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Mayan Ruins of the Yucatan

Mayan Ruins of the Yucatan

Mayan Ruins of the Yucatan The Yucatan Peninsula has a lot to offer; beaches, cities, colonial towns, adventure tours, and of course the Mayan ruins. There are numerous different sites preserved all over the Yucatan, stretching from Mexico and into Belize and Guatemala as well. […]

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 […]

Izamal Mexico in 15 Photographs

Izamal Mexico in 15 Photographs

Izamal Mexico in 15 Photographs Reading a travel blog for information before you go is great, but sometimes you just need to see a place in pictures only to decide if it’s the right place for you. We felt that way about Izamal, Mexico the […]

Chetumal, Mexico to Flores, Guatemala by Bus

Chetumal, Mexico to Flores, Guatemala by Bus

Chetumal, Mexico to Flores, Guatemala by Bus There are only a few options for transport between Mexico and Guatemala. One is to fly, this can be done from any of the major airports in the Yucatan such as Cancun, Merida, or even Chetumal. The cost […]

How to Visit Izamal in One Day

How to Visit Izamal in One Day

How to Visit Izamal in One Day Izamal is a small, sacred city about 70 kilometers from Merida and 110 kilometers from Valladolid. Most people visiting the state of Yucatan in Mexico opt for tours taking them to Cancun, Tulum, Chichen Itza, cenotes, adventure parks, […]

Valladolid Mexico Travel Guide

Valladolid Mexico Travel Guide

Valladolid Mexico Travel Guide Typically this town is off the main tourist path when visiting Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, but if you’re looking for an authentic Mexican town, then be sure to add it to your trip to Mexico. Check out my previous article on the […]

Top 3 Restaurants in Merida Mexico

Top 3 Restaurants in Merida Mexico

Top 3 Restaurants in Merida Mexico The city of Merida in Mexico has around 1,000 restaurants. There is a restaurant for everyone here, ranging from street food to resort-style places. You can feel a little overwhelmed when trying to find a place to eat lunch […]

A Beginners Guide to Eating in Mexico

A Beginners Guide to Eating in Mexico

A Beginners Guide to Eating in Mexico Even if you eat plenty of Mexican food in the United States the transition to the Spanish menus at Mexican street carts and local restaurants can be daunting.  Here is a beginners guide to eating in Mexico and […]

What To Drink in Mexico

What To Drink in Mexico

What To Drink in Mexico Whether you need to stay hydrated, cool your mouth down, or get a good buzz going these are some of the common beverages you will encounter in Mexico. We hope you enjoy our guide on what to drink in Mexico.  […]

How to Beat the Crowds at the Coba Ruins

How to Beat the Crowds at the Coba Ruins

How to Beat the Crowds at the Coba Ruins The ruins of Coba are from the pre-columbian Mayan civilization, estimated to have about 50,000 inhabitants at the time, and are characterized by large limestone structures built in a similar fashion to other Mayan ruins, with […]