Top 10 Things to Do in Río Lagartos, Mexico: a Hidden Yucatán Gem

Here, our top picks of what to do, where to eat and where to stay right now in the picturesque paradise of Río Lagartos, from a sunrise boat tour of the reserve to the BEST coconut shrimp to everything you need to know about visiting those Insta-famous pink lakes.

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Where to Eat, Sleep and Play in Puerto Morelos, the Mexican Caribbean’s Best Kept Secret: a 2021 Travel Guide

Your ultimate guide to where to eat, sleep and play in Puerto Morelos, from the best beach clubs and boutique hotels to delicious seafood-with-a-view, sailing and snorkel excursions to extreme adventures (not exaggerating here!) in the jungle.

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Cozumel Travel Guide: Your Perfect Day Trip in 2021

Located in the sparkling Caribbean Sea about 19 kilometers (12 miles) from the mainland of Mexico’s Riviera Maya, the island of Cozumel beckons with sparkling turquoise waters, fascinating Mayan ruins set in the jungle, hotels & beach clubs in abundance, and the world’s second largest barrier reef system waiting to be explored by snorkelers and divers alike.

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Best Things to Do, Eat & See on Beautiful Isla Mujeres: a 2021 Travel Guide

Isla Mujeres: a literal slice of paradise tucked into the sparkling waters of the Mexican Caribbean. This tiny island gem stretches just 4.3 miles (7 kilometers) long and barely 1/2 mile (650 meters) wide, filled with swaying palm trees, white sand beaches, laid back island vibes and stunning coastal views.

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We Stayed at a Mexico Resort During Covid (Feb ’21), and This is What it Was Like.

Following our recent roundup of resorts in Mexico’s Riviera Maya offering free Covid testing and, in the event you test positive, low to no-cost quarantine accommodations, we decided to check one out for ourselves. And what better way than checking in to The Grand at Moon Palace Cancun? A sprawling beachfront retreat located just 45…

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Your Ultimate Travel Guide to Magical Oaxaca City, Mexico 2021

Your ultimate guide to the best things to do, eat and see in Oaxaca City right now (2021), covering everything from restaurants to street food, mercados to mezcal bars, historic sights to archaeological sites and the best hotels for post-exploration R&R.

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Everything You Need to Know About Visiting (& Mastering!) the Famed Grilled Meat Hall at Oaxaca’s Mercado 20 de Noviembre

Your step-by-step guide on how to master Oaxaca’s famed Pasillo de Carnes Asadas (Grilled Meat Hall) like a pro.

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LA CATRINA: Mexico’s Grande Dame of Death

While in Oaxaca, Alberto had the opportunity to photograph a beautiful portrait series celebrating Mexico’s iconic Catrina, the famed figurehead now synonymous with Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead). Held in collaboration with an incredibly talented team, we are thrilled to share the results!

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How to Visit Mexico’s Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve On Your Own

This post has been updated as of September 2020. If you’re headed to Mexico’s Riviera Maya anytime soon, you would be remiss not to add a day trip (or longer!) to the sparkling coastline’s hidden gem located just south of Tulum: the UNESCO-protected Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. Renowned for its preserved, natural beauty and wildlife,…

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How to Visit Kaan Luum Lagoon: Tulum’s Hidden Oasis

There are plenty of places to find paradise in Tulum, the chic beach destination located on the southern end of Mexico’s Riviera Maya. But how about an off-the-beaten-path paradise with little to no crowds? Magical Kaan Luum Lagoon awaits.

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