View from the Jashita Hotel $12,000 nightly penthouse (photo by Jim Dobson)

Early this summer, along the Caribbean beach paradise of Tulum, Mexico, chaos shook the famed tourist destination to its core. More than 16 hotels, shops and private residences were evacuated by force after a lengthy legal battle with the government over property read more…

Most Millennials have heard of Tulum, the sizzling hot yoga town 90 minutes south of Cancun. And while its 1,000 year old ruins are worth a visit, it’s not the Mayan influence that inspired a recent 74% increase in tourism. Tulum’s New Age vibe, jungle-shrouded restaurants and white sand beaches have made it Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula hottest spot.

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By now you’ve almost certainly heard of Tulum, that leafy green wonderland on Mexico’s Caribbean coast. Tulum is eco-friendly and trendy: It’s known for postcard-perfect ruins that sit right on the ocean, hip yoga retreats and a buzzy, upscale restaurant scene

But true travelers will tell you that staying in Tulum is much more than downward dog and cocktails: read more…

 

 

What would we do in Wisconsin in retirement? says Lance Koehler, reflecting on his new life in beachside Tulum, Mexico. Go to the mall, shovel snow. Here I love the warm weather, the sun, and going to the beach.

 

Lance and his wife Jeanette have found more than their place in the sun. They’ve also found read more…

ARE YOU COMING TO TULUM? YOU SHOULDN’T MISS THESE FIVE PLACES!

Besides the beach, the cenotes and the Mayan jungle –if you’re feeling adventurous, there are five trendy places here in Tulum (galleries, restaurants and bars) that we want to talk you about. Whenever you come, you shouldn’t miss them!

IK LAB

Tulum Ruinas Road Km. 5, read more…

Where to find wood-fired mariscos, mezcal, and modernist cuisine in the jungles of Tulum
by Kat Odell  Dec 8, 2017, 3:37pm EST

Tulum Photo: Gimas / Shutterstock

It’s nearly impossible to stroll down the sandy, palm tree–populated road that connects Tulum’s Hotel Zone — the area’s eco-chic properties scattered along the street that separates lush jungle from turquoise ocean — without read more…

The Most Beautiful Beaches in Tulum

Stephen Woodman

Updated: 14 November 2017

With its vibrant arts scene and world-class restaurants, Tulum has established itself as one of Mexico’s premier tourist destinations. Yet what really makes the town stand out from the crowd is its collection of incredible beaches. Blessed with powdery white sands, azure waters and looming palm trees, Tulum truly is a read more…

Tulum is a lovely Caribbean setting for Mexico?s Mayan Legacy

Impossibly idyllic with pure white sandy beaches, lapped at by the turquoise Caribbean, and atop its black and grey granite cliffs sits what once was an important Mayan seaport town.

Tulum is one of those places that will always stick with you. It has with me.

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