21 BEST Mayan Ruins in Mexico: Your Local’s 2023 Guide

When you think of the best Mayan ruins in Mexico, the first place that is likely to spring to the forefront of your mind is probably Chichen Itza. While Chichen Itza is very worthy of your time and is absolutely as breathtaking as the guidebooks would have you believe (it is one of the 7 … Read more

Visiting Frida Kahlo’s House: Your 2023 Guide to Casa Azul

Visiting the Frida Kahlo museum (also known as “Casa Azul” – the blue house) is a highlight of any trip to Mexico City. Kahlo, known for her signature monobrow and self-portrait paintings, is one of the most famous Mexican figures to have ever lived.  Her house in the leafy, artistic district of Coyoacán is where … Read more

Living in Merida Mexico: What is it REALLY Like – A Local’s Guide

Living in Merida is a dream for many people who hope to relocate or retire to sunnier climes in Southern Mexico. Although Merida has not yet hit the mainstream as a tourism destination, the word is slowly getting out about the cultured Yucatan capital. Merida is one of the most beautiful colonial cities in Mexico. … Read more