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7 Unique Restaurants in Antigua, Guatemala

7 Unique Restaurants in Antigua, Guatemala

7 Unique Restaurants in Antigua, Guatemala Cobblestone streets, pastries, handicraft markets, crumbling churches, chilly nights, and erupting volcano’s are just a few words to describe Antigua, Guatemala. Being one of the most popular tourist destinations in Guatemala, you’ll find more than enough activities to keep […]

Mexico’s Yucatan Travel Itinerary

Mexico’s Yucatan Travel Itinerary

Mexico’s Yucatan Travel Itinerary If you’ve got two or three weeks to spare for a vacation, and you want a cheap flight somewhere from the US, Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula is a great place to look into. The rest of Mexico is a little iffy now in regards […]

8 Must Try Yucatecan Specialties

8 Must Try Yucatecan Specialties

8 Must Try Yucatecan Specialties When visiting the Yucatan, there are ample opportunities to sample cuisines from all over Mexico.  However the following dishes, made with local ingredients and cooking techniques, should be at the top of your list.  Do you have other favorites from […]

Eating Vegetarian in Mexico

Eating Vegetarian in Mexico

Eating Vegetarian in Mexico Admittedly, Mexico is not the easiest place for vegetarians.  It is a meat heavy cuisine, and many times even the potato dishes will have ground sausage added.  Still, there are a variety of delicious Mexican ingredients for vegetarians, and since food […]

Playa del Carmen Mexico Travel Guide

Playa del Carmen Mexico Travel Guide

Playa del Carmen Mexico Travel Guide We decided to skip Cancún and head straight to Playa del Carmen. There are some minor tourist safety concerns in Cancún as of late (2017) and we really weren’t looking to share our vacation with thousands of other tourists, we wanted […]