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Mayan Ruins-Know Before You Go, Part 1

Mayan Ruins throughout Mexico and the Caribbean are a very popular excursion for those staying at resorts or cruising.  Through this two part series I will give you my tips for visiting five of the Mayan Ruins I’ve had the privilege of visiting.  897 more words

Pioneering in Holbox. I realized as I biked across the white sand street filled with moguls & puddles, at sunset, to pick up the recycled curtains at the laundromat by six pm before they closed, it’s the struggle on Holbox Island that keeps us young at heart . Everyday we wake up with a purpose, another mini marathon, as we source, and dig, plant and clean, negotiate & barter, build and dream. We are a hearty crowd, those of us who have chosen to “create” on this windswept island... create a life or a home or a business or a community.

I am a pioneer of another era, but a morning spent searching for a piece of zapote (hardwood from the Yucatan Peninsula mainland) in the baking November sun – to make a sign or a shelf or a cuttingboard, binds me with those who spent a day maybe in 1802 walking through a dusty frontier town in pursuit of a piece of wood for a wagon step, or a sign to sell hot coffee in a dented tin cup to passersby on the Oregon Trail, or for a makeshift prairie camp shelf. 315 more words

Akumal “lugar de tortugas”

Si estás pensando en que la única forma de ver animales marinos es adentrándote en el mar estás muy equivocado! No necesitas adentrarte en la bahía… 500 more words




A vacation get away to Secrets Resort in Riviera Maya.

Day 3 - Akumal

Again, we were up aound 6.30 am. After breakfast we took colectivo to Akumal.

This time we had to cross the highway (no zebra crossing) to catch it. 493 more words

Mexico Travel Guide

Just came back from a relaxing getaway to Cancun! It was my first time in Mexico and it was everything I expected. Gorgeous turquoise blue beaches, long never ending white sand, straw cabana huts, happy hours filled with tropical drinks galore, tons of infinity pools overlooking the beautiful beaches, palm trees, lots of Mexican food especially authentic street tacos, colorful iguanas roaming the streets, tropical rainforest lined highways, intricate vibrant piñatas, gigantic sombreros, delicious cinnamon churros, cenotes natural cave pools underground, rainbow sunsets, mayan ruins, traditional mariachi music, salsa dancing and learning Spanish. 524 more words


리비에라 마야

9월 11일. 여름의 막바지에 겨우 시간을 내어 일주일간 리비에마 마야에 다녀왔어요. 이번에는 지난번 여행왔을때 드라이버에게 추천받은 Secret Maroma in Riviera Maya에 다녀왔어요. 아침 7시 비행기로 출발해서 오전 11시 정도에 호텔에 도착했습니다. 34 more words