November 8, 2017
Kai Kirk

Raising My Children in Family-Friendly Mexico is the Best

Before moving to the Riviera Maya, Kai Kirk lived in Texas with his wife. Both were putting in long hours for ungrateful companies. When they decided […]
March 31, 2017

Did you Miss Carnival in the Riviera Maya This Year? Photos Attached

Carnival ran from February 14 to March 6 in various Riviera Maya cities. We happened to stumble upon the Playa del Carmen Carnival parade as it […]
March 21, 2017

Come To Your Senses – New Eco Park Xenses

So you have been to Xcaret, Xplor and Xel Ha? As much as you want to return to these eco parks in the Riviera Maya, perhaps […]
February 20, 2017

Photo Gallery of Rio Lagartos – Birders and Day Trips

Rio Lagartos has a big place in our heart! This tiny fishing village, which still operates as an important fishing village in the Gulf of Mexico, […]
January 16, 2017

Photo Travel Journal of Valladolid Mexico

Valladolid. Close to the Riviera Maya. Colonial Yucatan City. Glorious change from the beach. Great Yucatecan food. This is one of our favorite getaways when we […]
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 […]
November 30, 2016

Saying Good Bye Is Never Easy – Remembering Chef David Sterling of Merida

So many people have crossed our paths over the years in the Riviera Maya and Yucatan.We never say good bye, it is always see you later. […]
November 11, 2016

Useful Travel Guides for Your Riviera Maya Vacation

Tired of looking online for useful travel information about the Riviera Maya? Or are you short on time and need an easy way to plan your […]
October 17, 2016

The Perfect Mexican Detour – Ek Balam Mayan Ruins

Chichen Itza, Coba and the Archaeological site of Tulum are the most popular Mayan ruins in the area. Why not take a detour and head to […]
October 14, 2016

Wandering Before Sunrise in the Riviera Maya #lifedoesnotsuck

They say the early bird catches the worm. But in the Riviera Maya the early bird catches a beautiful sunrise. No one really wants to get […]
October 4, 2016

Gerardo Dominguez — Get A Better Lifestyle for Less Money in the Riviera Maya

Gerardo and I have been friends for well over a decade. Originally from Argentina near Patagonia, Gerardo arrived in the Riviera Maya to work in the […]
August 31, 2016
3 Road Trips you Don't want to Miss in the Riviera Maya

Let’s Go On a Road Trip – 3 Road Trips You Don’t Want to Miss in the Riviera Maya

Time to get out and about in the Riviera Maya! traveling through the Riviera Maya is a breeze. There is one main highway that takes you […]
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