• 11 Things To Know About Renting a Scooter in Cozumel in 2024

    A trip to Cozumel was one of the first things I did on my 2-months trip traveling around the Yucatan Peninsula. The first two nights I got stuck partying in Playa del Carmen before I escaped the hustle and bustle and decided to take the ferry from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel. I rented an amazing condo at El Cantil Cozumel and did some amazing snorkeling trips. After a couple days I decided to rent a scooter on Cozumel to explore the island in search for deserted beaches.

  • 12 Best Cenotes Near Valladolid in 2024

    On my Yucatan itinerary I saved some days for visiting Valladolid, Mexico and NOT for its nearby world wonder Chichen Itza. It are actually the cenotes around Valladolid that make this city one of the best places to visit in Yucatan Peninsula. After you read this travel blog about the Valladolid cenotes I am sure you get itchy feet visiting this city in the center of the Yucatan Peninsula.

  • 13 Things To Do In Costa Maya / Mahahual in 2024

    The Yucatan Peninsula has always been one of my favorite places to visit in Mexico. And one of the best places to see in the Yucantan Peninsula is the lovely beach village Mahahual in Costa Maya. Don't hesitate to add this place to your Yucatan itinerary!

    More than anything I loved the super laid-back vibe at this fishing village transformed into a popular tourist destination in Yucatan. In this Costa Maya travel guide I will tell you all the best things to do in Costa Maya and secret travel tips I found out about Mahahual.

  • 14 Things About Cenote Agua Dulce & Palomitas

     

    On my Yucatan Peninsula road trip I decided to visit all the cenotes near Valladolid and found some hidden gems you won’t often see in other Valladolid travel guides. With Cenote Suytun and Ik Kil being so immense popular people are forgetting about those cenotes a little off the beaten track, but these ones are just as gorgeous.

  • 14 Things To Know About Cenote Sac Aua

     

    While most people flock to cenote Suytun, cenote Ik Kil or cenote Xcanche when they travel to Valladolid there are a couple less popular cenotes that are equally stunning. Off the beaten path in Yucatan, not touristy yet very unique is Sac Aua. One of the 12 cenotes around Valladolid worth visiting.

  • 18 Things To Know About Cenote Suytun

     

    During my 2 months backpacking in Yucatan I visited Valladolid Mexico 3 times. The laid back vibe of this sleepy town is contagious and on top of that it has some of the most beautiful Yucatan cenotes around. Cenote Suytun is one of them and in this blog I will tell you all about it. I visited cenote Suytun two times and these are all my tips. In this blog you will also find a Suytun vlog.

  • 18 Things To Know About Cenote Zaci in Valladolid

    Traveling to Valladolid in Yucatan and looking for a cool cenote to visit? Cenote Zaci is right in the heart of Valladolid, only a couple blocks away from the main square. In this Cenote Zaci travel guide you can read everything you need to know before visiting Cenote Zaci: price, opening hours, cliff diving, restaurants and much more.

  • 20 Best Places to Visit in Mexico in 2024

    With so many beautiful places to visit in Mexico it is hard to choose where to travel. This list will give you an insight into the best places to visit in Mexico, including the best tourist attractions and things to do. If you need some Mexico travel inspiration and can't decide where to go next, this is the perfect article for you.

    In total I spent more than 3 months driving around Mexico in rental cars and took multiple domestic flights around the country. As of January 2024 I visited almost every state in Mexico.

  • 21 Best Places To Visit in Yucatan Peninsula in 2024

    Are you planning your trip to Yucatan and wondering what are the best places to see? I visited the Yucatan Peninsula many times and stayed in total a couple months. It took me a couple years to visit all the tourist attractions and highlights in the Yucatan Peninsula.

    In this list you will find the best places to visit and coolest things to do, but don't worry you don't need a couple months the see the best places. But if you want to see the main tourist attractions you will need a couple days, preferably somewhere around 2 weeks.

  • 21 Things To Know Before You Travel to Rio Lagartos

    Welcome to the sleepy fishing town on the North shores of the Yucatan Peninsula. Life is slow, but life is good at Rio Lagartos. Lately I traveled to Rio Lagartos again to see Las Coloradas Pink Lake, but I ended up staying here a couple nights as I fell in love with its vibe. In this Rio Lagartos travel blog I will give you all the travel tips I collected while exploring the village and all the things to do.

  • 22 Things To Know Before Traveling To Valladolid Mexico

    One of the most laid-back cities in the Yucatan Peninsula is Valladolid. A small and charming city right in the heart of the peninsula. This is a complete guide for traveling to Valladolid with things to do, places to see, where to eat, rooftop bars, where to stay and everything else you need to know when visiting Valladolid in the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico.

  • 22 Tips For Backpacking Yucatan Peninsula in 2024

    Throughout all my Yucatan travel blogs I have constantly been preaching that traveling the Yucatan Peninsula does not have to be expensive. It just comes down to how much budget you have! Prices in Yucatan and traveling around the peninsula are probably only a fraction of what things cost in your hometown, but please refrain yourself from saying the Yucatan is cheap.

    The more you explain the locals how cheap it is to travel to Yucatan Peninsula the more expensive it becomes. Keep in mind that for locals the tourist prices in the Yucatan are expensive!

  • 25 Things To Know About Cenote Ik Kil Yucatan

     

    There are more than 10 cenotes around Valladolid in Yucatan Peninsula and I visited all of them. Last but not least on my bucketlist was Cenote Ik Kil. In this travel blog you will find everything you need to know when you visit Ik Kil. The opening times, how to get there, prices, facilities and even how to get the cenote all to yourself! Also find a vlog below of my adventures visiting Cenote Ik Kil.

    In Mayan language Ik Kil means: The Place of The Winds!

  • 26 Things To Do In Isla Mujeres in 2024

    Traveling to Cancun any time soon? Don't forget to put Isla Mujeres on your things to do list. This gorgeous little island just off the coast from Cancun is a popular day trip destination in the Riviera Maya, but there is more. You can easily spend a couple days on Isla Mujeres and discover more of this beautiful island. In this complete guide I will you all the best things to do and places to see in Isla Mujeres.

  • 32 Things To Know Before Traveling to Isla Holbox in 2024

    Just 30 minutes after I arrived I knew immediately that traveling to Isla Holbox was a great decision! Wow, what a little paradise I just discovered up on the north coast of the Yucatan peninsula! The sandy roads, the laid-back vibe, the Caribbean sea, the beautiful beaches and so many travelers and happy faces. The perfect place to live an islandlife!

    In this complete Isla Holbox travel guide I will tell you everything you need to know when visiting Isla Holbox. The best places to see, things to do, where to stay, where to eat, how much it costs, how to get there, is it safe, activities, the internet situation, best time to visit and much more.

  • 46 Things To Know Before Traveling to Merida Mexico in 2024

    By connecting all the amazing places to visit in Yucatan Peninsula I created the ultimate itinerary for traveling to Yucatan. Of course the capital of the Yucatan state was part of this big trip and that is how I ended up staying in Merida for 10 days.

    In this Merida Mexico travel blog I listed all travel tips I could find while eating, drinking, living, sleeping and day tripping around this authentic Mexican city.

  • Best E-Sim Cards for Traveling to Mexico in 2024

    Are you planning your trip to Mexico and looking for the best way to stay connected with an e-sim card? This is a complete guide with everything you need to know about using an e-sim card when traveling to Mexico including a comparison of the best Mexico e-sim cards in 2024.

  • Buying a Prepaid Sim Card for Mexico in 2024

    Traveling to Mexico soon and preparing for your trip? Don't get stuck with high roaming charges or slow overseas data roaming packages which limit the internet speed. Get yourself a local prepaid sim card or an e-sim card for Mexico, it is cheap and you get the best 4G/5G network connection, fastest data speed and big data bundle packages for much less than overseas data roaming plans.

    This is a complete guide for buying a sim card for traveling to Mexico with where to buy a sim card, the best 4G/5G network in Mexico, up to date prices as per June 2024, the best e-sim cards for Mexico, information about international sim cards and everything else you need to know.

  • Buying a Sim Card at Mexico City Airport in 2024

    Planning a trip to Mexico and flying to Mexico City airport and wondering if you can buy a sim card on arrival? Don’t waste money on expensive roaming charges and get yourself a local prepaid sim card at Mexico City Airport.

    In this guide I will tell you everything you need to know with up to date information where tourists can buy a sim card for Mexico at the Mexico City Airport, with up to date prices as per January 2024, my recommendation, more info about the 4G/5G network coverage of the mobile internet providers, the best e-sim cards for Mexico in 2024 and even info about international sim cards.

  • Buying a Sim Card in Playa Del Carmen in 2024

    Traveling to Playa del Carmen soon and preparing for your Mexico holiday? Don't get stuck with high roaming costs and or slow overseas data roaming. Get yourself a prepaid sim card on arrival or simply order an e-sim card for your trip to Playa del Carmen. How and where? It is very easy!

    This is a complete guide for finding the best sim card for traveling to Playa del Carmen in 2024. Find out where to buy a sim card in Playa del Carmen, up to date prices as per January 2024, info about Cancun Airport sim cards, the best mobile data network and everything else you need to know.

  • Coba Ruins vs. Tulum Ruins | Which One To Visit

     

    After my Tulum and Coba tour I was often asked what I liked the most and therefore decided to write an article about it. In this Coba vs Tulum travel blog I will explain both Maya sites and which one I would recommend you to visit if you have to choose one.

  • Puerto Morelos Travel Blog | A Hidden Gem in Quintana Roo

    Welcome to a sleepy little beach town in and between two of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico! Sounds like a great plan to get a little away from the tourist trail and off the beaten track in Quintana Roo, right? The coastline down from Cancun all the way South to Mahahual surely has loads of undiscovered places and Puerto Morelos is one of them. On my Yucatan itinerary I reserved two days to get to know this lovely beach town. Read all about my experiences in this Puerto Morelos travel blog, with tips for restaurants and things to do.

  • Review Boutique Hotel Morgana | Playa del Carmen

     

    Choosing where to stay in Playa Del Carmen can be difficult as there are many options and you can get easily lost in all tips that are offered to stay in this area. If you are looking for a Playa del Carmen boutique hotel which is located downtown in Playa del Carmen please be invited to read below review of Hotel Morgana.

  • Review Hacienda Morelos Beachfront Hotel | Puerto Morelos

    If you haven't been to Mexico before you’re likely to stay in a large resort or perhaps somewhere in Cancun or Playa del Carmen, both cities are drawing many tourists. Obviously, there are also other places to visit which are less known by the large audience. Puerto Morelos is one of those little Caribbean towns with a friendly, laid-back atmosphere. Read all about it in my Puerto Morelos travel blog.

  • Review Kuka y Naranjo Boutique Hotel Merida Mexico

    When I decided to travel to Merida Mexico I had no intention staying 2 weeks in this chaotic but beautiful historical city. Day by day I started to like Merida more and more. I got to know some off the beaten path places where only locals go and made some local friends.

    Im sure my Merida Mexico travel tips will help you out a lot, check out my Merida travel guide in the link. What made my stay extra special was that I stayed in a super lovely and charming boutique hotel: Kuka y Naranjo.

    In this review you will find out why I think this is one of the best places to stay in Merida Mexico and it is not going to break the bank.

  • Review Selvatica Extreme Canopy | Crazy Day Trip

     

    A great day out in the Jungle and one of the best day trips from Cancun or Playa del Carmen! Quintana Roo is full of adventure theme parks, but the Selvatica Extreme Canopy adventure was one of the highlights of my trip to Quintana Roo. When traveling to Yucatan Peninsula and looking for adventure put this one on your bucketlist!

  • Tulum and Coba Tour with Alltournative

     

    During my time traveling in Quintana Roo I wanted to get a slice of Mayan culture. I had so many adventures on my Yucatan Peninsula itinerary but nothing included any Maya ruins and that is one thing that definitely can’t be missed on your trip to Quintana Roo. There are a couple beautiful Maya sites and first I looked up the difference between Coba vs. Tulum, but in the end found a tour that was perfectly tailored to me: Tulum and Coba including a Maya Village Tour.

  • What It’s Like To Travel To Mexico During COVID

     

    Mexico was one of the first countries to open for international travelers without any restrictions and therefore it was an easy decision for me to travel to Mexico in September 2020. What are the restrictions? The rules regarding the Corona virus and how much did it change… read it all in this Mexico travel blog based on my own experiences.