September 19, 2017

Merida Historical Buildings You Can’t Miss – Casa de Montejo

What captured my attention on our first visit to Merida is the architecture. European and Mexican influences have shaped this city since the 1500s. The invasion […]
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 […]
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 22, 2017

A Tasty Way to See Mexico with Chef Mario Canul

Head Chef and Instructor at Los Dos Cooking School, Mario Canul joins me on the podcast to share his favorite places to eat in Mexico, what […]
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 […]
February 3, 2017

Los Dos Cooking School in Merida – Changing of the Guards/Chefs

In November we wrote about a good friend who we lost in this world, Chef David Sterling, the owner and teacher at Los Dos Cooking School. […]
May 20, 2016
The Mexican Way to Cool Off on a Hot Day - Ice Cream and Paletas

The Mexican Way to Cool Off on a Hot Day – Ice Cream and Paletas

On a recent trip to Merida in the Yucatan I saw something that I don’t think I have seen for a long time. Ice cream for […]
April 25, 2016
Sleep, Eat and Play in Merida, Mexico

Sleep, Eat and Play in Merida, Mexico

Are you thinking about taking in a different part of Mexico? Curious about other parts of Mexico? If you are comfortable in the Riviera Maya but […]
April 13, 2016
David Sterling, Merida, Yucatan

David Sterling of Merida Yucatan

In today’s episode I talk with David Sterling, who was born and raised in Oklahoma City, OK. He was always intrigued by art and food even […]
March 9, 2016
Magician's Pyramid at Uxmal Ruins

Mayan Magic – The Folk Tale of the Magician’s Pyramid at Uxmal Ruins

The tallest structure at the Uxmal Ruins is called either the Magician’s Pyramid, or the Pyramid of the Dwarf, or the Sorcerer’s Pyramid. There is a […]
February 24, 2016

Riviera Maya and Yucatan Memories – Uxmal Ruins

There are a lot of great memories from your Riviera Maya and Yucatan trips but where were your all time favorite memories? Uxmal comes pretty high […]
May 6, 2015

Quick Guide to Merida – Easy Vacation Planning

Merida is a big city, a very big city, but thankfully it does not feel like a big city. It is this small city feel to […]
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