As the gateway to the Riviera Maya, Cancun is a thriving beach community and Mexico’s most popular tourist destination. In stunning full color, Fodor's Cancun and the Riviera Maya illustrates the best beaches, resorts, restaurants, and activities in the region, including Cozumel and the Yucatan.Expanded Coverage: Curated content for the Yucatan Peninsula as well as the best new hotels and restaurants have been added. This new edition also features expanded beach coverage, with "Best For" rankings that help travelers choose the perfect beach. Illustrated Features: Magazine-style, full-color features bring the astounding architectural ruins of Chichen Itza to life. Enjoy some of the region’s more indulgent pleasures as you expand your Tequila and Mezcal vocabulary or peruse the menus of the area’s best spas. and dive into a scuba and snorkeling feature that reveals waters so clear you can see puffy white clouds in the sky even when you’re submerged 20 feet under. Indispensable Trip Planning Tools: It's easy to plan a vacation for any interest using the guide's Top Experiences and Great Itineraries sections; Best Beaches lists; maps that locate Cancun’s hottest nightclubs; and tips for families, weddings, and honeymoons.. Discerning Recommendations: Fodor’s Cancun and the Riviera Maya offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor’s Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. “Word of Mouth” quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights. Tripadvisor Reviews: Our experts’ hotel selections are reinforced by the latest customer feedback from Tripadvisor. Travelers can book their stay with confidence, as only the best properties make the cut.