Things to do in Cancun
Oct13

Things to do in Cancun

There are many more things to do in Cancun than spring break and the hotel zone. Cancun actually has a lot to offer & is worth a visit.

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Room Service Cozumel–A Great Innovation!
Sep03

Room Service Cozumel–A Great Innovation!

In every city we’ve lived, I’ve found occasion to wish that there was some company that would deliver wine to my home, or to pick up a few items from the grocery store while I was busy cooking. Imagine my surprise when I discovered such a business on a small island in the Mexican Carribean.

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Why Mexico, especially the Yucatan?
Jun23

Why Mexico, especially the Yucatan?

With the Yucatan being so touristy, why on earth did we settle on this area of Mexico as a possible long-term base?

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Live your dream
Oct28

Live your dream

I connected with Val awhile ago and have enjoyed watching her journey take shape. Recently, she sold everything and moved to a city in Mexico sight unseen to pursue a dream. I’m so glad she agreed to be interviewed, and I hope you enjoy reading her story and that it inspires you to live your dream. You recently sold most of your possessions, including your home, to create a new life for yourself. Where did you move and why did you...

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Visiting the Tulum Ruins
Jun17

Visiting the Tulum Ruins

I recently realized that for some odd reason I’ve missed writing about a lot of places in Latin America. Since I saw a photo from the Tulum ruins while I was looking through some of my pictures, I decided to start there. And because I also get a lot of questions about this city. Tulum is a town in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. It tends to be one of the Yucatan’s more popular areas. I suppose its close proximity to Playa del Carmen...

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