Chiapas is home to one of the most spectacular Maya ruins: Palenque. Here’s a everything you’d need to know about visiting the Palenque ruins.
Nellie is a book author, travel blogger, serial expat and fun mum. Having traveled to over 140 countries and lived in 5 of them, she is now a long-term expat in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. She started the Mexico travel blog to share her love for her adopted home. Read more about her and get real-time updates from her on Facebook and Instagram.
What are alebrijes? This folk art animal sculptures have evolved into a unique form of art. Here’s our guide to Mexican alebrijes.
While Day of the Dead is celebrated throughout Mexico, each region has its own unique traditions. Here are some of the best places to celebrate Day of the Dead.
Heading to the Copper Canyon? Here’s our guide to Creel, Chihuahua, the gateway to the Copper Canyon.
Heading to Mexico’s wealthiest city? Here’s our complete guide and detailed list of things to do in Monterrey.
What do the Day of the Dead symbols mean? I decipher them in this guide. Day of the Dead (or Dia de Muertos) is one… Read More »15 Day of the Dead Symbols & Traditions
Wondering what it’s like to celebrate Day of the Dead in Mexico? Here’s a comprehensive guide to Mexico’s most colorful annual event.
So when is the best time to visit Mexico City? Here’s my guide to help you determine when’s perfect for your Mexico City trip.
Looking to soak in therapeutic waters? Here’s our curated list of the best hot springs in Mexico.
As an expat living in Mexico, I’ve visited many cenotes, and the most photogenic of them all is Cenote Suytun. Here’s why.
What’s the best way to get from Cancun to Isla Mujeres? As an expat who lives here, I’m sharing the various Cancun to Isla Mujeres transportation options.
Forget the big cities, the real spirit of Guanajuato lies in its canyons, wineries and cacti-strewn highlands.
What’s the best way to get from Cancun to Cozumel? As an expat who lives here, I’m sharing the details here.
If you’re looking for an offbeat, under-the-radar place to visit, Copper Canyon Mexico is your answer. Any trip to the Copper Canyon is an adventure — whether you’re planning a trek or just sightseeing on the scenic Chepe train.
El Chepe train is lauded as one of the world’s most exciting rail trips. Here’s the ultimate Copper Canyon guide including the train route, schedule and more!
Hierve el Agua is easily a highlight of any Oaxaca itinerary. Here’s my guide on how to visit the Hierve el Agua Oaxaca waterfalls.
You don’t have to go far to see pyramids in Oaxaca! Here’s a detailed guide to Oaxaca’s Monte Alban pyramids.
Celebrating Day of the Dead in Oaxaca was a once-in-a-lifetime experience for us! Here’s my detailed guide and schedule of Dia de los Muertos events.
See the highlights of Oaxaca on this 10-day Oaxaca road trip that’ll take you from the city through the Sierra Madre mountains to the pristine beaches of the Pacific Coast.
Oaxaca is the cultural powerhouse of Mexico. To get under its skin, here are the best things to do in Oaxaca, from market tours to pyramid hikes.