According to Mexico’s tourism website, Visitmexico.com, “The Riviera Maya extends along the Caribbean coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula from Puerto Morelos to the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve…the Riviera Maya is home to some of the most stunningly beautiful beaches in all of Mexico with expansive stretches of powdery white sand lapped by the clear turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.” Sign. Us. Up. Here are 8 reasons why the Mayan Riviera should be your next travel destination, just in case you need some convincing.

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