Entries by Vanessa Vivas

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Spa Pampering

Treat yourself to a Spa morning this Christmas season. A soothing massage will do wonders for tense muscles, alleviating aches and pains and getting you in the mood for celebrating. Indulge with a luxury facial or body wrap made with the purest natural ingredients and the healing properties of herbs to cleanse and rejuvenate your […]

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In the news

A new article about Grand Residences is up on the Travel Pulse website. The author recently visited the resort and loved it. Read what she had to say: https://www.travelpulse.com/news/hotels-and-resorts/luxury-meets-tranquility-at-grand-residences-riviera-cancun.html

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Cancun flight news

In preparation for the winter season many airlines are expanding their Cancun flight networks, adding routes or extra departures. Frontier has new routes from Raleigh-Durham and Las Vegas, and Southwest Airlines from Indianapolis, Milwaukee, Pittsburgh, Raleigh-Durham and San Antonio. Canadian visitors can take advantage of WestJet’s new flights from Calgary, Saskatoon and Vancouver. Low cost […]

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Seaweed update

For those of you wondering about the seaweed that has been washing ashore from time to time along parts of the Quintana Roo coast during the summer, we are happy to report that it has disappeared and our turquoise waters have returned. The decline in the amount of sargassum is due to cooling sea temperatures […]

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CANCUN & RIVIERA MAYA EVENTS

Anniversary of the Founding of Merida, January 6 On January 6, inhabitants of Merida, state capital of Yucatan observe the anniversary of the founding of the city in 1542 by Spanish conquistador Francisco de Montejo. Observed with a procession, mass and serenade to the city, it marks the start of the month-long City Festival, a […]

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Dining under the stars

Have you ever looked up at the Mayan heavens? Gazing up at the deep blue sky ablaze with myriad stars and listening to the waves break on the shoreline makes for a magical evening, the setting for an unforgettable meal, a bottle of fine wine or champagne. On your next trip, how about organizing a […]

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Turtle News

Here is the latest news from our Grand Residences turtle guardians. Of the 37 nests registered to date for the season there are 21 nests in the corral with eggs still to hatch. Security staff have released 1,282 baby turtles so far, 511 loggerheads and 711 green turtles, and the eggs in three more nests […]

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Grand golf

The Riviera Maya is gearing up for the its sporting event of the year, the OHL Mayakoba Classic PGA tournament at the El Camaleon course from November 5 to 11. However avid golfers know that great golf is to be enjoyed year-round in the Mexican Caribbean on a collection of superb courses designed by golf […]

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Every picture tells a story

This month we take you on a photo tour of Yucatan’s twin pueblos magicos or magical towns, Valladolid and Izamal. Both rich in history and traditions, these colonial treasures are great day trip options from the Riviera Maya. If you have a picture of a special place in the Yucatan, Puerto Morelos and Grand Residences […]

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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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Cancun flight news

Mexican budget airline Viva Aerobus has announced three new weekly flights to Cancun from cities in the United States. On December 1 it will start flying the Cincinnati-Cancun route and will inaugurate two new routes: Cancun –Charlotte and Cancun-Nashville on February 16, 2019. [Source: Sipse]

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Costamed Hospital opens in Puerto Morelos

On September 27, private health care company Costamed opened a hospital in Puerto Morelos. This is the municipality’s first hospital and Costamed’s fifth, it also has hospitals in Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Mahahual and Tulum. The new Puerto Morelos facility has an ambulance station, emergency room, operating theatre, wards and laboratories, x-ray, tomography and ultrasound […]