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“must visit” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Playa Tortugas

Playa Tortugas
Cancun, Mexico
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Ranked #47 of 164 things to do in Cancun
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Owner description: This beach is lined with open-air cafes, restaurants and bars, making it a perfect place to scope out the crowd.
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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“must visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

a must visit place, quite happening, lovely beach, lot of activities happening, one can neva get bored...

Visited May 2012
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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“Bungee Jump Tower”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Joseph at the Bungee Jump tower was SO NICE. He let me climb the tower just to see the view - without jumping. It was worth the climb.

Visited January 2013
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Canby, Oregon
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“Ferry to Isla Mujeres”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

If you take the Ferry here to go to Isla Mujeres, go early in the morning because sometimes they cancel the Ferry on the way back to Playa Tortuga, then you have to take the one that goes to the Embarcadero of Puerto Juarez. So, if you have a car parked at Playa Tortugas, then Puerto Juarez is far away but the Embaradero is .80cents us to get back to Playa Tortugas, almost next to each other.

Visited December 2012
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Oakland, California
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“A fun beach with lots of attractions”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Go there to bungee jump, or watch others bungee jump. Or just rent a jetski or boat or take the ferry to Isla Mujeres. Also has good bars and lots of entertainment.

Visited January 2013
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Bronxville, NY
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“Ferry to Isla Muheres”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

The Ferry boat ride, about thirty minutes to the Island was fun.
Swam at a nice lagoon beach. rented gold cart to drive around
the island/. Town quaint, colorful. Great lunch and a lot of fun.

Visited January 2013
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