Where to Eat in La Paz, Mexico

Some of the best food I’ve ever eaten while traveling in Mexico was in La Paz. The proximity to the the Sea of Cortez makes for super fresh seafood. But it wasn’t just the seafood that was outstanding. Breakfast, pizza and even barbeque, yes barbecue in Baja, were just a few of the amazing foods…

Where to Stay in Puerto Vallarta

It might sound strange but it seems the more hotels and resorts a destination offers, the harder it can be deciding where to stay.¬†If you have ever thought about visiting Puerto Vallarta and researched hotels, you may have noticed that there are some very distinctive neighborhoods full of resorts, hotels and condominiums. To make your…

Old School Mexico City

I fell in love with Mexico City when I was fifteen. It was a high school Spanish class trip. Till this day I still can’t believe my parents allowed me to go. I didn’t know much Spanish. It wasn’t even my high school. Someone dropped out last minute and somehow, since I had a friend…

48 Hours in Sayulita, Mexico

I have to admit I was hesitant to visit Sayulita. It seems every week I see someone posing with brightly colored pom poms or some other prop that screams I’m in Sayulita. But on a recent trip to Puerta Vallarta, the proximity to Sayulita made going there a no brainer. What I found was a…

Visiting Islas Marietas National Park

Just five miles off the coast of the Mexican State of Nayarit in the Bay of Banderas, lies a group of uninhabited islands called the Marieta Islands or las Islas Marietas. These islands are Mexico’s Galapagos Islands. Once used as target practice by the Military in the 1960’s, the islands were finally declared a National…

5 Essential Apps for Traveling in Mexico

Traveling to another country can be overwhelming if you aren’t prepared. Recently I traveled to Mexico and visited six different cities. Since I was road tripping some and traveling by plane, bus, car and boat, I sat down to do a little research on the best apps before I left.¬† I was particularly¬†interested in bus…