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Active vacation in Mexico - things to do, entertainment and nightlife

Mexican cities never sleep. The night here has its own special colors and shades, and nightlife is energetic and incendiary. One of the most popular clubs, Coco Bongo, is located in Cancun. There are enchanting light music and dance shows where half-dressed people dance all night long, washing fun down with tequila. "Grand Mambo Cafe" in Cancun is known for its live music. Locals come here to dance to the rhythms of salsa and meringue, as well as take part in dance competitions.
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“Uno Mas?” Nightclub ("One More Time?") in Cabo San Lucas is a place with the best fresh margaritas and very friendly staff. A huge selection of drinks won't leave indifferent those who like trying everything new. “Zinco” is a basement jazz club, a suitable option for those who do not like club music. However, usually, there are no jazz bands playing here but performances by groups playing the music of various genres. Jules Basement is a great night bar in Mexico City also housed in a basement. It's an atmospheric and cozy place with skull-shaped tables and a vast selection of drinks from around the world.
Those thirsty for discoveries and new experiences will not get bored in Mexico. Fans of unusual things are advised to visit the creepy but amazing Island of the Dolls in Xochimilco. Eccentric Don Julian Santana who believed that a child had drowned in Teshuilo Lake lived here About half a century ago. He started to collect discarded dolls and hang them on trees in memory of the lost soul. And in 2001, the collector himself drowned in that lake. The island can make a bad impression on some people — hanging dolls are everywhere, many of them are dirty, without eyes, limbs, or even heads. However, for those who have strong nerves, a walk around the island brings the real thrill. Copyright
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In Playa del Carmen, one can book Living Dreams Mexico Tour - this is a great trip for those who like to spend time outdoors. Participants of the tour ride boats, go snorkeling, enjoy nature and dine at a beach restaurant along with a professional guide. Progreso City offers “Yucatan Cenote Eco-Aventuras” - a tour for active and fearless: after a walk to a Mayan pyramid, tourists get into a cave where there is a cenote with crystal-clear water and 6-7 meter diving boards.
Museo Subacuático de Arte in Cancún is a unique project for scuba diving enthusiasts. There are hundreds of underwater sculptures - mostly life-size people - serving to restore the ecosystem in areas affected by hurricanes. This is a hybrid of art, scientific experiment, and a tourist attraction. Who wouldn't enjoy swimming among beautiful realistic statues and amazing exotic fish? This makes you feel like an explorer of the remnants of a sunken civilization, which leaves only positive emotions and pleasant memories.
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Fans of caves will surely appreciate Crater Rincon de Parangueo. A five hundred meter, dark and narrow tunnel leads to a crater with incredibly white sand and a lake with blood-red water. That's where UFOs were seen and ancient stones covered with patterns were found. In the Cave of the Hanging Snakes in Yucatan, yellow snakes really hang from the ceiling and walls. They feed on countless bats living here, that's why locals call this place "The Bat Cave". The flooded part of the cave is inhabited by albino lobsters.
Los Veranos Canopy Tour in Puerto Vallarta is perfect for thrill-seekers. Zipline, or flying over the jungle on a steel rope, will give a surge of adrenaline and an irresistible desire to try one more time. The tour includes a guided boat trip and communication with monkeys, toucans, parrots, and other animals. Aventuras Denali in Queretaro is for those who are not afraid to get dirty. Thanks to professional and attentive instructors, even those who have never been involved in mountaineering or something like that can experience abseiling and canyoning. This is an exciting adventure with beautiful views from the mountaintop.
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Water attractions in Mexico
♥   Water park 'Parque Acuático Cici Acapulco Mágico' Acapulco. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Parque Acuático Corral Grande' Guadalajara. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Parque Acuático Ixtapan' State of Mexico. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Parque Acuático Mundo A' Aguascalientes. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Parque Acuático Tepetongo' Michoacán. On the map   Photos
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National and city parks of Mexico
♥   City Park 'Angel Albino Corzo' . On the map   Photos
♥   National Park 'Arrecife Alacranes' . On the map   Photos
♥   National Park 'Arrecife de Puerto Morelos' . On the map   Photos
♥   National Park 'Arrecifes de Cozumel' . On the map   Photos
♥   National Park 'Arrecifes de Xcalak' . On the map   Photos

Unique attractions in Mexico

Chicoasen Dam

From the series “The Most Impressive Dams on Earth”
Chicoasen Dam is a rock-fill Mexican dam. It was beginning to build in 1974. In 1980 it has begun to work, since that time, it became the biggest dam in North America. Its height is 261 meters and length 485 meters. The reservoir’s size is 52 600 square meters, about 1,6 billion cube meters of water stays here.

This dam on the Grijalva River plays an important role for Mexico, it is the main technique of water collection. This dam is a part of the hugest state hydroelectric power station which official name is Manuel Moreno Torres. It was named in honour of its first owner but people know it under the name of the area – Chicoasen Dam.

The dam is located in a quiet picturesque place, that’s why tourists like this place very much. The best time for visiting this area is late … Read all


From the series “Monochromatic Cities - Stunning Views”
Mexican Izamal city is unusual too. Its second name is the Yellow City. About 15 thousand people live there permanently. The small city appeals tourists with its original deep-yellow-coloured buildings. In the city, there are a lot of beautiful historical stone buildings and churches. Nowadays all of them are yellow. Izamal has a great number of historical monuments. Thereby you can see the mysterious Maya pyramids, buildings of the colonial period and even modern architectural monuments.

The city is surrounded by several major archaeological areas. The first settlement was there in the 6th century BC. One of the most recognized buildings in the Yellow city is a large Franciscan Monastery. It was named after San Antonio de Padua in the 16th century. Nowadays it is the largest building in … Read all
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Hilton builds third luxury hotel in Kyoto

The project organizers note that the new Kyoto hotel is perfect for both business and leisure. Just to remind you, the opening of the Roku Kyoto hotel took place in the city in 2021. The luxury hotel also never ceases to amaze guests with its exquisite atmosphere and variety of services. It is close to famous attractions like Kinkaku-ji Temple, and Shozan Resort Kyoto Pavilion is a short walk from the hotel. Read this


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Entertainment, recreation and attractions in cities of Mexico

Playa del Carmen
Water attraction fans can not leave out of sight the Dive Mike center organizing for its clients exciting diving tours to the most beautiful destinations. The center features an excellent diving school and a perfect rental center for diving equipment and gears as well. The guests of the center give notice of high qualification of the staff of the center. The Dive Mike center is a perfect choice as for diving experts so for amateurs. Traveler practicing yoga will find a perfect place to rest and … Read more
Mexico City
Mexico City will be surely liked by fans of nightlife. The choice of colorful discos and clubs is more than good here. The most prestigious nightlife facilities are located in such districts as San Angel, Polanco, Coyoacan, La Zona Roza and Condesa. The majority of popular nightclubs are located near large hotels. Here you will find cozy bars and various restaurants. Club Zinco is located in the historic district of the city. This place is the best choice for fans of jazz. Various performances … Read more
The local aquarium also offers visitors to participate in interesting entertainment. Guests will hear a lot of interesting facts about inhabitants of deep seas, see spectacular shows, and even will be photographed with friendly pets. There is also a large swimming pool in the aquarium, where visitors can swim with dolphins. In addition to beach activities, Cancun offers its guests to attend numerous sports clubs and golf centers. In this city visitors will find playgrounds for children, … Read more
Puerto Vallarta
Las Caletas is a splendid beach areas of the resort offering calm and tranquil atmosphere to rest. The beach is deprived of buzzing restaurants and other entertaining spots so one will have a chance to totally embrace nature serenity. Puerto Vallarta is a place of attraction for many surfers from all over the world. The Vallarta Surf Guide offers all the necessary gears and equipment for on water sports and entertainment. Another popular entertainment on the resort is horse riding at local … Read more
One of the best ways to get acquainted with the natural attractions of the region is to make a ride on Tequila Express train. The route of the train passes through the most picturesque places. During several hours vacationers will be able to enjoy the incredible beauty of the landscape. Fans of walking will definitely enjoy an excursion to the canyon of Barranca de Oblatos. The route passes through the beautiful forest. During the excursion visitors will be able to enjoy the richness of the … Read more
Mandara club often hosts amazing laser shows and fireworks. You can hear the music of different directions there. In the club are often held performances by famous DJs. Disco Beach is considered the most popular disco. It is located just a few steps from the city's main beach. The music doesn’t stop there until early in the morning, and Fridays are the time for energetic theme parties. The most popular city beaches are Caleta and Icacos. They are perfectly suited for family rest. Fans of … Read more
Within the city itself, you can find the unique park complex El Parque Fundidora (a.k.a. Fundidora Park), considered one of Mexico's most beautiful parks. It was opened in 1988 and currently covers an area of about 120 hectares. Once, a large metallurgical plant was located here, which lost its relevance over the years and was eventually closed. Some of the industrial constructions were preserved during the formation of the park, now rendering its appearance truly unique. Dozens of … Read more
Although Parque Animaya Zoo is not as big as the main competitor, it still attracts hundreds of tourists every day. The main feature of the zoo is artificial ponds that were formed here for rare waterfowl. In the zoo, you can admire pink flamingos and see rare birds of prey, as well as stroll along beautiful reservoirs. Parque Animaya was formed in a natural environment, rare plant species are found on its territory. A wide choice of facilities is offered to fans of water entertainment - … Read more

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