BeachTraveller Archive

Things to consider when choosing an all-inclusive vacation resort

All-inclusive vacation resorts, popular in the Caribbean and other hot destinations, can be a wonderful way to have an glorious, no-stress getaway. I’ve had my own time laying on the beach of Cartagena, sipping an unlimited supply of margaritas while taking tours and enjoying good food without having to constantly dig into my pocket for money or plastic. Done well it is glorious, but like any way to travel there are some pot holes that can jar your vacation out of fantasy land. Here are some things to consider when considering the all-inclusive vacation resort. Continue reading “Things to consider when choosing an all-inclusive vacation resort” »

Caleta beach, Acapulco

Caleta Beach is among the most popular beaches in the Acapulco area in Mexico. The beach is extremely family friendly, and is a safe and fun alternative for kids, as the waves here are extremely gentle and the currents weak. The waters here is crystal clear, and the sand pristine ( although artificial ). The beach is extremely popular with tourists and locals alike, and there is no dearth to facilities here. Continue reading “Caleta beach, Acapulco” »

Dream holiday in Koh Samui villas

It was only the early 1970s that the first backpackers traveling on a coconut boat arrived on Koh Samui. For years after the island just had a few bungalows and a trickle of travelers. In the early 1990s, boats full of tourists started arriving, and since then the island has soared in popularity. Koh Samui is now the most popular island destination in Thailand and it is an oasis of natural beauty, with its white sandy beaches, dazzling corals, luscious lagoons, picturesque waterfalls, swaying coconut trees and crystal clear water. Tourism is now ahead of coconuts as the islands main industry. Continue reading “Dream holiday in Koh Samui villas” »