The Autumn Equinox: 5 Ways to Celebrate

Everything you need to know about the Autumn Equinox In order to fully celebrate this time of year, first you have to understand its meaning, the changes it brings and the different activities you should try in order to fully experience the Autumn Equinox. Here, we’ll give you a brief explanation about this amazing time… [Read More]

Colorful Mexican Independence Day Traditions

Come to Mexico for Independence Day! Mexican Independence Day is coming up on September 15 and 16, and here at Sandos Hotels & Resorts we’re getting pretty excited for all the celebrations! Early September is a special time of year here in Mexico, known as Mes Patrio (meaning “Patriotic Month”). Travelers who are visiting Mexico… [Read More]

Did You Know: Riviera Maya Cenotes Are Sacred?

Explore Riviera Maya cenotes at Sandos Caracol! If you’ve ever traveled to Mexico’s Riviera Maya, you may have heard about the area’s famous cenotes. These natural phenomenons are essentially sinkholes turned into beautiful springs. But how are these breathtaking bodies of water created? The entire Yucatan Peninsula is made up mostly of porous limestone, with… [Read More]

Pack for a Purpose: Helping Mayan Communities

We handed out Pack for a Purpose items from our guests to Mayan villages! Thank you so much to our guests! Thanks to your generosity, Sandos was able to provide two local communities with colorful school supplies and a variety of household items. Last week, a small team of employees from Sandos Caracol and Sandos… [Read More]

Sandcastle Showdown Event in Playa del Carmen

A fun-filled family beach event in Playa del Carmen, Mexico! Tuesday, August 19 was International Sandcastle and Sculpture Day, and what better way to celebrate than with our very own Sandcastle Showdown! On Tuesday at Sandos Playacar Beach Experience Resort, we invited our guests down to the extensive beach area for a little bit of… [Read More]