Mexican Superstitions: 34 Weird and Wonderful Superstitions

Mexican superstitions are as much a part of the culture in Mexico as the traditional food and Mexican traditions. Many have been passed down for generations and despite the fact that a lot of people know that there is no truth behind having to do something a certain way to prevent bad luck, people do … Read more

Mexican Chiapas Coffee: Culture, Heritage and Flavor (2023 Guide)

Mexican Chiapas coffee is among the best coffee that you can try. This is not just restricted to within Mexico but in the world.  When people think about excellent-tasting, high-quality coffee produced in Latin and South America, Mexico isn’t the first country that springs to mind. Indeed, the coffee produced in Colombia and Ecuador seems … Read more

25 Incredible Things to do in San Cristobal de Las Casas [2023]

San Cristobal de Las Casas is a gorgeous settlement nestled in the mountains of Chiapas. It is the raison d’etre that most people even venture to Chiapas state in the first place and it should rank high on your Mexico bucket list. You could easily dedicate a week to exploring San Cristobal de Las Casas … Read more

11 Wonderful Things to do in Comitan Chiapas Mexico in 2023

Comitan Chiapas is a gorgeous city and pueblo magico in the southernmost part of Chiapas state. Despite its charm and proximity to many of Chiapas’ main tourist attractions, it has remained off the main tourist trail, at least for now.  However, Comitan is just as worthy a base for your exploration of Chiapas as the … Read more

San Juan Chamula – A Chiapas Town Like No Other [Your 2023 Guide]

San Juan Chamula is a small town just 11km (25 minutes) away from the charming Chiapas pueblo magico of San Cristobal de las Casas. It is a settlement like no other, with a culture that is deeply entwined with ancient spiritual practices and religion.  The Iglesia de San Juan Chamula  The raison d’être for most … Read more

Zinacantán Mexico: Indigenous Village in the Heart of Chiapas

Zinacantán Mexico is a little town in the southern part of the central Chiapas highlands. While globally, few people have heard of Zinacantán, the town is a popular day trip destination from San Cristobal de las Casas. Zinacantán Mexico There are 68 different indigenous groups living in Mexico, each of which speaks a native language … Read more

Ek Balam Mayan Ruins: Your Complete 2023 Guide

Ek Balam is an Ancient Maya archaeological state situated in the heart of the Yucatan peninsula. It sits close to the settlement of Temozon. The site is 28km north of Valladolid, 175.1 km east of Merida, and 171km west of Cancun respectively. The name Ek Balam translates to meaning black jaguar or dark jaguar in … Read more

Mexican Men: What to Expect Dating a Mexican Guy

Mexican men: what are they like and what can you expect when dating a Mexican guy? Mexican Men First and foremost, it is important not to stereotype or generalize when talking about dating Mexican men. A person’s race, nationality, or culture does not dictate what their personality and attitude towards women is like.  If someone … Read more

52 Mexico Travel Tips to Know Before You Go (Your Local’s Guide)

Looking for Mexico travel tips to help you plan your Mexican adventure? Look no further.  All of the answers to your burning questions about traveling to Mexico are covered here. These are a mixture of things you absolutely need to know, and those you never even knew you needed.  Better still? They have been written … Read more