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Mexico Travel Journal Riviera Nayarit Episode 6: Tepic and More from Nayarit

Mexico Travel Journal Riviera Nayarit Episode 6: Tepic and More from Nayarit

To complete the Riviera Nayarit Mexico Travel Journal we actually left the Riviera. Yes, the last filming segments were no longer part of the pacific coast road trip, but an inland with a visit to capital city of Tepic and its surrounding areas.  So, join us as we walk the streets and squares, as we […]

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Mexico Travel Journal: Riviera Nayarit Episode 5: San Blas y Mexcaltitan

Mexico Travel Journal: Riviera Nayarit Episode 5: San Blas y Mexcaltitan

I learned about the surfing in San Blas years ago and took a roadtrip from the sun and fun of Mazatlan in the state of Sinaloa to the explore this Rivera Nayarit destination. This beach town nearly equidistant from Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta, was one of the destinations I most excited to return to see […]

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Mexico Travel Journal: Riviera Nayarit Episode 1 – An Introduction to Nayarit

Mexico Travel Journal: Riviera Nayarit Episode 1 – An Introduction to Nayarit

Do you know the Riviera Nayarit? Well, you will know the destination after watching this six episode bitacora – my travel journal – on the region.  Actually you will know more about the entire state of Nayarit as we visit places not on the coast including the capital city of Tepic. You will see first […]

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The Luxury of the Beach in Punta Mita, Mexico

The Luxury of the Beach in Punta Mita, Mexico

For many Mexico is country consisting on three main beach destinations; Los Cabos, the Riviera Maya and Cancun, and Puerto Vallarta. Yet, the country consists of so much more including many relatively “unknown” beach destinations too. Some even access the same airports as those “big 3.” If you follow along, you know I’ve make mention […]

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Episode 15: Playing in Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Episode 15: Playing in Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico

Playa. The word translates to “beach” in Spanish, but let’s also remind ourselves, “playa” contains the English word “play.” “Play” and “Beach” is a great way to start to understand Playa del Carmen one of Mexico’s most popular beach towns in the center, or rather the heart, of the famed Riviera Maya. Playa del Carmen, the […]

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X Marks the Spot; eXploring Xcaret in MeXico’s Riviera Maya

X Marks the Spot; eXploring Xcaret in MeXico’s Riviera Maya

Do tourists who visit Cancun and the Riviera Maya ever really experience the true essence of the culture of Mexico? My answer was always yes, and after month long adventure across the Riviera Maya and Yucatan I can assure you, yes, you can find it and enjoy it.  But what about the traveler who only […]

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The Buzz of Bonampak; Visiting the Mayan Sistine Chapel

The Buzz of Bonampak; Visiting the Mayan Sistine Chapel

We boarded the bus and left Palenque well before sunrise. We needed to travel far, not in distance per se, but the roads would take us through the jungles of inner Chiapas. Our destination: the Mayan Ruins of Bonampak, one of the must see, best Mayan sites in Chiapas. What’s the Buzz Inside Bonampak? The […]

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The Red Hot Tabasco Style Sunset from Villahermosa

The Red Hot Tabasco Style Sunset from Villahermosa

I walked outside the hotel to catch the fiery, red-hot, sunset over Villahermosa in the state of Tabasco, Mexico. My Mexican adventure began here and then I bused into Chiapas and attend the ATMEX (Adventure Travel MEXico) conference in Palenque. After my trip, I took an extra day to discover more of Chiapas visiting the […]

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