BALL OF FIRE: Themed around the Mayan word for fire, "K'aak Night" on Fridays is a festive celebration of indigenous rituals. Take a step into yesteryear with an inspiring fire dance on the secluded beach, followed by live music performances and a bonfire party with like-minded travelers. The vibrant event is seasoned to perfection in the company of Executive Chef Juan Pablo, who dishes out a wide array of menu items from a beachfront grill.
MAKE MOUTH WATER: Freddy's Tequila and Ceviche Bar boasts the largest selection of tequila in the Riviera Maya. With a flavorful history dating back to 1520, there is a lot to learn about the national drink of Mexico. Led by none other than Freddy himself, experiential travelers can partake in tasting sessions as well as pairings with a daily variety of six exotic ceviches prepared tableside. What's more, fresh-out-of-water offerings are now available at the brand-new sushi and sashimi bar.
LOVE IS IN THE AIR: Maroma Resort and Spa cordially invites couples to indulge in a private dining experience in a trio of romantic locales. Opt for the picturesque Mirador, located atop the resort's highest point; dine barefoot on the white sand beach with the lulling ocean waves in the background; or enjoy a secluded spot in the lush garden lit with candles and torches.
DOWN-TO-EARTH: On Wednesdays, savor the authentic flavors of Mexico City in the comfort of the resort's opulent amenities and personal service. Executive Chef Juan Pablo rolls out an array of options from traditional tacos to empanadas, while a local guitarist plays his repertoire of Peruvian songs.
Located on the Riviera Maya, Maroma Resort and Spa (www.maromahotel.com) is a rustic yet luxurious hideaway built by hand in the tradition of the Mexican haciendas where personal service, warm hospitality and privacy are unsurpassed. Opened in 1995, Maroma rests on the Yucatan Peninsula. Known for its residential feel, it is among the most sought after on the Riviera Maya as its unspoiled beach and lush jungle provides the utmost in privacy and natural beauty. Offering the cultural richness of the region, Maroma's idyllic natural setting, pristine beach, 65 spacious rooms, Kinan Spa, warm, caring staff and unobtrusive service draws sophisticated travelers from all over the world.
Hotel Profile: Maroma Resort & Spa