Here on the Xcalak Blog we’re giving you something beyond the planning essentials.

These posts give you a better feel for Xcalak, and help you appreciate your vacation a little bit more.

Heck, some of this stuff is even entertaining and educational.

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A room in an Xcalak beach house, featured image for Xcalak Rentals on Airbnb - What You Need to Know

Xcalak Rentals on Airbnb – What You Need to Know

If you've been on this site before, you've probably seen the beach rentals and hotels listed in our Accommodations Overview. And there are more Xcalak rentals on Airbnb. But wait! Before you start hitting Airbnb's...
Xcalak Palm Tree featured image - 5 Shocking Facts You Probably Don't Know about Palm Trees

5 Shocking Facts You Probably Don’t Know about Palm Trees

Sure, you know palm trees represent tropical bliss; but what do you really know about this gentle plant? Probably not as much as you think. Here are 5 facts about Xcalak palm trees that you...
Raw opinions on Xcalak

Raw Opinions on Xcalak

"The old adage,  'If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is'  isn't always correct. In fact, the suspicion, cynicism, and doubt that are inherent in this belief can and does keep...
snorkeling in Xcalak

What to Expect Snorkeling in Xcalak

If you've planned a beach vacation to the Yucatan recently, chances are you've heard that snorkeling in Xcalak is the best thing since sliced bread. Xcalak is set up for water-enthusiasts to snorkel FROM...
Guide to Xcalak beach dog catching ball

What’s the Catch to this FREE Guide to Xcalak?

You've seen the promotion for our free guide to Xcalak (it's pretty obvious – there's a link to it on the sidebar). But nothing great is free. You know there has to be a...