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A Perfect Day in Izamal – Peddle, Peddle, Peddle

If you planning to vacation in the Riviera Maya, you may want to take a couple days and head over to the State of Yucatan.  Izamal is a quaint colonial town with a history of the the Maya in Pre-Columbian Times with five ruins sites in the area.  After the Spanish Inquisition, a monastery was build on top of the acropolis.  This monastery is the largest religious development second only to the Vatican.

Renting a bike is one of the easiest ways to get around.  There are two great routes people generally take, one is a little longer than the other and you can see not only the churches and Mayan ruins in the area, but visit some local artisan workshops.



Paulina is a crazy animal lover who has been living in the Riviera Maya for over 9 years. Her expertise is designing unique vacations for travelers and visitors. This comes from her desire to share her area knowledge, local restaurant secrets, and cool cultural experiences that have been a large part of her life on the coast. Paulina never sits still on her day off as she feels there is always something to see, a new beach to check out or a new restaurant to try. She loves answering questions and helping you plan your next vacation. [email protected]

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