December 18, 2017
La Isla Shopping Village lagoon view restaurant

Rainy Day? Too Much of the Beach? You Have Choices.

If you ever feel like you’ve had enough beach time during your Cancun vacation, or if you’re looking for a lovely way to spend an evening […]
November 21, 2017

Mayan secrets can be found in the heart of the hotel zone in Cancun

The Caribbean city of Cancun has its own little-known secret: an ancient Maya city right in the glittering Hotel Zone. No organized tour required. No long […]
October 18, 2017
Cancun souvenir market mercardo 23

How to Shop and Eat Like a Local at Market 23 in Cancun

Colorfully designed handicrafts adorn streetside shops, families feast on salsa-soaked street food while serenaded by strolling mariachi bands, and bananas hang from wood beams in fruit-lined […]
June 12, 2017

MUSA- Museo SubAcuatica de Arte – Underwater Art Museum Cancun

  Have you ever seen life sized sculptures covered in new coral life under the sea, only visible through your scuba or snorkel mask, or a […]
June 12, 2017

Mayan Museum Cancun – Museo Mundo Maya Cancun

  If you are interested in learning more about the Maya, their history, their cities, and how it relates to this area in Mexico, the Cancun […]
September 26, 2016
Quintana Roo Tigres Baseball Team

Baseball in Mexico? You bet!

We have become addicted to Mexican baseball. Yup that’s right Mexican baseball. Who would have thunk? Friends of ours who live in Cancun asked us if […]
July 13, 2016
Three Touristy Things Worth Doing in the Riviera Maya

Three Touristy Things Worth Doing in the Riviera Maya

We published a post in June about touristy things worth doing in the Riviera Maya that brought you closer to local culture, Mexican history and indigenous […]
April 4, 2016
Kelly McLaughlin

Discover the Hidden Gems in the Riviera Maya & Cancun, Mexico with Kelly McLaughlin

In today’s episode I talk to Kelly McLaughlin. She is a Canadian woman who arrived in Mexico back in 2003 for a two-week vacation, and hasn’t […]
February 1, 2016
Secret Destinations of the Riviera Maya

Local Secrets in the Riviera Maya – Get Adventurous

There are so many places to see and so many places to go in the Riviera Maya that it is hard to keep track. If you […]
June 15, 2015

Calakmul Ruins and the Calakmul Museum

When we last visited Calakmul Ruins it was a long drive into the reserve along a rather rocky back road. On a recent visit to the […]
June 3, 2015

Loco Adventure – Sergio Castro and the Museum of Regional Clothing

We had a good 5 days in San Cristobal and surrounding villages, but there was one highlight of our Loco Adventure that was unexpected, heartwarming and […]
March 31, 2014
Cancun baseball

Cancun Vacation Tip – Tigres baseball is back!

Baseball season in Cancun is back with the winning Quintana Roo Tigres. If you have never been to a local baseball game in Mexico, they really […]
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