It’s time to party! Each year in Mexico in late February or early March, the annual Carnival event takes place in the days leading up to Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent. In addition to Puerto Vallarta, many other cities around Mexico also celebrate with incredible Carnival celebrations including the towns of Tepoztlán, Huejotzingo, Chamula, Veracruz, Cozumel, and Mazatlán. In the towns of Veracruz, Mazatlán, and Cozumel, the celebration is next level fantastic so that it is reminiscent of the famous New Orleans’ Mardi Gras.
Are you heading to Cancun, Mexico for a vacation soon? It’s pretty easy to relax on the soft, white sandy beaches soaking up the sun, but did you know that there are so many cultural activities that you can enjoy, too? Are you ready to do something different? If you are, then you should head over to Cancun’s Mayan Village Show that is located at the Playa del Carmen at the Xcaret Eco-park.… Read the rest
A beautiful and colorful colonial city in the center of Mexico is San Miguel de Allende. Voted “Best City in the World” By Travel and Leisure Magazine in 2017, this gem is best known for its stunning baroque Spanish architecture and small town charm. With average high temperatures between between the 70’s and 80’s year round, it also has a great climate that has attracted foreigners who are now settling down in San Miguel de Allende in record numbers.… Read the rest
When you think of Mexico, do you think of polo? If you are lucky enough to live in Puerto Vallarta or in Riviera Nayarit, make sure to visit La Patrona Polo & Equestrian Club in San Pancho. Situated just north of Sayulita, La Patrona Polo & Equestrian Club is an amazing equestrian club whose goal is to train the next generation of competitive men and women polo players.… Read the rest
It’s kind of unbelievable, but 2019 has arrived and it looks like it is going to be a great year, especially in Cabo San Lucas. Tourists and locals are always enjoying fun activities because the weather year-round is fantastic and the gorgeous beaches in Cabo San Lucas are world class. You may not know it, but Cabo San Lucas it the perfect place for cultural events as well.… Read the rest
For decades, thousands of visitors worldwide have made Cancun a top vacation destination. Cancun has been a favorite and popular vacation destination for many tourists due to the numerous breathtaking and beautiful beaches and exciting things to see and do. Would you be interested in learning more information about Cancun, and perhaps learn something about Cancun that you may not have known? Below are the top 5 facts about Cancun and great Cancun activities that you and your family will enjoy.… Read the rest
If you’ve ever been in Mexico during December, you are likely familiar with the tradition of Christmas posadas. Posadas are nine days of religious observance that is celebrated mainly in Latin America, Mexico, Guatemala, and Cuba which begins on December 16th and ends on December 24th. Posadas are celebrated by individuals who appreciate the culture and holiday of the Mexican and Spanish, and this celebration has been a tradition in Mexico for over 400 years.
Isla Contoy is a small island in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo just 30 kilometers north of Isla Mujeres. Isla Contoy is ideal when you want to escape Cancun for just a day. The island of Isla Contoy measures approximately 8.5 km in length, and in February of 1998, it was designated as a national park. There is plenty of natural beauty and wildlife, which makes it a perfect escape to Isla Contoy in Cancun.
As one of the most popular (not to mention thrilling!) outdoor adventures in Los Cabos, going on a ziplining tour is sure to be one of the highlights of your vacation. Offering some of the highest, fastest and longest zip lines in Mexico, you will witness incredible, stunning vistas of Los Cabos as you effortlessly soar through the air. Children as young as seven years old can participate in this exciting activity, making it a fantastic choice for the whole family.
In Mexico’s western state of Jalisco, there is a town named Tequila that is famous for its production of the strong liquor. Located near the base of the Tequila Volcano, stunning fields of blue agave that are the liquor’s main ingredient are found on the outskirts of town. If you want to see how tequila is made up close, several distilleries and haciendas offer tours that highlight the Tequila production process.