Marriott Cancun Resort: Hotel Review with Photos

Marriott Cancun Resort: Hotel Review with Photos

By State, International Travel, Mexico
My wife and I planned the perfect summer vacation for two. We wanted to celebrate our second wedding anniversary with an international trip. Since my wife had never been out of the country, we got her passport and booked a trip to Cancun, Mexico. We used our Marriott Rewards points to book three nights at the Marriott Cancun Resort. From the moment we arrived, we knew we had picked a great hotel. The staff was friendly, the view from our balcony was amazing, and the location was nearby everything we needed. Here's an overview of what you can expect when you book your stay at the Marriott Cancun Resort. Transportation from the Airport to the Cancun Resort When it comes to travel, one of the many questions you need answered…
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Chichen Itza: What to Expect at the Mayan Ruins

Chichen Itza: What to Expect at the Mayan Ruins

By State, International Travel, Mexico
I didn't realize that a trip to Cancun, Mexico, took me within a couple-hour drive to one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World. Chichen Itza was a large city built and populated by the Maya people from roughly 600 to 1200 A.D. The architecture is amazing - and to think they didn't have the big construction cranes and vehicles we have today. If your travel plans take you to Cancun, a visit to Chichen Itza is a must. You can either take a day-long guided tour from Cancun to the Mayan ruins, or travel there on your own and explore at your own pace. If you're not familiar with international travel, learn more about it to make sure you're ready to head abroad. Either way, here's a rundown…
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International Travel: 7 Things You Should Know Before You Leave Home

International Travel: 7 Things You Should Know Before You Leave Home

Europe, International Travel, Mexico, Travel Tips
Planning a vacation out of the country can be stressful. There are a lot of questions about passports, electricity, money, safety and more. I've traveled to France, Czech Republic, Mexico and Canada. With international travel, I learn a little more each time I head abroad. I've compiled a list of a few things you need to think about before you travel abroad. Passport, Visas and More International travel is synonymous with a passport, but there are a few things you may not have thought about. If your passport expires within six months of traveling abroad, get a new one beforehand. You may encounter issues at the airport or in your destination country if your passport expiration date is too close to your travel itinerary. It's better to be safe than…
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