Posts From Category: México

Learning Spanish

I almost feel guilty writing this post in English, but this post is for my English-speaking friends who wish they could speak Spanish. Perhaps it has always been on your list of things to do, but it’s so hard to find time, right? If this is you, I have a suggestion. Take some time, commit …

Keeping it simple at Chichén Itzá

Chichén Itzá is one of the most well-known ancient cities in the world. I have wanted to visit this bucketlist item for years, and I’m certainly not the only one. Since it’s such a popular destination, there are tons of tours available, but they tend to be expensive. We learned from our trip to Celestún that …

Daytrip to Celestún

We decided to try a daytrip on our own last weekend. After an amazing trip to Uxmal, we heard that Celestún (although offered by many tour companies) was a pretty low-key situation that we could easily handle on our own. I’m happy to report that it went perfectly. Celestún is well-known as a place to go …

We made it to Mexico!

And we couldn’t be happier. It’s only been a couple of days, but things are working out beautifully. Here are a few highlights so far: Our place! Like many travelers, we looked to airbnb when finding a place to stay, and our accommodations couldn’t be better. There is plenty of space, and a nice kitchen, which is great …