Entries by Vanessa Vivas

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September Spa Morning

Set aside some time this month for a Spa morning at Grand Residences. Here are some recommendations for you to try. Why not begin your morning with a Hot Stone Massage? Inspired by an ancient Native American healing ritual, it is relaxing and therapeutic. It boosts your circulation, calms, decongests and cleanses the body, giving […]

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Kids Club

From party piñatas and guacamole, music and dance to lotería, Spanish classes, arts and crafts, your children will have a taste of Mexico this month at the Kids Club. The fun program of daily activities includes games and workshops with a Mexican flavor. They’ll enjoy themselves so much they won’t want to leave!

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Every picture tells a story

This month we celebrate the beauty of Mexico starting here in the Mexican Caribbean and stretching the length and breadth of the country. Be sure to follow Grand Residences on Instagram @grandresidences to see more pictures from your home in paradise. If you have a picture of Grand Residences, Puerto Morelos or a special place […]

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Spread the Word about Grand Residences

If you enjoy telling your friends, relatives and associates about Grand Residences and showing them photos of your home in paradise, why not help spread the word by participating in the Grand Residences Referral Program? We want your referrals to discover the Grand Residences luxury vacation experience for themselves and we are willing to offer […]

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Incredible September travel experiences

Want to go exploring this month? Here are three incredible September travel experiences to discover in the Mexican Caribbean and Yucatan.   Rio Secreto Explore the Mayan underworld. Deep in the limestone rock lies a labyrinth of caves and cenotes that the ancient Maya believed were doorways to the realm of the gods. In the […]

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Puerto Morelos coral project goes to Akumal

The National Fisheries Institute Research Center (INAPESCA-CRIAP) in Puerto Morelos is raising corals to be transplanted on reefs that have been damaged by storms or human activity and to replenish disappearing coral colonies. Biologists working at the center recently planted more than 3,500 fragments of elkhorn and staghorn coral and other stony corals on reefs […]

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CANCUN, RIVIERA MAYA & YUCATAN EVENTS

Xplor Bravest Race, Xplor Park, September 22 Competitors face a new course this year with more than 40 obstacles and challenges. Fiesta del Cristo de Las Ampollas, September 27, Merida The patron saint of Merida is honored with masses, pilgrimages, processions and traditional dances. Restaurant Weeks, Merida, Cancun, Playa del Carmen, beginning of October   […]

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Salsa Night

Star-studded Mayan heavens, a Riviera Maya breeze and the tropical island beat, join us for Salsa Night on the pool deck on Thursdays. Dance the night away to music played by our Latin trio Salsa con V. From 6:30 p.m.    For more musical evenings, there’s jazz on Tuesdays and Fridays at Heaven Grill and a […]

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Dish of the month

Have you tried the Dish of the Month in Flor de Canela? Every month the Chef selects a different dish from all over Mexico to offer as a special. This month it is Pescado a la Talla, a tasty recipe from the Pacific coast of grilled fish in a guajillo chili marinade. Why not order […]

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Argentinian Grill

The meat lovers among you will want to try the Argentinian Grill, one of the tempting theme nights in store during the week.     Start off with freshly made empanadas or turnovers with a meat, mushroom, caprese or Mediterranean filling. For your main course order succulent Wagyu beef grilled to perfection or the catch of the […]

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Every picture tells a story

This month we showcase five unforgettable experiences to enjoy during a Mexican Caribbean summer. Swim in crystal-clear cenotes in the depths of Riviera Maya caves.  Visit the islands of Isla Mujeres and Holbox. Climb the Nohoch Mul pyramid and gaze out over the jungle in Coba. Go for a sunset cruise and swim with the […]

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Spread the Word about Grand Residences

If you enjoy telling your friends, relatives and associates about Grand Residences and showing them photos of your home in paradise, why not help spread the word by participating in the Grand Residences Referral Program? We want your referrals to discover the Grand Residences luxury vacation experience for themselves and we are willing to offer […]

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Face to face with the whale sharks

A reminder that if you are here this summer and are looking for nature adventures, you have the chance to face to face with the world’s largest fish, the whale shark, in an unforgettable encounter with true gentle giants.     These beautiful creatures gather to feast on plankton and fish roe in the Mexican Caribbean during […]

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Cancun flight news

In good news for Canadian visitors, Air Canada is offering a new flight from Quebec City to Cancun for the winter season. It will be available from December 21 to April 11, 2020. Sunwing will also be adding a weekly flight from Waterloo International Airport in Ontario to Cancun starting December 18 to April 8, […]

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CANCUN, RIVIERA MAYA & YUCATAN EVENTS

Mexican Independence, September 15 &16 Mexico celebrates the anniversary of its Independence from Spain with delicious food, music and colorful festivities the night of September 15 and processions on September 16.   Xplor Bravest Race, Xplor Park, September 22 Competitors face a new course this year with more than 40 obstacles and challenges.  Fiesta del Cristo […]

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Land sale

Grand Residences would like to give you an update on the plot of land next to the resort. It has been sold and the new owner is a Canadian company, which has development plans for a luxury all-inclusive hotel on the site.