Full of culture and history, amazing food, and beautiful beaches, what else would you want?

There are loads of reasons why Tulum has become fodder for Instagram feeds the whole world over! It’s a truly stunning corner of the Riviera Maya. Unlike anywhere in the region, the ancient temples come right up to the coast. You can see them crowning craggy cliffs above the azure Caribbean and the cotton-tinged sands below. All around that is a dedicated archaeology area, the Parque Nacional Tulum, spreading out in a patchwork of mangroves, sea grapes, and boulder-speckled inlets where the odd spring breaker can sometimes be seen tanning by the waves.

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  • Places I've Been
  • do before i die destinations If I don't get to sip tea in Sri Lanka's hillside, read books in the Lake District, cozy up with Christmas lights in Zermatt, and watch grizzlies catch fish in Alaska before I die, I'm gonna *riot*. From the totally obtainable (White Sands National Park) to the obscure (Lofoten), here's my big, bad, do-before-I-die bucket list. #seekerchallenge
  • Do Before I Die There are still places and things I want to do and see! Here is a compilation of some of them! #seekerchallenge
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