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Quiet, secret beaches of the Mayan Riviera

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1. Posted by sandy456 (Full Member 213 posts) 9y

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Quiet, secret beaches of the Mayan Riviera

I'm looking for names of beaches along the Mayan Riviera.

These beaches should have white sand, turquoise water, and be perfect for natural photography. The water should be calm.

If you know of any that you've visited, and can vouch for, please share them here. Let's avoid mentioning the obvious beaches, in lieu of more quiet, secret spots.

2. Posted by adrienne f (Budding Member 18 posts) 9y

Hi Sandy.
How about an all-inclusive clothing optional/nude beach resort nr Playa Carmen? I haven't personally been to this resort but from the ads it looks lovely, & friends say it's outstanding - but expensive. This couple spent a vacation there but I'm sure they allow day visitors.
I'm happy to send you more info if you'd like. You can chk it out on the web too. (Go to - "American Assn for Nude Recreation")

3. Posted by Leverkus (Budding Member 2 posts) 9y

Hi sandy.
I have been in the rivera maya just once, and I was pretty small to remember it that well, but i have been a lot in all the pacific coast, and it is very easy to find such a place. I guess, that it will be the same in the caribic zone of mexico. Are you going by car? because that would be the easiest, just in tha avenue parallel to the beach go a little away from the city and go in little road to the side of the beach, mostly it will say "rancho....something..." or "playa...something..." not hotel or resort, and i should be a little not-finished road. I hope this helps.