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Mexico Birthday Surprise: Part 2

Here is the second half of the trip as I promised to you yesterday.  Even a beach lover like myself can only lounge in the sun for so long before I need some adventure.  On my last full day in Mexico, we hopped in our rental and drove 20 minutes south to Tulum.  I have some sort of weird obsession with ancient ruins and temples when I travel so I was excited to explore the Mayan Ruins of Tulum.

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This was a huge national park with all different types of terrain from rocky cliffs to beaches and rainforest areas.  It was a mere $10 to enter and you could spend as long as you liked hiking, biking, swimming, or just relaxing.

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It’s so amazing that these structures are still standing after all of these years.  Mankind can be absolutely intriguing!

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There was definitely a mystical feeling in the air here.

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Hiking through the jungle.

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Another gorgeous view from the cliff tops.

I hope you enjoyed me sharing my little trip with you.  Where have you traveled that you loved the most?

I was wearing…

T-shirt: via Envy Boutique. Denim cut-offs: Joe’s Jeans. Bikini: Diesel. Sneakers: Puma. Sunglasses: Chanel.

Fashionably yours,

thestylishmd

Mexico Birthday Surprise: Part 1

I’m baaaaacckk!! Sorry for the short hiatus but my sweet husband surprised me and swept me off to Mexico for my birthday last week!  I was beyond excited because I hadn’t been to Mexico since spring break ’96 in Acapulco.  This trip was of a different nature, however.  I traded in partying at Senor Frogs for a relaxing on the beach and enjoying quality time with my husband.

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We travelled one hour south of Cancun to Riviera Maya, Mexico.  I’m pictured here on the north end of our resort by the natural pool.

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We stayed at the Grand Palladium Hotel & Resort.  A sprawling property with four separate hotels, multiple pools, and restaurants.

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A few pictures of the gorgeous property…

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This picture doesn’t do this pool justice which was located at the spa.

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There were a lot of iguana crossings.

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My natural habitat….

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I’m on top of the world!

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A beautiful night in Riviera Maya…..

Stay tuned for the second part of my trip tomorrow!

I was wearing….

Cover up: Target. Bikini: Delia’s. Flip-flops: Haviannas. Sunglasses: Tory Burch.

Fashionably yours,

thestylishmd