Cancun: Main Facts

The Caribbean Jewel of Mexico's Yucatan peninsula

Cancun Main Facts

Location: Mexico is bordered on the north by the USA, with Guatemala and Belize to the southeast. Its extensive coastlines include the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea to the east, and the Pacific Ocean to the west.

Languages: The main language in Cancun is Spanish, although English is widely spoken throughout the tourist areas

Currency: The national currency of Mexico is the Mexican Nuevo Peso, also simply called a peso.