If you want to explore a pristine rainforest, you don’t have to go all the way down to South America – you need go no further than Mexico. There, you’ll find many sight-seeing trips that will allow you explore the rainforest and learn more about these wonderful natural resources.
Just off the white sands of [...]
There are two questions everyone asks about travel in Mexico – can you drink the water, and is it safe to go there? Reports of kidnappings, drug-related violence and the swine flu give many people pause when it comes to planning a vacation in Mexico. But is it really safe to travel to [...]
As you’re probably already aware, the basic document you need for international travel is the passport – which is what you’ll now need if you plan to travel from the United States to Mexico. You can find complete instructions for applying for a passport at the United States Department of State website. Basically, [...]
Few other destinations offer as many different types of caves to explore as Mexico. From vertical caves to horizontal caves and from limestone caves to volcanic caves, you can find it all in Mexico.
In Western Mexico, home to Guadalajara, you can find a number of different types of caves to explore, whether you’re exploring [...]
It’s a shame really that so many people’s experience with Mexican food is limited to tacos, nachos and burritos. While these foods are quite tasty in their own right, they don’t even begin to hint at the wide variety of wonderful cuisine you can find throughout Mexico.
Traditionally, the native peoples of Mexico lived on [...]
Few things can spoil a vacation as quickly or as definitively as being robbed, attacked or thrown in jail. If you’re planning a trip to Mexico, you need to be aware of the proper precautions to take for your safety. Most of these precautions are the same ones you’d use in any foreign [...]
When you think of Mexico, Cancun usually comes to mind. However, Cancun isn’t the only vacation destination in Mexico. Oaxaca Mexico is a wonderful place where you can find natural spas, plant life, waterfalls, beaches, and caves. More than just a place with great food, you can visit Oaxaca and witness its bizarre natural beauty [...]
To those in the know, Acapulco offers much more than nightlife and beaches. This is because the city is an old city, not just a municipality developed to attract tourists. In Old Acapulco, you can visit the town’s traditional square, or zocalo. Nearby, you can visit Fort San Diego, a 400 years [...]
Taking a cruise can be a wonderful way to vacation and Mexico is a great choice for your destination. However, to get a great deal, you should choose a cruise that not only meets your budget but that also meets your needs. As with any purchase, buying poor quality – even if it’s [...]
Veracruz, Mexico is a town with a rich, beautiful history. Built in 1608, the Municipal Palace is a beautiful colonial building that’s well worth a visit. From the stylized belfry, you can watch galleons arrive in port, and be sure to check out the archways of the inner patio as well. You [...]
Central America was once home to the pre-Colombian Mayans, a people with a rich cultural heritage whose descendants are still found there today. If you want to learn more about the Mayan people, plan a visit to the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico to see its Mayan ruins.
The most well known destination for visiting Mayan [...]
When you’re traveling abroad, you sometimes have to choose between staying in the tourist areas and seeing the way the locals live. But in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, it’s easy to do both. Old Town – or Viejo Vallarta, as it’s more properly known – isn’t actually the oldest part of the town, but [...]
If you want to buy a vacation home in Mexico, you may be thinking about a quiet home on a secluded stretch of beach. Unfortunately, the Mexican constitution has some restrictions that mean making that vision a reality is slightly more complicated.
In Mexico, foreigners can invest in property as long as it isn’t [...]
Anytime you’re traveling, you need to take certain steps to protect yourself, such as avoiding areas with a high crime rate and being careful with your passport and ATM cards. You have to watch for pickpockets in crowded areas and learn how to avoid carjacking on the road. You also need to know [...]
Acapulco is one of the greatest cities I to visit. The scenery of Acapulco is breath taking. Everything in Alcapulco is far from ordinary, from the beautiful Sea port in the State of Guerrro on the Pacific coast of Mexico to the entertaining night life. It’s unique location is what makes this city a [...]
Some people do not associate shopping with a Mexican vacation, and I cannot understand why. The streets are flooded with merchants with unique pieces of jewelry at very affordable prices. It’s almost a sin not to shop! Cozumel, in particular, is one of the best places to shop.
The shop owners and people are very [...]
This oasis of beaches located 63 miles from the US border is filled with fun and excitement. It’s filled with bars and great restaurants. It has days and nights full of partying waiting for you to go and visit. Other than partying, Rocky Point offers activities sure to keep everyone entertained and forget about all [...]
Located on the border of America, Tijuana is one of the most visited cities in Mexico. Visitors enjoy its nightlife, world-class restaurants, museums, and bull fights. You can also find a lot of typical Mexican art there. You can party or shop til you drop. Either way you will love your stay in Tijuana, Mexico. [...]
If you’ve never been to Mexico, then a great place to start your expedition is in Mexico City! Mexico’s capital is a mix of modern and ancient Mexico. If museums are the kind of attractions you’re looking for then Mexico City is the place! The Plaza de la Constitucion or Zocalo is in Mexico City’s [...]
Linguistically, Los Cabos means “the capes.” However, for many people, Los Cabos means a good time in the beautiful weather of tropical Mexico. The cities of Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo – and the tourist corridor between them – make up Los Cabos, found at the southern tip of the [...]