El Cid Timeshare Explores History & Architecture in Mazatlán

Feb 4, 2015 by

El Cid Timeshare highlights architecture in Mazatlan

El Cid Timeshare offers travelers a true experience of luxury during their vacations. Every traveler who plans their visit at one of these decadent resorts is treated to top of the line accommodations and amenities, along with some of the best customer service in the business. During the winter season, visiting Mexico is one of the most popular tourist destinations, but many travelers might be wondering why this is so. Here are just a few reasons why you should plan a vacation here.

The truth that many travelers will find out during their visit is that this area offers an abundance of amazing things to do, especially spending time learning more about the history found here. El Cid Timeshare shares Museo Arqueologia as an art-lover’s paradise. Visitors get the chance to explore exhibits that feature information about the culture as well as the history of Sinaloa (Mazatlán’s state) along with the famous pottery they are known for.

For all those hoping for an amazing activity choice during their trip that won’t break the bank, El Cid Timeshare recommends simply walking around popular areas of town and simply spending the day sightseeing. Visitors are treated to all types of sights, but some of the best are the historical buildings, including the famous Immaculate Conception Cathedral. This is one of the most popular landmarks in the area, and travelers share a camera is a must for capturing this impressive and unique structure.

El Cid Timeshare knows the warm weather, exciting activities and of course, amazing atmosphere full of local color, culture and history are just a few of the reasons why travelers love spending time in Mazatlán so much. El Cid Timeshare shares that this area offers a lot of opportunities for deals and savings, so start planning your trip today in order to find some of these great discounts being offered.

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El Cid Timeshare Reveals Best Beaches in Mazatlán

Jan 14, 2015 by

El Cid Timeshare suggests best beaches in Mazatlan

El Cid Timeshare knows many people out there are hoping to get out of the cold for a few sunshine filled days during their winter vacation. Nothing is worse than waking up to continuous cold weather and snow when all you are missing is the sunshine. But as far as this year’s winter trip is concerned, El Cid Timeshare has got you covered when it comes to an excellent recommendation for fun in the sun. Head down to Mexico to enjoy one of the many beaches in the country, particularly Mazatlán, which is home to some of the best beaches in the world. Here are some of our favorites to spend time at.

  1. Surfer’s Paradise: For all those out there in love with the famous sport, there are quite a few beaches in the area that are home to some amazing waves. El Cid Timeshare reveals that Playa Olas Altas translates into beach of the big waves, so come here for the best surf.
  2. Romantic: For all those hoping to get away from the crowds and enjoy some quality alone time, one of the less visited but still popular beaches near Mazatlán happens to be Playa Norte. This clean beach area is home to some of El Cid Timeshare top choices for restaurants, especially fresh seafood. For a romantic dinner, invite your loved one to dine on shrimp, lobster and more.
  3. All Purpose: Playa Los Pinos is located nearby the Fisherman’s monument, and this spot is great for many reasons. Whether beginning surfers hoping to start out with the smaller stuff, swimmers who might be intimidated by tall waves or even just those who want to lounge on the beach and relax. You can even wade out in the water, cast a line and fish—you might catch something good!

El Cid Timeshare knows no matter what beach you visit in Mexico, you won’t be disappointed.

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El Cid Timeshare highlights the Mazatlan Festival of Lights

Nov 25, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare would like to introduce or re-introduce to visitors a fun festival that brings the entire town down to the beach to witness.  The festival of lights, which occurs the evening the Pacifico Marathon concludes, is a fun filled and exciting evening.  The 30 plus kilometer Mazatlan Malecon turns into the viewing stage where attendees are treated to a stunning lightshow, as thousands of fireworks light up the night sky.  Fireworks over the Pacific Ocean really provide a perfect setting and scene for this festival and the venue is one of the reasons so many visitors of residents love it so much.

El Cid Timeshare knows that families and couples are always looking for fun exciting activities to experience while enjoying a vacation.  This festival is one that truly should not be missed, the setting alone; the Malecon is truly magical.  The Festival of lights is planned after the annual Grand Pacifica Marathon concludes.  Runners will race through the streets and along the Malecon and upon concluding the party will end with the firework display of the year going off.  El Cid Timeshare knows that not everyone is a marathon runner, but fireworks are certainly a crowd favorite.

November is truly one of the best months to visit Mazatlan, several fun activities occur during this month, as it officially kicks off the busiest season for visitors.  From golf events, marathons, Mazatlan, (and Mexico) really puts on a series of fun events in November as visitors head down to escape the cold and tour paradise before returning north to the harsh winters of North America.  Mazatlan is always offering up a fun exciting activity to please every traveler during his or her vacation.

Festival of Lights in Mazatlan

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Mazatlan’s Independence Day Celebrations Revealed by El Cid Timeshare

Oct 21, 2014 by

The Independence Day Celebration was a great success.

The Independence Day Celebration was a great success.

El Cid Timeshare knows that when visitor’s traveler to amazing destinations like Mazatlán, they want to truly immerse themselves in the culture of the city. They can do this by getting involved in the many amazing events, festivals, and celebrations that go on throughout the year, and in Mazatlán, these events are always abundant. Last month, one of the most thrilling events to celebrate was Mexican Independence day and in Mazatlán, the celebrations were absolutely outstanding. For those who were unable to attend these thrilling celebrations, El Cid Timeshare shares some of the highlights.

There were three days of celebrations going on in Mazatlán for Independence Day. The first day was brought to life with a concert that showcased high end pieces. This concert was held at the Angela Peralta Theater, one of the best known sites in Mazatlán. On the second day, there was an array of entertainment being offered in the Plaza Republica. There were dancers, clowns, musicians, and other performers that brought thrills to the attendants. These performances all showcased how devoted the city is to art.

The final day of celebrations showcased a parade. Bands, military men and women, kids in costumes, and a number of other participants made up this 3000 person parade. It was a site to thrill all the on lookers and El Cid Vacations Club knows that it was the perfect way to end the celebration.

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Enjoy a Great Drink at the Macondo Ocean Deck Bar Recommeded by El Cid Timeshare

Sep 10, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare encourages visitors to enjoy the Macondo Ocean Deck Bar

Enjoy a drink at the the Macondo Ocean Deck Bar while staying at the Hotel Marina El Cid Spa and Beach Resort.

Travelers who are lucky enough to be spending their upcoming fall vacations at the Marina El Cid Spa and Beach Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico are sure to enjoy the time that they spend there. They can enjoy one of the fantastic new resort suites as well as bask in the beautiful Caribbean weather and scenery. This resort offers the best in relaxation, and now with the new and very popular Macondo Ocean Deck Bar, it offers an even greater chance for travelers to have the perfect vacation experience.

El Cid Timeshare knows that having great extras on a vacation is always something that makes the experience even greater and creates wonderful vacation memories. The new Macondo Ocean Deck bar at the resort is one of the best ways for visitors to add a bit of extra enjoyment to their trip. The bar is sleek and sophisticated and offers a gre3at space to stop and enjoy a great drink. Weather you want a delicious cocktail or an international beverage, you can get it at the Macondo.

If you really want to enjoy this bar to the fullest, you do not actually have to stay inside the bar. You can enjoy the same delicious treats and the amazing service that the bar offers even when you are not inside. Sit by the pool or on the sundeck enjoying the weather and sun and the friendly staff will bring you your order with a smile. El Cid Timesare knows that it will be a great addition to your Riviera Maya trip,  so make sure to visit the Macondo when you are at the resort.

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El Cid Timeshare Reveals Benefits of a Cancun Wedding

Aug 25, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare knows that many people are deciding where exactly they should have their wedding. The usual location for a wedding is either the hometown of the couple, or where they currently live. While this seems to make sense, there is a new trend that has been occurring. For those who are planning their wedding this year, make sure you think about all of the benefits that a destination wedding has.

One of the main reasons why people do not have a destination wedding is because the couple does not want to make their friends and family fly long distances for the special occasion. However, Cancun, Mexico is the ideal place for people to hold a wedding and can actually be beneficial for guests as well. When guests fly to Cancun for a wedding, they are able to take this opportunity to have a vacation of their own.

El Cid Timeshare says that when people have their wedding in Cancun, they also can have their honeymoon there as well. In fact, “USA Today Travel” has announced that Cancun is one of the premier destinations to have a honeymoon at. Instead of waiting several days after the wedding to go on the honeymoon, they can immediately start the celebration once the reception is over. Newlywed couples can enjoy the wide variety of attractions that are offered in the city. Not only are they able to relax and enjoy the beautiful beaches and crystal clear water, but they can take a tour of the city or enjoy some delicious local cuisine.

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El Cid Timeshare Highlights a Delicious Meal at Trattoria D’Gulio

Aug 4, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare Highlights a Delicious Meal at Trattoria D’Gulio

El Cid Timeshare Highlights a Delicious Meal at Trattoria D’Gulio

El Cid Timeshare states that when going on vacation, many people want to enjoy different types of delectable cuisines that can be found all throughout the world. While staying at the stunning Riviera Maya property, guests can dine on a delicious meal that they will surely love. Not only does the Riviera Maya Resort restaurant offer tasty brick-oven pizzas and other Italian cuisine, but there is a relaxing atmosphere that offers soothing opera music floating throughout the space.

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El Cid Timeshare Highlights Charming Towns in Mazatlán

Jul 22, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare states that Mazatlán has much to offer its guests. There are a plethora of stunning attractions and exhibits that visitors will find truly fascinating. Some of these attractions include the aquarium, water activities, the pristine beaches, the Angela Peralta Theater, and many other historical sites. Another great way to experience Mazatlán is by touring all of the picturesque towns that are in the area. Each town has something unique and exciting to show people and guests will be absolutely in awe of how beautiful the towns are. These are some of the top towns to check out when visiting Mazatlán.

  • El Quelite: This town is located about half an hour north of Mazatlán and offers a well-kept historic culture. When visiting this town, guests will be able to appreciate the ancient customs that the native people abide by, as well as the original architecture that dates back to old rural Mexico. Visitors are able to view this town by a walking tour, or while riding a horse or donkey.
  • El Rosario: Some of the most notable attractions in the town of El Rosario date back to the 17th century and there is some stunning architecture to prove it. A baroque temple, the church of Nuestra Señora de El Rosario, is one of the oldest buildings in the area and boasts a gold plated alter design. Other exciting sites include the Octagonal Spanish Cemetery, the beach at El Caimanero, and the Hacienda of Cocoyotl en Agua Verde.
  • Copala: El Cid Timeshare states that the town of Copala has been inhabited since the mid-1500s. The town still demonstrates the feel of old Mexico, with architecture that has been well preserved, quaint cobblestone streets, and ancient houses.
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El Cid Timeshare Shares Top Beach Spots in Mazatlán

Jul 21, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare knows that tourists travel to Mazatlán each year for a variety of different reasons. The city hosts many unique tournaments and events each year that draw in a lot of excitement and visitors. Other guests come to this city to check out all of the interesting historical sites and learn more about Mazatlán’s rich history and culture. Yet another popular attraction that people from all around the world come to this city for are the stunning beaches. When visiting the city this summer, make sure to make a stop at some of these top beach spots.

  • Gaviotas & Camaron Beach: Located in the Golden Zone, Gaviotas & Camaron Beaches are known to be the most beautiful beaches found throughout the world. This title has been given to the area because of the impeccable gold sand and top-notch restaurants that are located around the corner. Some popular activities on the beaches include sand volleyball, parachuting, diving, and swimming.
  • Cerritos Beach: This is one of the more quiet beaches in Mazatlán and offers quite a bit of serenity. For those who want to spend a relaxing day lying out on flawless white sand, then Cerritos Beach is the ideal spot. This is the most exotic beach that guests can find in the area, with stunning gardens, fresh seafood, and tasty coconut water that is available nearby.
  • Deer Island Beach: El Cid Timeshare states that the Deer Island Beach is the perfect destination for those who are looking to have a wide variety of water sports and activities available. Some of the most notable activities include snorkeling, kayaking, sunbathing, swimming, watch the various birds in the area, and sailing.
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El Cid Timeshare Highlights a Night Out at La Marina Restaurant

Jul 15, 2014 by

El Cid Timeshare knows that Riviera Maya is one of the top destinations to travel to when in Mexico this summer. This city has beautiful beaches and wonderful attractions that it offers its guests who visit from around the world. Now, when guests travel to the Riviera Maya, they are able to enjoy a completely new dining experience that will truly make for an unforgettable evening.

La Marina Restaurant has recently been remodeled and is the perfect place to dine on delicious seafood and enjoy stunning views of the marina. The restaurant is open for dinner each night from 6 pm to 10 pm, and reservations are a must. Guests will be able to pick from a menu of fresh seafood options and can sit in the newly refurnished indoors, or enjoy the breeze of the ocean on the gorgeous patio outside. When on the patio, patrons can stare out at the water and watch the luxurious yachts sail by or gaze at the sky as the sunsets.

El Cid Timeshare says that one great feature of the restaurant is that it is also home to a lively nightlife. Beginning at 11 pm, this space transforms into one of the most bustling spaces in Riviera Maya. For those who want to enjoy the beats of the night, La Marina Restaurant is the ideal spot. Visitors are able to dance the night away as they enjoy great music, drink specials, and outstanding views of the moon high above in the sky.

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