Nov
17

Sue’s Reviews

Location: Riveria Maya, Mexico Hotel: Ocean Turquesa Date Visited: November 7-14, 2010 (one week stay) Price Paid: $688 + tax (booked 4 weeks before) Room#: 17304  This room had an ocean view and was a good location to the beach, pool, bar and pool-side restaurant.     Room was very spacious.  Showers had plenty of hot water and excellent water pressure.    All rooms were located… Continue reading »

Nov
17

Lee’s Scuba Reviews

Location: Mayan Riveria, Mexico Dive Shop: Dive it!  Ocean Turquesa  $50.00 per dive with your own equipment.  Very small dive boat at this shop.  Excellent dive shop, with a great dive master who speaks excellent English. Dive Site: Reef right in front of the Ocean Turquesa Resort.  It is a protected National Park and there… Continue reading »

Nov
17

Sue’s Suitcase Suggestion #3

Identify your luggage!  Tie a distinctive ribbon on the handle of your suitcase to make identification simple as those hundreds of bags round the carousel.

Nov
17

Sue’s Travel Tips #4

Get travel insurance.   Nobody thinks they are going to need it, but rest assured unexpected things can happen.  Check your employment benefits, you may already be covered.  Also some credits cards include travel insurance, but be sure to read the small print.  Often the credit card insurance is for emergency medical situations only, and will… Continue reading »

Nov
17

Sue’s Travel Tips #2

Keep a pen handy on the plane.  You are going to need it to fill out declaration papers, tourist cards, etc.

Nov
17

Sue’s Travel Tips #1

Usually on charter flights, you will be supplied with a warm clean-up cloth or wipe.  Save it until just before your meal is served to clean your hands and then use it to wipe down your meal tray.