July 13, 2017
Tricycle in Playa del Carmen

Lets Celebrate the Iconic Tricycle!

feature photo by Michal Klebs As many of you know Playa del Carmen had a humble beginning as a small fishing village on the Mexican Caribbean […]
June 26, 2017

Starting Planning For This New Mayan Archaeological Site

Who would have thunk? A new Mayan ruin site. Well not new, but newly excavated for all the world to see. Ichkabal is due to open […]
June 12, 2017

The Great Museum of the Mayan World – Merida

  El Gran Museo del Mundo Maya in Merida has four permanent galleries and two temporary exhibit galleries in an award winning building just at the […]
April 4, 2017

Fabulous Easter Mexican Recipe – Chipotle Lamb Chops

Lamb is not as popular in Mexico as pork, chicken and fish, but it is used for festivals, and particularly at Easter. This lamb dish rocks […]
March 28, 2017

How Hacienda Xcanatun Influenced an Extraordinary Folk Art Museum in Valladolid

I love stories. And I particularly love personal, passionate stories. On a recent visit to Casa de los Venados in Valladolid I found out that there […]
March 27, 2017

Extraordinary Church in Uayma Just Outside of Valladolid

There is a little village outside the colonial city of Valladolid worth a quick visit. On a recent lunch date in Valldolid we did just this […]
March 3, 2017

See Popular Mayan Ruins and Historical Attractions At Night

If you are looking for a unique evening activity while visiting Mexico, experiencing night shows at three popular Mayan Ruins is as unique as you can […]
February 27, 2017

Loco Adventure – Museum of the Sacred Heart – New Museum

When I went off to Merida at the end of January, I stumbled across a new museum in the outskirts of the city. It was one […]
February 13, 2017

Puuc Route – Mayan Ruins and So Much More

We have traveled the Ruta de Puuc (Puuc Route) many times and find more interesting things to see along what others call, the Mayan Highway. It […]
January 31, 2017

Not a Snorkeler or Diver? Checkout the New Playa del Carmen Aquarium

  Tucked away on a small side street in Playa del Carmen is a new attraction that takes marine education and accessibility seriously. Species from the […]
January 11, 2017

Where to Listen to Live Music and Bands in the Riviera Maya

I am over 50 and do love a great live band that is not techno DJ music. The Riviera Maya has some great restaurants and bars […]
January 6, 2017

Super Cool Mayan Ruin 90 Minutes from the Riviera Maya – Naranjal Ruins

We are back to our off the beaten track exploring and man, we are having a blast. We are once again weaving through small pueblos, finding […]
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