The 2012 Sprint Triathlon Riviera Maya was held on May 13. The natural terrain of Hacienda Tres Rios makes it a perfect location for a sporting event of this kind. 270 of Mexico’s most accomplished athletes participated in a 750 meter swim, a 20 kilometer bike ride and a 5 kilometer run.
The Sacred Mayan Journey will take place at Xcaret on May 17-19, 2012 for the 6th consecutive year. This event recreates one of the most sacred traditions of the ancient Mayan culture; the yearly pilgrimage to the island of Cozumel to worship the goddess Ixchel. Men and women brave the Caribbean waters in canoes during this strenuous, life-threatening journey.
Your vacation is your special time with your family and/or friends. This time is precious, and in addition, it cost you a lot of money! Have you ever gotten home from a trip and realized most of your pictures weren’t very good? Are they out of focus, taken from too far away, too dark? Well before your next trip, study these tips from the experts, Kodak, and then practice a bit before you head for Cancun, the Riviera Maya, or Playa del Carmen!
Have you ever heard of Xel-Ha? Xel-Ha is an eco-archaeological park near Playa del Carmen, where nature and Mayan culture can be admired in all their richness. The most beautiful part of Xel-Ha is the river of clear, fresh water and the huge lagoon where it joins with the sea. These two areas […]
The most anticipated sporting event of the year, the Sprint Triathlon 2012, will take place on May 13, and Hacienda Tres Rios will host this exciting competition.
Looking for something fun to do during your vacation in Cancun, Playa del Carmen or the Riviera Maya? Crococun Zoo is a great place to visit for an hour or two.
On Wednesday Hacienda Tres Rios was invited to witness a turtle release at Xcaret. The park is dedicated to preserving the flora and fauna of the Riviera Maya. For this particular program green or white sea turtles are raised in the park until they are 15 months old and then they are then released into the Caribbean Sea, their natural habitat. Visitors and local school children can witness and even participate in this heartwarming process.
The rise of the Mayan culture took place between 200 and 800 AD. Architectural innovations of the period include pyramids, temples and ceremonial centers. Creators of the only known fully developed written language of the pre-Columbian Americas who made incredible advances in mathematics, astrology, and art, the Mayan legacy is alive with tradition, history and scientific progress.
If you are looking for adventure in the Riviera Maya, spend a day at Xplor, an adventure park located just south of Playa del Carmen. Recently, Hacienda Tres Rios, along with other bloggers and Tweeps from the area, was invited to get to know Xplor and help promote the contest they are holding in Mexico […]
The Chameleon Mayakoba is an exclusive design by renowned golfer Greg Norman located in the luxury resort, Fairmont Mayakoba. This 18 hole, par 72 course is located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, just 45 minutes south of Cancun and just 6.4 km (19 minutes) from Hacienda Tres Rios. We have special packages available specifically […]