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5 Ways To Stay Healthy While Traveling Central America

5 Ways To Stay Healthy While Traveling Central America

5 ways to stay healthy while traveling Central America We all know it’s difficult to stay healthy while traveling. You’re off your routine, eating new foods, skipping time zones, losing precious sleep, eating foods contaminated with microorganisms you’re not used to, not following your exercise […]

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 […]

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. […]

Best Restaurants for Backpackers in Flores, Guatemala

Best Restaurants for Backpackers in Flores, Guatemala

Best Restaurants for Backpackers in Flores, Guatemala The island of Flores on Lake Peten Itza is a top destination for those traveling to Guatemala. Especially for those wanting to see the majestic, lost world of Tikal, an ancient Mayan city, deep in the jungle. The […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

5 Reasons to Visit Valladolid Mexico

5 Reasons to Visit Valladolid Mexico

5 Reasons to Visit Valladolid Mexico Unfortunately most people skip over this majestic town in Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula on their way to more popular destinations such as Cancun or Merida. Valladolid is the perfect image of a picturesque town, and was named after the capital […]