Isla Mujeres is a small paradise for snowbird vacationers. You have to visit this island, if only once in your life. There’s so much to do there. You can swim in the turquoise blue waters, stroll through Playa Norte while the ocean breeze blows past you, all while the marine life makes their presence felt.
The tropical and coastal touch to the Mayan-influenced cuisine has a seasoning that honors its ancient history. These recipes have been passed from family to family for generations. Isla Mujeres is located 8 miles from Cancun. It may be small, but it has the same big spirit all of its inhabitants have. They are the ones welcoming everyone to their home and offering stores, restaurants, ice cream parlors and historical sites. By the end, you’ll wish Isla Mujeres was so small you could bring it home on your key chain as a wonderful keepsake.
Isla Mujeres is the perfect place to fall in love. As Mayan Legend would have it, Mayan Goddess Ixchel used this island as a sanctuary. Ixchel is the goddess of fertility and love. To this very day, couples come here to experience the romantic magic available on the island. Being in Isla Mujeres is living life to its fullest—you’ll be surprised to learn how simple pure happiness can be. You’ll be amazed how quickly romance can flourish in a tropical paradise. The mesmerizing sea, precious underwater vistas with brilliantly colored fish, stingrays, sea turtles and even dolphins.
Undoubtedly, a day in Isla Mujeres is an unforgettable experience. Traversing the whole island on go-kart will give you tons of opportunities to take pictures and create unbelievable memories. Next head south, and pay your respects to Ixchel. Then head back north and relax at the gorgeous Playa Norte beach. To go from Cancun to Isla Mujeres is the summer’s ultimate trip. Isla Mujeres is the Riviera Maya’s best-kept secret. To visit Isla Mujeres is to get a sneak preview of paradise. Find out for yourself and create memories that stay with you forever.