How to Get from Merida to Chichen Itza in 2023: A Local’s Guide

If you are using Merida as your base during your time in the Yucatan, you are probably curious about how to get from Merida to Chichen Itza. Afterall, this spectacular Mayan site is one of the seven wonders of the world, and it is the entire raison d’être that a lot of people plan their … Read more

Cancun to Merida Mexico: How to Make the Journey in 2023

Getting from Cancun to Merida during your time in Mexico is relatively easy to do. There are several different methods of transport available to you for making the journey and all of them are pretty affordable.  Arguably the only downside is that the 303km journey does take several hours when you are travelling by road, … Read more

Edzna Ruins Mexico: The Mayan City You Forgot

The Edzná ruins in the southeastern Mexican state of Campeche are what remains of an impressive ancient city that thrived during the days of the Ancient Mayans. In its heyday, more than 25,000 people called Edzná their home, and the settlement sprawled across a whopping 25 square kilometres, making the city larger than Chichen Itza. … Read more

35 Best Restaurants in Merida, Mexico: 2023 Guide by a Local

If you are going to be spending any amount of time in the Yucatan capital, you are probably interested to know what the best restaurants in Merida, Mexico actually are. While Merida has started to appear on people’s Mexico travel radars more frequently in recent years, its foodie scene is often underrated. Merida is often … Read more

Perfect 3-Day Merida Itinerary for 2023: Written by a Local

If you are planning a trip to southeastern Mexico, the “White City” of Mérida ought to be high on your bucket list of places to visit during your travels. The city, known as the cultural capital of the Yucatan, is home to some of the most beautiful colonial-style architecture in all of Latin America, spectacular … Read more

Best Mexican Airlines: Your 2023 Guide by a Local

If you are flying domestically or internationally to, from, or within Mexico, you probably want to know what the best Mexican airlines are, what they offer, and if there are any Mexican airlines that are best avoided. Honestly, there is no such thing as a “bad” Mexican airline.  There are currently eight main carriers here … Read more