May Was Vacation Time #pictures #video

If you follow me on Instagram, you may of seen me posting a few vacation pictures. Larry and I took off earlier this month, to a favourite spot of ours, Mexico. Specifically, The Finest Resort in Playa Mujeres. Traveling to Mexico is so relaxing. When your vacation includes the ocean, life is … [Read more...]

I’m Back From Christmas Holidays

Our Resorts Christmas Tree - The Finest Playa Mujeres What a fabulous two weeks I've had! In case you didn't notice, I took a break for Christmas. (I hope someone missed me!) However, I'm back now, although feeling a little lazy. It's time to get back into the groove and organize myself. … [Read more...]

Suzhou, China May Just Be Your Trip Of A Lifetime – Sweepstakes Announcement

At one time or another, we all dream about that trip of a lifetime. That one vacation that explores unknown places and provides adventure in a country many miles away. When I was younger, I'd look at a map and wonder. So many countries and so many … [Read more...]

A Little About My Vacation To The Finest – The Kids Area & My Thoughts @excellencegroup

To wrap up my series of posts on the Finest, I wanted to let you in on what's available for your children. Well first, at anytime you may see one of many characters wandering around. Perhaps Franklin the turtle, Spider-Man or the Mario Brothers. You may even see some pirates fighting it out on … [Read more...]

A Little About My Vacation To The Finest – The Food @excellencegroup

Here we go! Food is mega important to me on vacation. I want quality and availability. At this resort, there are 9 restaurants featuring a variety of food. Some require "dressing" for dinner and some are more casual. No reservations necessary! There is 24hr room service included and an awesome … [Read more...]

A Little About My Vacation To The Finest – The Beach @excellencegroup

One thing I look forward to when I vacation is laying in the sunshine on the beach. I want nice sand and beautiful water as well as shady areas and ocean breeze. This beach pulls it off. It's quite a wid, white and kept clean. The water is clear and great for kids and adults alike. The Excellence … [Read more...]

A Little About My Vacation To The Finest – The Resort @excellencegroup

April 24th was my 33rd wedding anniversary. Normally, we never get away over our Anniversary. It's always before or after. Usually, we visit the Riviera Maya side and stay at an adults only. So, we changed it up and headed to Playa Mujeres and stayed at a family resort. I have to say, before … [Read more...]

Hi Ho Hi Ho Off To The Beach I Go

Picture found on Facebook Okay, okay! I know I just annoyed a bunch of you. My bad. Sorry, not sorry. I'm just super excited! I'm heading on vacation!! Yes, indeed. It's my anniversary in a few days (our 33rd). Even though we've been on many vacations, somehow, we never end up there on our … [Read more...]

Holiday Bucket List? Why Not Try St. Kitts?

This post brought to you by St. Kitts Marriott Resort & Royal Beach Casino. All opinions are 100% mine. My husband and I love a warm, luxuriating beach vacation as you know. We've been to a few of the popular Caribbean spots and had a blast. What about St. Kitts though and where exactly is … [Read more...]

Pictures @THEROYALPdC An Overall View #2014 #Vacation

Over the last week, I've been publishing bitsnbites about The Royal in Playa del Carmen. A little about the room, a little about the food, some towel art and a wonderful beach waitress. I thought to sum up my vacation, I'd simply post some pictures. I've set it up as a slideshow to give you … [Read more...]

Pelicanos And More @THEROYALPdC #2014 #Vacation #Food

In my opinion, Pelicanos is the place for breakfast and lunch at The Royal in Playa del Carmen. Of course, everyone has different tastes and so The Royal provides a number of choices to satisfy your hunger. For me though, it's Pelicanos. Right on the beach. Wonderful food, wonderful staff and the … [Read more...]

Towel Art @THEROYALPdC #2014 #Vacation

What a pleasure it is to get up in the morning and not have to worry about making my bed or tidying up. Now that's what vacation is all about. (and the food of course but that's another story) The Royal has wonderful maid service that visits your room not once but twice a day. In the morning … [Read more...]