Category: Mexico

Popotla: Baja’s Secret Fishing Village

We love visiting Baja any chance we can get. Aside from the lovely people and the language learning opportunities, our favorite part = the food! Mexican seafood is probably our favorite genre of food and Baja has the best. We thought we hit the jackpot when we discovered Puerto Nuevo’s lobster scene but we were […]

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Isla Mujeres

6 Reasons to Travel to Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres often gets overlooked when people plan their Quintana Roo vacations, however this 4 mile long island is a fabulous destination within itself! Isla is a short ferry ride from Cancun, but a world apart. Most people come over for a quick visit but don’t limit yourself to a day trip, book a hotel […]

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Ruta del vino

The New Napa : Valle de Guadalupe & Mexican Wine Country

We are wine lovers! Living in Southern California has allowed us to visit some fabulous wineries in Napa, Sonoma, and Temecula. We had been wine tasting in Baja before, and were itching to get back. So we grabbed our SENTRI pass and some friends and hit the road to Valle de Guadalupe! If you’re looking […]

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Sunset from Mateos in Tulum

Tulum 2.0

It had been 7 months since we last visited Tulum and we were dying to get back so since I had a week off work and Grant works mostly from home we packed our bags and headed to Riviera Maya (click here to see our first Tulum blog post)! DAY TRIPS Well more like half-day […]

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Telefonica Gastro Park

Not Yo Mama’s Tijuana

Last Saturday we didn’t have any plans (a rare occasion) and since we are blessed with our proximity to an international border, Grant and I  decided to head over to Mexico for the afternoon to practice some Spanish. We’ve visited Tijuana several times in our journeys to Baja California but we had never experienced it quite […]

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Tulum, Mexico’s Best Kept Secret…Until Now

Grant and I LOVE Mexico! We’ve been at least a dozen times and we cannot get enough! The food, the people, the language, the landscape; it is all sublime. But this past weekend we died and went to Mexico heaven aka TULUM!!! I hadn’t heard of Tulum until a year or so ago, but it […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Baja

When we first moved to San Diego we were excited to visit our neighbors to the south. After talking with a few locals that painted a rather gloomy picture of Baja we decided to give it a try for ourselves. From the first time we visited we were hooked and we continue to head to […]

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