Exploring the Yucatan Peninsula: Glorious Haciendas & Mayan Culture

Traveling to the Yucatan peninsula is such a short journey but feels like a million miles away! Flights into Merida are currently non-stop from Houston, Miami, and Mexico City. I enjoyed an unplanned stopover in one of my favorite food cities in the world: Mexico City. I took advantage of this quick stop to check into …

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Cabo – Sophisticated and Luxurious, if you know where to go!

Cabo is such a perfect beach holiday destination. While arriving by car would be a grueling 25 hour drive from San Diego down to the tip of the Baja Peninsula, arriving by plane from much of the continental USA is a breeze and the remote location pays off quickly! Cabo is most simply defined as the …

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Imanta: A Complete Escape near Puerto Vallarta

Do you ever return from a holiday so exhausted that you need a vacation? Picking the right kind of place to unwind is really important. Picking a destination where you can connect with nature, listen to nothing but an ocean breeze, watch a lizard scurry or bird flutter, and be totally unconnected may be the …

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Cancun vs. Riviera Maya vs. Tulum

Mexico always delivers on all levels for me – incredibly delicious cuisine, warm and intuitive service, some of the most beautiful white-sand beaches in the hemisphere, and not to mention the incredible history, culture, art, and adventure. While many Americans might not think of a flight to Cancun as being a truly "international" experience, it …

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Nizuc: The new game in town near Cancun!

Whatever your impressions of Cancun are, there is a new player in town and for the sophisticated traveler, not to be missed!  Nizuc is a sleek and unique resort that has recently opened not more than 10 minutes from the Cancun airport on a quiet  bay with the Cancun hotel zone nearby yet a million …

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