As a Texan, I have an intimate and sometimes complicated relationship with Mexico. It’s only a 4 hour drive away from me, but it seems like a whole different hemisphere. The culture, the history, and food, and the gorgeous locales – it really is the definition of “abundant.” When I travel to Mexico, I try to experience the country and the people with an open mind and an open heart.
Welcome to my Playa del Carmen travel guide! It’s one of my favorite places in the whole world and I’m excited to share all my best Mexico travel tips with you. If you are traveling to Playa del Carmen, you’re in for a treat! Watch my “Know Before You Go” video below to see where to visit, what to eat, and what to see when you’re in Playa Del Carmen. Getting to Playa Del Carmen The closest airport to Playa del Carmen is the Cancun International Airport. It’s easy to get a taxi or airport shuttle to your hotel in
My girlfriends and I spent a week in Cabo San Lucas and decided to take one day to take a Todos Santos day trip. We started our day with shopping in Todos Santos including some great homemade shops off the beaten path. For the very best of Todos Santos drinks, make sure to stop by Tequila Sunrise. The ‘King of Margaritas’ made us some delicious drinks along with amazing Todos Santos food. Our driver from Danny Boy Tours told us about this restaurant along with his favorite Todos Santos attractions. Todos Santos Mexico is also where you can catch the
Are you traveling to Cabo San Lucas soon? These are the top 10 things to do in Cabo San Lucas! It’s one of my favorite places in the whole world and I’m excited to share the best things to do in Cabo. Today, I’m sharing what to see and do in Cabo. I talk about my favorite Cabo food tour, shopping in Cabo, and the best nightlife in Los Cabos. If you want to see where to watch a Cabo sunset, watching a Cabo sunrise on the Cabo beaches. I hope you enjoy my Baja California Peninsula guide. Go shopping on
This is everything you need to know before your first trip to Cabo San Lucas. It’s one of my favorite places in the whole world and today, I’m sharing my top 10 things to know before you go to Mexico. Cabo San Lucas is a great place to start if it’s your first time traveling to Mexico. Most vendors, shops and restaurants accept the American dollar, so you don’t need to exchange for pesos. Also, many people speak English so it’s a great first introduction to Mexico. We also head to Todos Santos for a road trip just outside of
Today, I am crossing off an adventure bucket list item. It’s whale shark season in Isla Mujeres Mexico and that means it’s prime time to see the 18 meter long whale sharks! I took two trips out with Serious Diving and here are my best tips if you decide to go on a whale watching trip. Stay tuned to the end of the video for some amazing close-up shots of the whale sharks from my GoPro. There is even one of the sharks bottling. Here are the Top 9 Tips to know before you go swimming with whale sharks!