Cancun offers something to everyone. Families, couples and groups of friends can all be seen throughout the year. Cancun is one of the most popular Caribbean resorts and is perfect for a beach holiday. Every year, over 3 million people visit the resort and enjoy its wide range of facilities. The transfer times vary depending on where in Cancun you are staying, however none are too long. As the resort has so much for tourists such as packaged activities, it does not suit those looking for a Mexican cultural experience. Most of the accommodation in Cancun consists of large hotels offering an all-inclusive board basis. There are options for people travelling on a budget further downtown. The hotels in Cancun are very modern as are the apartments and most are owned by international companies. The beaches in Cancun are not to be missed. You will find beautiful white sands and crystal clear warm waters. The north facing coast is popular among people trying water sports, although they can be found on all beaches. There is a flag system on the beaches to warn you when you can and cannot swim.
Although Cancun has a lot to offer, it is also popular to visit other places. Isla Mujeres is a peaceful and scenic island just off the coast of Cancun. The island is very quiet making it perfect for strolling around, taking in the sights. There is a lot of art to see in the resort as well as snorkelling and diving to try. Water sports in Cancun are very popular and no holiday would be complete without trying them. You will find jet-skiing, parasailing, windsurfing, surfing, canoeing, scuba diving, snorkelling, banana boat rides, sailing and even fishing. A glass-bottomed boat will also take you around. If you prefer to stay on dry land then why not try golf. You will find golf even more enjoyable in Cancun as you will be surrounded by picturesque scenery. Many of the golf clubs are also home to spas, health clubs and restaurants as well. Lazing around on the beach or by the pool are also popular options with people who want to relax and enjoy the sunshine. Tennis and horse riding are good activities and can be enjoyed by people of all ages. There are plenty of ancient ruins for you to view as well as eco-parks. Dolphin swims and boat trips to the lagoon are always popular choices.
Many of the hotels offer brilliant a la carte menus with a wide range of cuisines available. You will find a lot of seafood available as well as Caribbean, European and Asian foods. There are few fast-food restaurants in the area and in the other restaurants, quality and quantity are key. The nightlife varies in the resort with everything from sunset cruises to hotel entertainment programmes and a number of bars and pubs to enjoy. The nightlife is like no other and you will definitely have an unforgettable experience. Bars, discos and clubs keep going until the early hours of the morning with a wide range of music on. When it comes to shopping, you will find jewellery, clothing, both designer and high street, food, crafts and artwork. Regular buses and taxis can both be found in Cancun but ensure that you agree fares beforehand.
Cancun has a typical Caribbean climate with brilliant sunny weather throughout the year. July is by far the hottest month in Cancun with temperatures being around 33 degrees. There is a rainy season in Cancun however it does not last long. January is a colder month however it is still around 22 degrees. Many people choose to come in the sinter months as the temperature is lower and much cooler. The winter months also tend to be a lot drier than the summer. There are brilliant sea breezes in Cancun and some days you will see around 8 hours of sunshine a day. Rainfall usually occurs late afternoons and evenings.