Merida Mexico: Ultimate Merida Travel Guide (Yucatan)

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Twice voted cultural capital of Latin America, Merida Mexico is a lively city full of food and fun just waiting to be discovered. This ultimate mega guide gives you the Cliffnotes on everything you could possibly need for a short trip – from things to do, to what to eat, and best beaches and Mayan ruins nearby – and much more!

Do You Really Need Travel Insurance?

Do You Need Travel Insurance? Tips to help you decide

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“Nothing’s going to happen to me, I’m young, fit & healthy. Plus it’s expensive, and I only saved enough money for my trip…” Have you had these thoughts before going on a trip? Wondering, do you need travel insurance? You may be going travelling for the first time and just have no idea what travel insurance is, or why you even need travel insurance. Or You may have been on a …

Ultimate Packing list for long term travel (Backpacking) *2017 Update*

Ultimate Packing list for long term travel (Backpacking) *2018 Update*

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You’re going backpacking for months, how do you decide what to leave and what to take? Long term travel is all about packing light but making sure you have all the essentials to make travel as easy as possible. This packing guide is focused for couples travel but the information is pretty universal for solo travellers too. Why is our packing list the best? The answer is, there is no …

Isla Holbox Mexico – Where to Swim with Whale Sharks Mexico

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Wanting to take a beach vacation to Mexico but don’t want to be stuck in tourist hell? Well, there are a few places around that still offer a quiet beach town feel but still has all the amenities, bars and restaurants you need to have a great time. One of our favourite island getaways is Isla Holbox (pronounced Ila Holbosh). Not only is it a beautiful island, but it’s also …

Yucatan Food & Mayan Food Mega Guide: 50+ Unmissable dishes

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We had no idea when arriving to the Yucatan peninsula that Yucatan Food & Mayan Food would feature so many unique and interesting dishes. From succulent pulled pork Cochinita Pibil – a Mayan dish using Mayan/Spanish/Caribbean ingredients. To pre-colonial, traditional Mayan food, like Sikil Pak (ground pumpkin seed dip) or Pavo en Sac’kool (bush turkey in a white sauce with tomato)… To more modern innovations like panuchos (crispy deep fried tortillas …

Packing List For Mexico – Essentials Most People Forget

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Packing List For Mexico. What are the main mistakes people make when deciding what to pack for Mexico? After traveling in Mexico for over a year we have seen it all. This article will help you get it right 1st time around so you can enjoy your vacation and not spend time seeking out these common essentials.

Black Friday & Cyber Week Deals in Travel

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It’s almost time for the BIGGEST sale of the year!!! In fact, many of the below deals are already active and some are finishing by friday. So don’t waste time, grab the best prices of the year! We’ve decided to take some of the hard work out of finding the perfect travel discounts by putting together some of the best deals you’ll find this Black Friday & Cyber Monday. So …

Foodie Gifts for her - Best Food Gifts 2017

15 Best Foodie Gifts For Her – Best Food Gifts 2017

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15 Best Foodie Gifts For Her – Best Food Gifts 2017 1.Gourmet popcorn and seasoning kit To check prices and availability of this gift Click Here   2. Funny Kitchen Song Series – Set of 9 Art Prints To check prices and availability of this gift Click Here   3. Gigantic Donut Pool Float, Strawberry Frosted with Sprinkles To check prices and availability of this gift Click Here   4. Recipe Book  To …

Best places to eat in Playa Del Carmen Mexico

4 Ultimate Foodie Spots in Playa Del Carmen

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If it’s your first trip to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico you might find the choice for food a bit overwhelming. There are restaurants galore and people calling out to you telling you that their restaurant is “Of course the best food in town” – but how do you know for sure? You only have a certain amount of vacation time and you want to eat the very best….. That’s why …