April 30, 2018

How to Read Your Way Through the Yucatan This Summer

Daydreaming of an exciting, Mexican escape from the winter that just won’t end? Take a virtual tour of the Riviera Maya and Yucatan Peninsula by reading […]
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 14, 2018

Quick Guide to Merida, Sightseeing Made Simple

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 […]
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 […]
December 1, 2017

Merida Must See Historical Sites – Cathedral San Ildefonso in the Historic District

This 16th century Cathedral located in Merida’s Historical District holds cultural and historical secrets within its walls. Catedral San Ildefonso is not only the oldest cathedral […]
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 […]
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 […]
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