Best Pueblo Magicos in the Yucatan 2023 – According to a Local

Visiting Pueblo Magicos in the Yucatan is a highlight of any trip to Southern Mexico. There are nine different pueblo magicos in this region, each one seemingly more charming than the last.  If you are not familiar with the term, pueblo magicos are Mexican towns and villages that have been recognized by the Mexican tourism … Read more

20 Fascinating Facts about the Yucatan Peninsula

If you are interested in reading facts about the Yucatan, you will be fascinated by this list. The Yucatan peninsula is one of the most culturally rich parts of Mexico.  The peninsula, comprised of the states of Campeche, Quintana Roo, and the Yucatan state, is the home of Chichen Itza and several other Mayan ruins. … Read more

The Best Time to Visit the Yucatan Mexico: 2023 Local Guide

Curious about when is the best time to visit the Yucatan region in Mexico? Look no further.  This guide has been written by someone who actually lives in the Yucatan (me!) and who has experience being in the peninsula through all months and seasons. When deciding the best time to plan your trip, you need … Read more

Is the Yucatan Safe? Your 2023 Guide by a Local

Is the Yucatan safe? Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the county. Of the 25 million international travelers that visit Mexico every year, a large portion of them travel to the Yucatan. They venture to this part of the country to visit world-famous Mayan ruins, quaint traditional villages, gorgeous … Read more

Magical Yucatan Road Trip: Your 10-Day Itinerary for 2023

Embarking on a Yucatan road trip is a highlight of any trip to Mexico. In fact, for many people, seeing the sunbleached Mayan ruins and the quaint traditional villages nestled in the heart of the Yucatan is the entire reason that they decide to visit Mexico in the first place.  This guide showcases a 10-day … Read more

Chiapa de Corzo: Charming Pueblo Magico in the Heart of Chiapas

Chiapa de Corzo is often overlooked from most people’s Chiapas itineraries. If anything, it is only visited as a brief stopping point en route to San Cristobal de las Casas.  However, it is every bit as charming as San Cristobal and it is absolutely deserved of a day or two of your time if your … Read more

Sisal Yucatan: Your Complete 2023 Travel Guide by a Local

Sisal Yucatan is one of four Pueblos Magicos in the Yucatan state of Mexico. It is a charming fishing village and port town located in the northwestern part of the peninsula.  Despite being frequently overlooked in favor of more popular Mexican coastal destinations, Sisal Yucatan is a pleasant place to spend a day or two … Read more

Mexico Pueblos Magicos: 9 Gorgeous Places to Visit in 2023 

Visiting Mexico pueblos magicos is a highlight of any trip to Mexico. Whichever part of the country you opt to travel to, you will probably pass through several pueblos magicos in your wake.  What are Mexico Pueblos Magicos?  Mexico pueblos magicos are special towns and villages that have been recognized for their contribution to Mexican … Read more

27 Best Places in Yucatan Mexico to Visit in 2023

Best places in Yucatan Mexico? Too many to count.  This is one of Mexico’s most cultural and historical regions. While most Yucatan itineraries may only focus on the well-known highlights of the area such as Chichen Itza, the Yucatan capital of Merida, and pueblo magicos like Valladolid and Izamal, the Yucatan has a lot more … Read more