The Best Day Trips From Playa del Carmen

day trips from Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen, in the Yucatan Peninsula, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico. With incredible beaches, a number of budget friendly accommodation options and fabulous hotels and resorts, cafés, bars and restaurants galore and plenty of shopping opportunities, it’s easy to see why international travelers enjoy spending time there. If you … Read more

The Best Day Trips From Tulum

day trips from Tulum

With stunning Mayan ruins, a paradisiac beach and an incredible selection of places to stay for all budget options, Tulum is the perfect place to end your Mexico road trip. While you can easily spend some days in Tulum without going much further than your hotel, if you have a few extra days available you … Read more

A Useful Packing List For Mexico

packing list for Mexico

Are you traveling to Mexico and are not sure about what to wear in Mexico, and even less so what to bring with you? Let me start by saying that Mexico has different climates and that there are seasons in Mexico too (though perhaps without the dramatic changes known in other places). This means that … Read more

A Quick Guide To Visiting Uxmal Ruins

Uxmal Ruins

Uxmal Ruins are among the most intriguing Mayan sites in Mexico. A short distance from Merida, and part of Mexico’s Ruta Pu’uc (a 58 km or 36 miles route that connects the sites of Uxmal, Labna, Xpalak, Sayil and Kabah), you really should make it a point of exploring it when visiting Yucatan. If you … Read more

A Guide To Renting A Car In Mexico

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Renting a car in Mexico is the way to go if you want to explore the country at your own pace. That’s what my sister and I did the first time we visited Mexico, and sure enough we had a real blast during our road trip! Many, however, have doubts that this is a good … Read more

A Concise Guide To Izamal, Yucatan

Izamal Yucatan

Izamal, Yucatan, is the kind of place you will love exploring – I only know too well! I got there by chance the first time, and enjoyed it so much that I actually decided to go back the other times I was in the region. This small city is actually one of Mexico’s Pueblos Magicos … Read more

19 Great Things To Do In Boulder, CO

things to do in Bolder, Co

After living there for about 6 months a few years back, I can definitely say that there are plenty of fun things to do in Boulder, CO. Located about 45 minutes drive northeast of Denver, Colorado’s capital, this mid-size city enjoys a fabulous position right in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, and is a … Read more

Where To Stay In Tulum: 12 Fabulous Tulum Hotels

where to stay in Tulum

Tulum is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico, and for a good reason! With stunning Mayan ruins, gorgeous beaches, a selection of fabulous restaurants, and a great, chilled vibe, it’s easy to see why travelers love it. If you are planning on visiting Tulum and are still looking for where to stay … Read more