|Lush white sands line Mazatlan!|
Mazatlan, a Nahuatl word meaning “place of the deer” is located ten miles from the Pacific Ocean and its latitude is the same as Honolulu, making the weather comfortably mild year-round. Temperatures range from 68 to 75 degrees on the average, with warmer temperatures in the summer and mild weather in the winter.
What To DoThere is plenty to do in the city of Mazatlan whether you’re part of a family, single or in a group. Great places to visit around the city are the local aquarium and the beautiful sandy beaches. Favorite activities include horseback riding, golfing and cheering on the city’s triple-A baseball team. Baseball is a favorite activity in Mazatlan and when local games are played, the stands are filled with all ages shouting advice to pitchers, batters and team managers. Of course, there's plenty of cheering on the players!
|Lounge beachside or pick up a game of beach volleyball!|
Planning Your Trip
|Christmas is a special time in Mazatlan!|
Christmas, New Years, Dia del Muerto, All Saints Day, and Carnival are prime times of the year to visit Mazatlan. Carnival (Car-knee-vol) is a street party from day one with parades, special foods in the cafes and patrons dressed in costume. This holiday has been celebrated for many years in the town and the entire town's population turns out to celebrate and have fun.
The Resorts of MazatlanTimeshare resorts abound in Mazatlan and range from average converted motel/hotel type resorts to the specially built crème-de-la-crème timeshare properties such as the Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort located on the outskirts of the city. Located on the beautiful Emerald Bay, this luxury resort is nothing short of astounding with its beauty and accommodations.
|Hospitable staff on hand to kick off your vacation|
Emerald Bay’s spa is a constant draw, and nearly any spa service you could want is offered. Unique showers with lavender, eucalyptus, vanilla or the Spa’s choice of fragrance allow visitors to shower in hot water infused with these relaxing scents. There are also ice walks to rejuvenate tired feet and hot tub pools with water held at a constant 104 degrees to soak sore muscles. A massage from a well-trained staff or a work out in a wonderfully equipped fitness center are all you need to stay happy, healthy and relaxed.
|Conclude your day with a gorgeous|
This article was provided by Helen Sabin, a timeshare traveler and RedWeek member from Colorado Springs, Colorado. She has seen changes in the timeshare world that make it a wonderful way to travel!