Mexico City

When I told people I booked a trip for my partner and I to go Mexico City I got two types of feedback, one was praise and re-assurance that the city was a safe and fantastic place to visit and the other was that of concern. I did appreciate the concern people felt for my…

Resort Review: Occidental Grand Xcaret

Occidental Grand Xcaret is a resort conveniently located beside the Xcaret ecological park in the Mayan Riveria, Mexico. This five star resort is massive complex that boasts 11 restaurants, 10 bars and 700 rooms. The resort is surrounded by lush vegetation and natural wildlife. The resort is fairly large, and this can make walking around…

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Playa Del Carmen has a bit of it everything and it really shows. The city was a small fishing town that mainly serviced passengers to Cozumel. A transition happened over the past fifteen years where tourists no longer come to Playa Del Carmen just to get to the island of Cozumel. Sure, that is certainly…