Take a plunge off Mexico's Caribbean coastline and marvel at the coral and plants that have been popular with divers since the 1960s. Trek inland and visit Mayan ruins immersed in ancient forests. Stop briefly at the popular sites in Uxmal and Tulum, but stay as long as you like at the lesser-known monuments that are off the beaten path. Footprintfocus Cancn & Yucatn Peninsula provides thorough coverage of the area, with detailed information on everything from flamingo feeding grounds to beach resorts in Cancn. Includes Background section with fascinating insights into the history of the peninsula.
Essentials section with practical advice on getting there and around. Highlights map so you know what not to miss. Comprehensive listings including where to eat, sleep, and have fun. Detailed street maps for Cancn, Campeche and other important towns and sights. Slim enough to fit in your pocket.Loaded with advice and information, this concise Footprintfocus guide will help you get the most out of the Yucatn Peninsula without weighing you down.The content of Footprintfocus Cancn & Yucatn Peninsula guide has been extracted from Footprint's Mexico Handbook.
Richard Arghiris first visited Latin America in 2003, when he travelled between the capitals of Mexico and Panam. Richard has since become a regular visitor to the Americas, writing and researching content for guidebooks, magazines, newspapers and websites. Richard has lived and worked in Amsterdam, Brighton, London and at sea. Aside from Latin America, he has travelled widely in Europe and the United States, and is currently based in London where he works as an author and freelance journalist and is on the road whenever it calls. Check out Richard's blog from Nicaragua, unseenamericas.com.