Mexico

Mayan ruins in the Yucatan

5 Popular Mayan ruins in the Yucatan Peninsula

By Janice and George

The ancient Mayans built elaborate sites, invented a calendar and sacrificed humans to the gods. To learn more about them, 5 Mayan ruins in the Yucatan Peninsula are popular and easy to visit.

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Guanajuato Mummy Museum

Death on display at Guanajuato’s Mummy Museum

By Janice and George

The extraordinary Guanajuato Mummy Museum has over 100 mummies, including one of a woman buried alive. There’s also a poignant gallery of baby mummies. Not for the squeamish…

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Mexico bus

First class Mexico bus service like flying business class

By Janice and George

First class bus in Mexico? Indeed! We rode first class Mexico buses between several colonial Mexican cities, and found them to be a little like flying business class.

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Pueblo Bonito resorts

Pueblo Bonito resorts in Cabo: Which is best?

By Janice and George

The Pueblo Bonito brand in Cabo San Lucas offers sun, sand and sea and good dose of affordable luxury. We’ve stayed at or inspected all of their resorts. Here’s our view on the best Pueblo Bonito resort in Cabo.

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Beaches in Cabo San Lucas

5 Best Beaches in Cabo San Lucas

By Janice and George

Sure, Medano Beach is the most popular. But you’ll want to check out these other great beaches in Cabo San Lucas too! All but one are swimmable beaches.

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mayan ruins of Tulum

Exploring the ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum

By Janice and George

The Mayan ruins of Tulum are the loveliest of the ancient Mayan cities you can visit in Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Discover Mayan secrets and tips on how to visit the Tulum ruins.

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Whale watching in Cabo San Lucas

What a Fluke! Whale watching in Cabo San Lucas

By Janice and George

Each winter, thousands of whales migrate to the Baja waters. Go whale watching in Cabo San Lucas to see them breaching and showing off their tale flukes!

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5 star hotels in Cabo San Lucas

11 Chic boutique and 5 star hotels in Cabo San Lucas

By Janice and George

The 5 star hotels in Cabo San Lucas are among the most deluxe in the world; the boutique hotels are cool too. (Pssst! Discover where Jennifer Aniston likes to bed down.)

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things to do in the Riviera Maya

Totally awesome things to do in Riviera Maya

By Janice and George

Itching to swim with turtles? Love to see a magical Cirque du Soleil show? Check out these awesome things to do in Riviera Maya, Mexico (when you can tear yourself away from your fabulous resort, of course).

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Orozco murals

Hot Art: Visiting Orozco’s fiery murals in Guadalajara

By Janice and George

He lost an eye and a hand in a fireworks accident. Yet Jose Clemente Orozco was one of Mexico’s great muralists – who painted some fiery murals in Guadalajara.

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Hotel El Ganzo, the best boutique hotel in San Jose del Cabo

Oasis of Creative Cool: Hotel El Ganzo

By Janice and George

Nothing in Los Cabos is quite like this super-cool, adults-only hotel. At Hotel El Ganzo, artists and musicians stay to paint and record songs.

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Los Cabos Grand Velas

Is Los Cabos Grand Velas the Best All-Inclusive Resort in Cabo?

By Janice and George

The Los Cabos Grand Velas has upped the wow factor with $25,000 gold-flaked tacos and $2 million teen parties. For pure luxe, this is the best of the best all-inclusive Cabo resorts!

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One and Only Palmilla

One and Only Palmilla: There’s only one

By Janice and George

For years, we’ve lusted to know why the One & Only Palmilla is so special that Hollywood royalty flock to it in droves. Now after staying here, we know.

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snorkeling in cabo san lucas

An insider guide to the best snorkeling in Cabo San Lucas and tours

By Janice and George

There’s great snorkeling in Cabo San Lucas at Santa Maria Beach, Chileno Beach and Land’s End! Here’s our guide to the six best snorkeling tours.

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