Cancun the best place.


Why cancun is the best?

Because is a magic place. It is like a little paraidese where you can found funny, culture, beautiful beaches, a perfect days where you can enjoy the sun. Cancun has a famous nightclubs.

Cancun is located

Cancún (/kɑːnˈkuːn/;[2] Spanish pronunciation: [kaŋˈkun]), is a city in southeastern Mexico, located on the northeast coast of the Yucatán Peninsula in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. It is a major world-renowned tourist destination,[3] as well as being the seat of the municipality of Benito Juárez. The city is located on the Caribbean Sea, and is one of the easternmost points in Mexico. Cancún is located just north of Mexico's Caribbean coast resort band known as the Riviera Maya. In older documents, the city’s name is sometimes spelled ‘’’Cancoon’’’.


As documented in the earliest colonial sources, the island of Cancún was originally known to its Maya inhabitants as Nizuc (Yucatec Maya [niʔ suʔuk]) meaning either "promontory" or "point of grass".[8] In the years after the Conquest, much of the population died off or left as a result of disease, warfare, piracy, and famines, leaving only small settlements on Isla Mujeres and Cozumel Island.[citation needed]
The name Cancún, Cancum or Cankun first appears on 18th century maps.[9] The meaning of Cancún is unknown, and it is also unknown whether the name is of Maya origin. If it is of Maya origin, possible translations include "Place/Seat/Throne of the Snake" or "Enchanted Snake". Snake iconography was prevalent at the pre-Columbian site of Nizuc.
When development was started on January 23, 1970, Isla Cancún had only three residents, caretakers of the coconut plantation of Don José de Jesús Lima Gutiérrez, who lived on Isla Mujeres, and there were only 117 people living in nearby Puerto Juarez, a fishing village and military base.

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3 years ago

Couldn't agree more! Wish I was there right now... 🌴 🌞 🐬 🍹 🌅

3 years ago

@jorgealess1 right? It's like paradise🌴🌴🌴🌴

3 years ago

Interesting story. I would love to be there. Nice work