriott Cancun.

Tequila tasting at JW Marriott Cancun.

Dessert at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun's Japanese restaurant, Mikado.

Dessert at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun's Japanese restaurant, Mikado.

Tulum is an easy trip from Cancun and features the only Mayan ruins on the water.

Tulum is an easy trip from Cancun and features the only Mayan ruins on the water.

The ruins in Tulum.

The ruins in Tulum.

The beaches in Tulum.

The beaches in Tulum.

The beach on Isla Mujeres.

The beach on Isla Mujeres.

Playa Lancheros on Isla Mujeres.

Playa Lancheros on Isla Mujeres.

Yucatecan Tikin Xik, a regional specialty, at Playa Lancheros on Isla Mujeres.

Yucatecan Tikin Xik, a regional specialty, at Playa Lancheros on Isla Mujeres.

Coco Bongo nightclub in downtown Playa del Carmen.

Coco Bongo nightclub in downtown Playa del Carmen.

View from the balcony of our room at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort.The infinity pool at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun.View of the sunset from the JW Marriott Cancun's spa pool.Tequila tasting at JW Marriott Cancun.Dessert at CasaMagna Marriott Cancun's Japanese restaurant, Mikado.Tulum is an easy trip from Cancun and features the only Mayan ruins on the water.The ruins in Tulum.The beaches in Tulum.The beach on Isla Mujeres.Playa Lancheros on Isla Mujeres.Yucatecan Tikin Xik, a regional specialty, at Playa Lancheros on Isla Mujeres.Coco Bongo nightclub in downtown Playa del Carmen.