A little slice of paradise in the Yucatan

Tulum Mexico

The Yucatan Peninsula has long been a prime getaway destination for winter-weary North Americans, offering pristine beaches, warm Caribbean waters, tasty Mexican food and a healthy smattering of culture. While we didn’t exactly fit into this bracket of vacationers with money to burn, we were certainly excited about the prospects of spending some time on […]

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Living the beach bum dream in Puerto Escondido

Tortugas - baby turtle release, Playa Bococho, Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Located on Mexico’s southern Pacific coast in the state of Oaxaca, Puerto Escondido is a beach bum’s dream. With warm waters, good surfing for both beginners and pros, and glorious golden beaches, we simply could not resist sampling these laid-back, hippy-esque vibes after the chaos of Mexico City. Getting to Puerto Escondido Flights from Mexico City to […]

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Fast Times in Mexico City

Top things to do in Mexico City and nearby - Pyramids of Teotihuacan

Mexico City is many things. National capital? Yes indeedy. Financial superpower of the Americas? Affirmative. Largest metropolitan population in the western hemisphere, and largest Spanish speaking city in the world? Si, señor. But conquered by Liivi and Will was one thing it was not, therefore what better place to begin our travels in Central America than this […]

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