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    • Xenses- worth it?

      Cancún Jan 4, 2017 at 8:49 PM

      Is Xenses worth going to?

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    • Tour questions

      Cancún Jan 4, 2017 at 8:47 PM

      I've done so much research and now I turn to the experts---We want to zip line, ATV, snorkel, cenotes, raft in caves with stalactites and stalagmites. It seems like X-plor has all of this. We love nature. We don't care about tours with food or shows. We also want to swim with dolphins.
      If we do xplor, do we also need to do xcarat? Xelha? What combo tour should we do with xplor?
      We want to snorkel in isla-mujeres. Where can we do that? Where can we rent a golf cart there? What private beach is a must in cancun or isla-mujeres? What is unique to do at night? Thank you in advance!

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      Traveling to Cancun from Chicago with 4 month old baby- First trip with baby!

      Cancún Jan 15, 2017 at 2:45 PM

      Hi,

      My husband and I will be traveling for the first time with our 4 month old baby. We have been to Cancun before, however, never with a baby! Can you please let me know what things I should be taking with or any tips.. I am nursing the baby, We will be staying at the all inclusive Royalton Riviera Resort.

      1) I am planning on taking a stroller and carseat and baby carrier

      2) Suncreen?? I hear I can't put it on a baby - any tricks besides not taking her out until later afternoon/evening.

      3) Swim suit and flotie???or swim diaper- I was thinking about having her in a flotie with us supervising.

       4) I am assuming we can't really do any excursions or activities?

      5) any tips?

       

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      Central Historical area safe to stay?

      Mexico City Jan 10, 2017 at 5:10 AM

      My husband and I plan to stay in Mexico City in April (first visit to Mexico) and would like advice on the most interesting and safest part of the city to stay - we were thinking maybe stay in the Central Historical district? - any info 'for' or 'against' - we would be grateful.
      Also what sort of weather can we expect?
      Many thanks,

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    • Driving from San Diego

      Rosarito Dec 26, 2016 at 8:35 AM

      How safe is it to drive to roserato from San Diego? I have a 2007 Ford Focus. It would just be my husband and I we are 65 year old. I have read some travel warnings that imply it's possible to get pulled over at road stops with impersonators that rob you. I just wanted to take a day trip to rosarito and Puerto Nuevo for lobster and come home.
      I was also thinking of riding into Tijuana, but we are a little scared we could be star get because we are older. Please advise.

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    • To Tijuana for the night

      Tijuana Dec 24, 2016 at 5:53 PM

      No passport or Birth certificate. I am white. Just going for a couple of hours. Can I? What is a 20 dollar Visa?

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    • Crocodiles or Alligators?

      Cabo San Lucas Jan 3, 2017 at 3:45 PM

      Are there any crocodiles or alligators in Cabo? I'm traveling with small children and just found out that Puerto Vallarta has them. I want to avoid the issue.

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      Which phone?-stealing

      Mexico Dec 27, 2016 at 2:03 AM

      I apologize in advance if this is a stupid question. Is it safe to take my mobile with me to Mexico? I know that the word "safe" will have everyone jumping. I do actually have two phones- an old Galaxy S3 which is slow and annoying and a new LG which is fast. I am considering travelling with the old one because if it's stolen it's less of a loss, however if I need to use my phone a lot obviously the new one is way more convenient. What are the chances of my new LG getting stolen, or worse, me being held up at gunpoint somewhere...(We are travelling around for 6 weeks, from Yucatan down through Chiapas and up to Mex City)

      Thanks in advance.

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    • Airport shuttles to the Golden Zone

      by ShellyJ8 Online Now Jul 20, 2016 at 7:51 AM

      Does anyone know how to book a shuttle from the airport to the Golden Zone. I hear they are only about 75 pesos. I am trying to get my sister to the Golden Zone from the airport without having to pay the 300 pesos for a taxi.

      1 Answer Jul 20, 2016 at 8:59 AM
    • Transportation from Mazatlan Airport to Riu

      by MelR44 Online Now Feb 28, 2016 at 11:14 AM

      Just wondering what the most affordable option for a family of 5 would be to travel from Mazatlan airport to the Riu hotel? Can taxi's accommodate 5 ppl?

      1 Answer Mar 1, 2016 at 8:03 AM
    • Timeshare scam?

      by BruceeT Online Now Jan 20, 2016 at 6:42 PM

      Does anyone know about this timeshare? "Costa Marina Mazatlan"? Has anyone been scammed or ripped off by them? We may have and want to know if this place is legit... asap! Thanks.

      10 Answers Jan 22, 2016 at 11:55 AM
    • Sailboat rental in Mazatlan

      by CAmototraveler Online Now Nov 1, 2015 at 10:31 PM

      I'm looking to stay in a sailboat while on vacation in Mazatlan. HAs anyone had experience with this. I'd like to rent from a local (airbnb, verbo, homeaway style)

      And possibly charter the boat for a day or two if they're available to sail out with me.

      Thanks!
      Luke

      3 Answers Nov 3, 2015 at 6:33 AM
    • ship shrimp to the US

      by dkbowman Online Now Oct 26, 2015 at 9:11 PM

      What do you have to do to bring shrimp back to the US

      1 Answer Oct 27, 2015 at 6:51 AM
    • best transportation from airport

      by dkbowman Online Now Oct 26, 2015 at 9:09 PM

      What is the best way to get to our hotels from the airport?

      5 Answers Jan 20, 2016 at 7:28 PM
    • cost of shrimp

      by dkbowman Online Now Oct 26, 2015 at 9:07 PM

      what is the cost of shrimp?

      1 Answer Oct 27, 2015 at 8:45 AM
    • Chili Peppers Restaurant

      by Snacakes Online Now Sep 13, 2015 at 5:26 AM

      Is it possible to walk to this restaurant down the beach from the cruise port?

      1 Answer Sep 13, 2015 at 6:49 PM
    • Mazatlan Safety

      by ozzieal Online Now Aug 19, 2014 at 12:57 PM

      Am going to Mazatlan in January 15 how safe is it?

      5 Answers Jan 20, 2016 at 7:20 PM
    • Tourist Safety

      by ozzieal Online Now Aug 16, 2014 at 3:39 PM

      I have been seeing alot of travel advisory about crime in and around Mazatlan could anyone advice me on any problems they may have encountered?

      1 Answer Jan 20, 2016 at 7:24 PM
    • dipping sauce at the shrimp bucket recipe

      by susanawar Online Now Jul 4, 2014 at 6:45 PM

      wanted the recipe for the dipping sauce that comes with the breaded shrimp at the shrimp bucket in mazatlan mexico, when i first had it it was a white sauce this was the early eighties. thanks, susan awar

      1 Answer Jul 4, 2014 at 7:13 PM
    • Marina Grand scammed us!

      by EdwardDixon Online Now Jul 3, 2014 at 3:54 PM

      How can I get my money back $6150 from Marina Grand time share, we have not been able to get anywhere with them, I contacted them after we got back, because they never sent anything after the inital payment, they wanted me to mail the contract for the time share they accepted as trade, without any guarantee that they are a real time share, so I did not, since I saw that other people warned about them. They refused to give our money back, & never responded to any e-mails, Thanks for your sugestions. ED

    • several questions

      by BriGuy1952 Online Now May 28, 2014 at 9:21 AM

      My partner and I are bound for Mazatlan next year and I had a few questions. Wondering if anyone can help out.

      -I understand that outside of major hotels the water is not safe to drink. Also, that it is quite common to have stomach issues from eating salads etc. My question is how long does this last? Do you eventually get accustom to eating anything you want?

      -If you employ a real estate agent to help you find accommodations to rent does the renter pay the agent or does the landlord?

      -

      2 Answers May 28, 2014 at 3:29 PM
    • bargaining

      by BriGuy1952 Online Now May 27, 2014 at 5:03 AM

      Is there a custom of bargaining over prices in Mazatlan?

      4 Answers May 27, 2014 at 12:29 PM
    • things to see

      by coolgirl1234567890 Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 9:17 AM

      what do u people think i shoud see

      3 Answers Apr 1, 2014 at 1:34 PM
    • Whale watching

      by southboundgal Online Now Feb 27, 2014 at 5:01 PM

      WE will be there from March 7 - 21. Will there still be whales and which tour company is the best for up close and eco friendly?

      3 Answers Mar 3, 2014 at 10:41 PM
    • Planning on renting a van, wanting to know about gas prices.

      by CaseAnders Online Now Jan 2, 2014 at 10:31 PM

      Planning a trip this next year and wanting to rent a van for our family of 6.
      Does anyone know how much the daily cost in USD it would be to rent a van, roughly?
      And does anyone know how much gas prices are currently in the Mazatlan area?
      Thank you!

      2 Answers Jan 3, 2014 at 8:22 AM
    • New Years 2014

      by Oblinskic Online Now Dec 29, 2013 at 4:49 PM

      Where should we go for lots of dancing, younger crowd preferred for New Years in Mazatlan?

    • Places to see

      by lkenny Online Now Nov 28, 2013 at 5:42 AM

      Hi everyone, my husband and I are travelling to Mazatlan in March. We have been there before but stayed pretty much around the Malacon and Muchado with one or two days on Stone Island. This time we would like to be a little more adventurous so would love some input on what we should see. We are also interested in travelling around the area may 1-3 hours away from Mazatlan (providing we can get there with public transport). We will be grateful for any input.
      Thanks in advance

      2 Answers Sep 4, 2014 at 8:41 PM
    • RIU EMERALD BAY - HOW BUSY WILL IT BE FROM DEC 17TH - DEC 24TH

      by rvalela2001 Online Now Oct 8, 2013 at 9:34 AM

      My husband and I are traveling to Mazatlan Mexico for a one week vacation this December and after reading some reviews it seems as though a lot of the local Mexicans come and stay at the hotel from Fridays - Sundays and really make it loud and noisy. I was wondering if anyone has been there in December and since it is closer to Christmas will there be less locals there and more tourists? Any info would be greatly appreciated.

    • Looking for dentists

      by ace2lefty1 Online Now Jul 31, 2013 at 4:19 AM

      Looking for a few names of dentists who specialize in dental implants would consider coming to Mazatlan for what people refer to as a dental holiday

      1 Answer Aug 15, 2013 at 9:35 AM
    • Driving

      by Pammiller1 Online Now Jul 10, 2013 at 10:29 AM

      How far is it from rt 15 to villas ranchero using rt 5?

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      hello i have a bit of a question

      by JakeG Online Now May 24, 2013 at 3:28 PM

      hello i am 16. we are coming to mazatlan soon for 5 days. what are some things that i shouldnt miss on this fun trip?
      ive never been to mazatlan myself and id really apreciate some tips.

      2 Answers May 26, 2013 at 9:04 AM
    • Automated Bank Machines

      by MadMax8350 Online Now Apr 27, 2011 at 8:08 PM

      At the Royal Villas Resort in Mazatlan, is there an automated bank machine or will I have to leave the resort to find a bank or automated bank machine?

      2 Answers Apr 29, 2011 at 3:23 AM
    • golf partners in Club Campestre Mazatlan

      by carodecale Online Now Jan 15, 2011 at 7:10 AM

      Hello
      I will be in Mazatlan for 1 month with my wife and I am hoping to play at the Golf Campestre, I am staying in the Golden Zone; anyone planning to go between Feb 10 to March 10 as my wife does not play? Thank you

      2 Answers Jan 16, 2011 at 8:30 AM
    • Looking for inexpensive place to stay in Mazatlan

      by jmcs1 Online Now Nov 24, 2010 at 10:33 AM

      I am looking for something along the lines of a Bed and Breakfast place in Mazatlan. Any suggestions? What I would really like is room and board in a Mexican home for one month.

      3 Answers Nov 25, 2010 at 8:36 PM
    • Is it safe to travel to Mazatlan?

      by oceanmmi Online Now Jul 29, 2010 at 11:55 AM

      My husband and I are planning our first trip to Mexico in November, specifically to Mazatlan(El Cid El Moro Hotel). I went to the US travel site and there were warnings posted on traveling to that area. I am wondering if it is still OK to travel to Mazatlan and I would like recent reviews if anyones traveled there recently. Thanks!

      9 Answers Mar 4, 2011 at 4:04 PM
    • Mazatlan-best fabric for clothing during day in wintertime

      by 4icur12c Online Now Jun 29, 2010 at 4:03 AM

      During the day, which are the best choices...
      silk, cotton or there's one other, maybe acetate?
      material but it's light also? I know cotton can
      feel hot, but thinking maybe silk would be not warm
      enough? I don't wear much polyester.

      1 Answer Jun 29, 2010 at 3:42 PM
    • Short term parking in Mazatlan

      by grappa135 Online Now Jun 23, 2010 at 9:16 AM

      I would like to know if there is any secure short term ( 3-6) day parking available near the Mazatlan (for La Paz) ferry terminal ?

      thanks
      grappa135

    • gus gus shrimp

      by upperdeck Online Now Jun 12, 2010 at 9:17 AM

      does any one know what the cheese is in th gus gus shrimp at the gus gus restaurant. the dish is made with shrimp, bacon and stuffed with cheese. loved the dish and want recreate it at home. thanks upperdeck

      2 Answers Jun 14, 2010 at 7:58 PM