USA TODAY Special
Are you looking for beaches? Nearly 6,000 miles of coastline borders Mexico to the east, west, and south, stretching from the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez.
With white sand beaches sweeping past ancient Mayan ruins and sunken mangrove forests along these sun-kissed shores, Mexico has some of the most sought-after beaches in the world. And did I mention that the translucent waters of the Caribbean are a mecca for divers and snorkelers?