[kan-koon; Spanish kahng-koon]
- an island off NE Quintana Roo territory, on the Yucatán Peninsula, in SE Mexico: beach resort.
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So, next winter, skip Punta Cana and Cancun, and head to Antigua.There Are Bugs in Your Coffee and Other Things I Learned in Antigua, Guatemala
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“Kirsty wants to know if Cancun would be worth the trek and I urge her to go,” he writes.Speed Read: 13 Juiciest Bits From Morrissey’s ‘Autobiography’
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To Cancun, non-stop airfare is around $500 for a weekend under the Mexican sun.Wine Tasting, Zip Lining & Mexico: Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways
August 25, 2012
A longtime social activist, Lydia Cacho founded a shelter for sexually exploited women and children in Cancun.Women in the World: Lydia Cacho, Mexico
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March 6, 2011
He was also reported to be starring in an action picture called Cancun, which has gone by the wayside.Is He Sabotaging His Career?
March 9, 2010
Here, as at Cancun, we were struck by the prevalence of the rounded pillars.
At Ottawa and Cancun, I met with leaders of the major industrial powers and developing nations.
For two days we travelled on over low ground drained by small muddy-banked streamlets, affluents of the Cancun.A Glimpse at Guatemala
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A run of an hour down the coast brought us to the northern end of Cancun Island.
- a coastal resort in SE Mexico on the Yucatán Peninsula. Pop: 457 000 (2004 est)
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