Photo by Tanja Cotoaga

Explore eco-parks, Mayan pyramids, hidden beaches, and funky beach towns

Mexico’s Riviera Maya is a long corridor where couples can discover some of the country’s best eco-parks, the quietest beaches, and the most enchanting tropical cenotes. In between all the Instagram-perfect beaches and experiences, whisk yourselves back to a charming boutique hotel or a big all-inclusive resort in Playa del Carmen, a funky beach town considered by some to be the more chill, laid-back sibling of Cancun.