The Best Guide To Visiting Sumidero Canyon, Mexico

Canyon del Sumidero

The Sumidero Canyon (Cañón del Sumidero, in Spanish) is one of the most beautiful and popular places to visit in Chiapas. At easy distance from the state’s capital Tuxtla Gutierrez, it can be visited on day trips from either Tuxtla or San Cristobal, and it is a fantastic place to be fully immersed in nature … Read more

The Best Things To Do In Chiapas, Mexico

things to do in Chiapas

Chiapas, the southernmost state of Mexico, is probably my favorite in the entire country. Each time I visit I am captured by its unique atmosphere; the colors; the landscape and the smell – a mix of pine trees, incense and corn on the cob. This is a place of millenary traditions; an increasingly popular tourist … Read more

The Best Tours In Oaxaca And The Best Day Trips From Oaxaca

Monte Alban Mexico

Oaxaca is easily one of my favorite places to visit in Mexico. Despite being a popular tourist destination (the historical center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site), this is a place that has retained its local character. This beautiful colonial city will steal your heart with its delicious food; the unique cultural traditions; and the … Read more

The Best Things To Do In Oaxaca, Mexico

from Mexico City to Oaxaca

Oaxaca (pronounced wa-ha-kah) is easily one of my favorite cities in Mexico. Known as one of the culinary capitals of the country, this gorgeous colonial town has so much to offer – both within the city limits and in its surroundings – that you’ll easily fall in love with it and vow to go back. … Read more

The Best Things To Do In Puebla, Mexico

from Mexico City to Puebla

At only two hours drive from Mexico City in the Central Mexican Plateau, Puebla is the fifth most populated city in Mexico and one of the most visited cities in the country – though many visit on day trips from the capital, or often en-route to other places. Yet, this 16th century colonial town deserves … Read more

The Best Museums In Mexico City

tipping in Mexico

There are many excellent museums in Mexico City. Whether you are a lover of history, art, anthropology, archeology, architecture or all things quirky, the capital of Mexico has something lined for you and you can spend days – if not weeks – appreciating its museums. With more than 150 museums in town, which ones should … Read more

Where To Stay In Mexico City: The Best Areas And Places To Stay

Mexico Itinerary

Are you traveling to Mexico for the first time and looking for where to stay in Mexico City? I am sure you are feeling quite overwhelmed! Mexico City (CDMX), the massive capital of the country, has a whopping 21.3 million inhabitants and is incredibly spread out on a surface of 1,485 square kilometers (573 square … Read more

The Best Day Trips From Mexico City


The capital of Mexico is a fantastic city to explore, yet it is often overlooked by travelers in favor of more popular tourist destinations in the Yucatan Peninsula or along the Pacific Coast. Should you decide to linger in Mexico City long enough, you’ll discover a city that is packed with history, culture and art. … Read more