March 29, 2018

What to Expect on a Visit to the Maya Museum of Cancun

While you’re planning your Cancun getaway, you’ll see many recommendations for day trip excursions to ancient Maya cities like Chichen Itza or Tulum. While these sites […]
March 17, 2018

If You Are Lucky You Will See The Snake On The Equinox

This is a special guest post from George Fery* Twice a year, at each equinox, the sun plays with the angles of the northeast stairway of […]
March 5, 2018

Must See Historical Sites in Merida – Palacio Canton

Merida has so many must-see historical sites in the city. The rich history of this Yucatan capital city has something for everyone. I am drawn to […]
February 22, 2018

Need a reason to celebrate? It’s National Margarita Day!

Our friend, John Gray, international chef, and owner of John Gray’s Kitchen in Puerto Morelos has shared his personal Margarita recipe to get you in the […]
February 2, 2018
Chacchoben Ruins

Discover for Yourself Mayan Ruins Few Ever See in the Heart of the Jungle

Located in the Costa Maya lake region, the Mayan ruins of Chacchoben sat in silence for almost a thousand years.   Once the largest community in the […]
January 9, 2018

The Roots of Cooking Can be Found in the Jungle of Tulum

Dining at The Kitchen Table in Tulum is an “inside-out” gastronomic experience. Nestled in an emerald, jewel-box of trees, the restaurant is located on the “jungle […]
January 8, 2018
Amaro Restaurant Merida

The best artesian cuisine of Merida can be found in the historic part of town at Amaro Restaurant

Pizza is pizza, right? Wrong. Amaro Restaurant in Merida has created some locally inspired pizzas that bring people back again and again. I love local foods […]
April 7, 2017

The History of the Empanada – Happy Empanada Day!

Did you know that every single country in the world has their unique version of the empanada? Did you know that the first evidence of a […]
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 […]
February 14, 2017

History of The Tres Leches Cake With Recipe

  The origin of Tres Leches, the three milk cake now associated with Mexico, is highly disputed. Its history is not. It is pretty easy to […]
September 2, 2016
Mexican Traditions

Old Traditions Are Hard to Break

If you want to really understand a destination, start digging into tradition festivals. The more historical the tradition, the more you can really understand, learn and […]
August 10, 2016
5 things To Know About Pulque Cocktails

5 things To Know About Pulque Cocktails – #drinkup #happyhour

Move over Mezcal and Tequila, Pulque is making a comeback! Pulque is a Mexican fermented alcoholic drink made from the sap of the maguey plant. Like […]
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