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    • Hotels and family oriented.

      Playa del Carmen May 22, 2015 at 7:37 PM

      I am trying to help a family of 5 plan a trip for the month of July. Would like an all inclusive stay and it needs to have enough to entertain the kids also. Thanks.

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    • Parking for car rentals?

      Cancún May 12, 2015 at 10:45 AM

      How easy is it to park your rental?If we go to the malls, downtown, hotel zone, Xel-ha, Xplor, Tulum, Coba, Playa de Carmen, is there available easy parking? We are still trying to decide on a rental or public transportation.

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      Immigration process for taking my grandchildren to Cancun resort

      Cancún May 4, 2015 at 8:50 AM

      There appears to be a lot of paperwork and documents needed now to travel with children without their parents. Conflicting information from embassy and online. Has anyone recently been through Cancun airport with their grandchildren? Can you describe the requirements coming in and departing Mexico? INM Spanish documents??

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    • Which all inclusive to stay at?

      Playa del Carmen May 21, 2015 at 12:52 PM

      Help, I have been researching all inclusive resorts all day in Playa Del Carmen and I am still not sure where to stay. My husband and I are going in October. We want to be around other people and have fun, but want alone time too. We would like to stay where it is tropical and has a Caribbean flavor. We are on a budget but could probably splurge some to stay in a nice resort. We are in our early 50's so were not really into kids. We would like to go into town and if its within walking distance that would be nice, but not a requirement. My husband likes to dive and I like to snorkel. Any suggestions?

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    • How to get from airport to hotel in a middle of the night?

      Cancún May 15, 2015 at 3:26 PM

      How to get from airport to hotel in a middle of the night? I addressed this question to Imperial Las Perlas hotel where we will be staying. They do not respond. It was mention they have transportation to and from airport. We will arrive about 2am. Any suggestion what to use for transportation and how much it cost??

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    • Villa Morena

      Akumal May 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM

      Please help! Looking to book at B&B Villa Morena and was wondering if anyone heard of this place-it has wonderful reviews....going with my husband and my 19 year old daughter and 16 year old son....looks about 20 mins to Mayan Ruins in Tulum.....any thoughts would greatly be appreciated

      Thx, Rina from Phila

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    • Travelling by bus

      Cancún May 4, 2015 at 1:16 PM

      Hi All,
      My wife and I will be spending 5 days in Cancun and then on to Costa rica for our journey back home to Australia.
      Is it possible to get buses all the way,we want to explore Belize, Honduras Nicaragua before getting to Costa rica we have 28 days for this trip is it doable ?, or are the roads that bad that it could take days to get to city to city,
      Is it a safe way to travel and any idea of approximate cost for fares, we will be in the area in September.

      Thanks

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    • Cruise stop in Cozumel

      by canada5 Online Now Feb 16, 2015 at 5:42 PM

      Two Families (kids age 15 & 12), coming to Cozumel on MSC Cruise in March. Thinking of doing Thriller Jet Boat Ride. Do you recommend? I believe it is a 15 min cab ride from port. Right? How much would cab ride be? Afterwards thinking of finding a beach. Is Paradise Beach close? Is there another beach you would recommend? Thanks!!!!

      4 Answers Feb 25, 2015 at 2:50 PM
    • Renting a car for a week?

      by WanderlustLipstick89 Online Now Feb 4, 2015 at 11:15 AM

      Hi, my family and I are planning to travel to Cozumel for a week long trip. We are looking into transportation options for our stay.

      I understand there are plenty of taxis. However, we plan to make a trip around the Island of Cozumel visiting various sites including sites that are on the other side of the island which requires at least an hour commute or more.

      Many of the tours you can book cost over $100US and we think that renting a car could be a better option for us and save us money. Renting a car would allow us to travel on our own time and pay on our own terms rather then spending hideous amounts just to drive somewhere to get a tour.

      We don't plan to use the car to travel to Chichen Itza or Tulum. We will take tours to those to locations off the island.

      What we would like to know if renting a car is a good idea or not. We have heard it is super dangerous to drive in Cozumel because drivers there show no mercy. We are very nervous about getting into an accident.

      We also have questions regarding car insurance coverage in Mexico since all US policies do not cover out of the country vehicles.

      Please, we need a variety of advice and pros/cons of why or why not.

      We have already visited numerous sites as to why and why not but we are still at a stand still as to whether to depend on a taxi for everything we want to do or make it a do-it-yourself trip on the island.

      For other details that might help to answer our plea for advice, there are 4 of us which taxis may or may not charge per person and the costs will add up.

      Please, any advice from the pros and worldwide travelers!

      3 Answers Feb 5, 2015 at 5:41 AM
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      a good beach to go to for a few hours from the cruise ship

      by maggiefoss Online Now Jan 26, 2015 at 11:45 PM

      We are coming into Cozumel on a cruise ship. What would be a good beach to go to for the day (we are in port form 8am until 3 pm). we are traveling with our elderly mother, who loves to swim in the ocean. She can't really do a lot of walking around, so we are looking for something that she can enjoy with out tons of walking. Is there a good tour we should do, or would a beach be the best?

      3 Answers Jan 27, 2015 at 4:45 AM
    • Looking for name of store in Cozumel

      by CindyJ19 Online Now Dec 27, 2014 at 2:09 PM

      What is the name of the shop that carries items that change color in sunlight?

      1 Answer Dec 27, 2014 at 2:57 PM
    • Is it safe to drink alcohol in Cozumel?

      by AmandaG16 Online Now Sep 3, 2014 at 8:26 AM

      Me and my Husband are traveling to Cozumel in December.
      We heard that drinking any alcohol that is NOT in a closed bottle, to not drink it because it will
      make you really sick.

      If it's not safe to drink mixed drinks, what kind of alcohol do you drink besides beer?

      Is it safe in SR Frogs, and Hard Rock Cafe?
      Would appreciate the info :)

      8 Answers Sep 6, 2014 at 11:47 AM
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      What to do in Cozumel?

      by winniezpoo Online Now Jul 10, 2014 at 5:28 AM

      My 14 year old son and I will be here for one day...8-9 PM so we need to see the best stuff. What do you recommend?

      4 Answers Jan 16, 2015 at 8:26 AM
    • jeep rental

      by mkaste0702 Online Now Jun 29, 2014 at 10:59 AM

      is ernestos good to rent from in cozumel?

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      Hair products for wavy/curly hair?

      by EnolaKrown Online Now Mar 8, 2014 at 10:52 PM

      Hello. I will be visiting Cozumel within the next few months and want to have the right products to keep my curls tamed. When I visited Puerto Rico years back I remember the hair product I used, and that work fine here in Nebraska, felt sticky when used in the different climate. So I was wondering if there was any curly haired people out there that knew a good curl cream/hairspray (anything) that actually helped keep their curls tamed while in Cozumel and didn't get sticky?

      1 Answer Mar 23, 2014 at 9:25 PM
    • hot sauce store

      by jib123 Online Now Mar 2, 2014 at 5:50 PM

      what is the name of the store at puerta maya that sells hot sauce?

    • Tour Companies

      by cmhahn Online Now Feb 23, 2014 at 5:49 PM

      Are there any tour companies that you recommend using? Are there any that you DO NOT recommend using?
      I'm thinking of going to Chichen Itza.

      4 Answers Feb 24, 2014 at 8:00 AM
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      Going to and renting à véhicule in Cozumel

      by Jojothibo Online Now Jan 28, 2014 at 7:16 AM

      Hello
      We are thinking about passing 1 day in Cozumel.
      Renting à car is à good idea? Is it expensive?
      We are not the group tourist type... Is it à tourist trap?
      I mean, hôtels, shops, and not much to visit without being with hundreds...
      We dont scuba dive...
      Thanks
      Jo

      2 Answers Jan 28, 2014 at 12:03 PM
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      Renting and going to Cizumel

      by Jojothibo Online Now Jan 28, 2014 at 5:00 AM

      Hello
      We are travelling around Yucatán and thinking about going for 1 day on Cozumel.
      We are not the group tourist type. What´s your best advice?
      We are thinking in renting à car: in Playa del Carmen before taking the boat or when we arrive?
      Is it worth the trip? We dont go scuba diving.
      Thanks
      Jo

      2 Answers Feb 6, 2014 at 7:55 PM
    • Trip to Cozumel

      by maryann1130 Online Now Oct 17, 2013 at 4:47 AM

      planning to visit Cozumel early December, two middle age women. interested in : moderate price decent all inclusive, car rental and safety in doing so, and recommendations for week of adventure, will snorkel but not scuba . Thanks, Mary

      1 Answer Jan 13, 2015 at 5:42 PM
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      public beaches

      by acloud Online Now Aug 11, 2013 at 10:17 AM

      Cozumel is a stop on our upcoming cruise. We've been there several times and have no desire to take a tour or excursion this time. We just want the kids to play in the sand for a couple of hours. Any public beaches (read "free") near Puerta Maya that can be reached by foot? I've read all about the great all inclusive beaches, the beauties reached by cab, etc., but this time i just need a beach with some sand for the grand babies to dig in and then head back to the ship, not an all day commitment. :) Thanks for your help!

      3 Answers Aug 13, 2013 at 8:40 PM
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      How do I get my rental car from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel and back again?

      by Nikki65 Online Now Feb 10, 2012 at 1:50 PM

      I am planning a 10 day trip to Cozumel in September. We'd really like to fly into Cancun, see the ruins in Tulum, stay the night on the main land and then, take the ferry to Cozumel the next day. Then, we'd take the ferry back to Playa del Carmen at the end of our visit and drive to Cancun to fly home.

      I want to rent a car at the Cancun airport for the entirety of the trip and return it there at the end. Is this possible? I've been reading rumors that the car ferry doesn't allow rental cars and even if it did the wait times are horrible.

      Would I be better off renting a car from Cancun to Playa del Carmen, an additional car in Cozumel, and then still another car from Playa del Carmen to drive the hour back to the airport? Also, is America Car Rental a good agency?

      Thanks for any help.

      3 Answers Jan 12, 2013 at 5:36 AM
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      Gettting to Mexico City from Cozumel

      by SunnyIsle Online Now Oct 11, 2011 at 8:34 AM

      Will be cruising to Cozumel in 2012, however I am interested in adding Mexico City during that 24-hour stay. Is it possible and how, please?

      5 Answers Oct 19, 2011 at 4:57 PM
    • Shopping

      by Nanascot Online Now Sep 30, 2011 at 5:56 PM

      Does Cozumel have a ferrioni store?

      1 Answer Jan 13, 2015 at 5:42 PM
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      Shopping for jewelery in Cozumel

      by Giraffe2 Online Now Aug 10, 2011 at 1:06 PM

      We are cruising to the western Carribean next week and will be stopping in Cozumel. Where are the best places to shop for jewelry there? Also, any tips for Georgetown, Grand Cayman and Labadee, Haiti would be appreciated.

      3 Answers Jan 1, 2013 at 7:15 AM
    • Cruise tour recommendation?

      by FloKnows Online Now May 18, 2011 at 12:25 PM

      I am going to Cozumel on a cruise in June. Can anyone recommend a good off-ship tour?

      3 Answers May 18, 2011 at 6:51 PM
    • Traveling with a Baby--but Not a Car Seat

      by trademark1 Online Now Mar 8, 2011 at 8:28 AM

      We will be in Cozumel for a cruise ship stop in April 2011. We are interested in playing on the beach, but don't want to haul our car seat for a cab ride. Can anyone suggest either a safe, clean beach (or resort) within walking distance of the cruise port (we will be on Norwegian) -OR- a resort that offers transportation other than a taxi for which we would not need a car seat?

      Thank you!

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      Safety Concerns

      by colerick3 Online Now Dec 4, 2010 at 10:17 AM

      With all the problems that Mexico is encountering with the drug cartels, is it safe to travel around Cozumel?

      We are flying there the end of December.

      Thank you.

      5 Answers Dec 5, 2010 at 11:19 AM
    • hotel

      by blondeval Online Now Sep 9, 2010 at 1:49 PM

      I am going on a cruise to Cozumel in Nov. I wanted to book a hotel that was close to the cruise port. Anyone know of any great hotels close by? Thanks:)

      2 Answers Sep 4, 2013 at 5:08 AM
    • Woody's Cozumel Phone Number

      by eded Online Now Apr 30, 2010 at 5:55 AM

      Does anyone have a phone number for Woody's in Cozumel. I purchased a shirt while there and now need to get more for friends, thanks

    • Snorkeling

      by krhildy Online Now Jan 28, 2010 at 8:33 AM

      Will I need a wet suit to snorkel off the South shore of CozumelL

      7 Answers Jan 13, 2015 at 5:42 PM
    • Car Rental

      by sekcpj Online Now Jan 13, 2010 at 12:03 PM

      Can anyone tell me a good and reliable place to rent a jeep in Cozumel?

      1 Answer Jan 13, 2010 at 7:56 PM
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      Day Spa

      by Glennbrannon Online Now Aug 23, 2009 at 1:51 PM

      I'm looking for a good, but not too expensive, day spa in Cozumel. Does anyone have any recommendations? I saw one named Spa Del Sol on 5th in Cozumel. It looked good. Does anyone know it? Thank you so much!

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      how's the weather?

      by Lauz Online Now Jul 5, 2009 at 3:45 AM

      We arrive in Cozumel in two weeks time- can't wait! How's the weather at the moment? I've looked at alot of weather websites but all they say is things like "heavy rain showers" and they don't say if this means throughout the day, or just usually one heavy shower and then clear. Does anyone know?Anyone there right now? Am starting to think my holiday will be a weather washout!!

      7 Answers Aug 3, 2009 at 8:57 AM
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      boat transfer

      by Lauz Online Now Jun 19, 2009 at 12:43 PM

      We travel to Cozumel in a few weeks time. Fly into Cancun and then get a boat transfer to the island. Does anyone know how long this trip takes? I'm not the best on boats so hoping it won't take that long! Also, how is the water? usually choppy or calm? Thanks!

      3 Answers Jul 21, 2009 at 12:28 AM
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      Swine Flu Impact in Cozumel

      by 3martinilunch Online Now Apr 27, 2009 at 3:16 PM

      What is the local impact in Cozumel of the Swine Flu concerns? I have plans to visit in mid-May.

      4 Answers Apr 28, 2009 at 11:27 AM
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      How Many Ruins Can I See in 8 Hrs?

      by kookiemonster Online Now Apr 9, 2009 at 7:11 PM

      We're cruising Carnival to Cozumel in one week from today (9th April '09). Originally my bf and I were going to pay80 each to take the "cruise-ship approved" Tulum tour. However it's like an 8 hr tour just to see that one site, so that limits the time we have to see or do anything on the rest of the island.



      I've read thru many posts on here about car rental, taxi or moped on Cozumel to visit San Gervasio, ferries to Playa del Carmen where you can (quickly?) get to Tulum and Chichen Itza, and I'd like to know...Is going to Tulum, Chichen Itza and San Gervasio something we could do on our own in a 6-8 hr time span, allowing us more freedom as well saving us money?

      What is the best plan for this? Is it even possible to see all three sites, as well as maybe have some swimming and beach time? How much will those cost? Any advice is welcome. Thanks!

      6 Answers Apr 11, 2009 at 11:24 AM