The Mayan Ruins, Palenque – Quite possibly the best ruins Mexico has to offer!

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What?  Better than Chichen Itza?  Better than Uxmal?  Better than Tulum?  I can hear the jostling of “Mayan Ruin Buffs” everywhere… sighing.   The Mayan Ruins at Palenque are some of the best ruins, Mexico has to offer! The forest around the ruins are spectacular, the campgrounds nearby are great, the food in Chiapas is amazing […]

Top 5 Tourism Destinations Near Tuxtla Gutierrez Chiapas Mexico

Top 5 Tourism Destinations Near Tuxtla Gutierrez Chiapas Mexico

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Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, México is a little known tourist destination in southern Mexico.  With a population of over 600,000, it’s the largest and most developed city in the state of Chiapas.  We crossed the border checkpoint at Talisman through the El Carmen Border near Tuxtla Chica.  The border is smaller than Ciudad Hidalgo and we […]

Driving To Mexico City From The United States – Forget Everything You’ve Heard

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Driving To Mexico City From The United States We left for Texas from Ohio in the evening to drive straight to Eagle Pass, Texas to then pass on through and continue driving to Mexico City.  The Jeep was all packed up, Shelly’s car is stored in the field with our Rhino Bags and we said […]

Cenote Diving In Playa Del Carmen - A Truly Unique SCUBA Diving Experience

Cenote Diving In Playa Del Carmen – A Truly Unique SCUBA Diving Experience

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Ahhhh back to Playa Del Carmen and Starbucks!!! Yes a Starbucks only half a block away from our hotel. Traveling around Central America one would think the coffee would be exceptional.  It’s not.  In fact, we found it terrible.  There were few espresso bars and the coffee used at guesthouses and hotels were schwill.  We […]

Izamal, Mexico the Yellow City- Taking the Road Less Traveled Has Made All The Difference

Izamal, Mexico the Yellow City- Taking the Road Less Traveled Has Made All The Difference

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Well we didn’t stay in Cancun another day and decided to head out of town.  It was just a little too commercial for us, and we were looking for a more “authentic” vacation instead of a resort living, spring break party location.  We are now in Merida….. let me back up and tell the whole story.   […]