Where to Stay in Oaxaca, Mexico

Looking for where to stay in Oaxaca City, Mexico? The best neighborhoods, hotels, and Airbnbs. I’ve got you covered! In the spring of 2024 I spent a full month living in and exploring the beautiful Oaxaca de Juarez and absolutely fell in love. This city is filled with incredible restaurants and food stalls, amazing art […]

Oaxaca Food Guide: 50+ Best Restaurants in Oaxaca, Mexico

Looking for the best Oaxaca, Mexico food guide? I’ve got you covered! In the spring of 2024 I spent a full month living in and exploring the beautiful Oaxaca de Juarez and all of the best restaurants in the city. Oaxaca is the culinary capital of Mexico and has so much amazing food to offer. […]

25 Best Things to do in Oaxaca, Mexico

Looking for the best things to do in Oaxaca City, Mexico? I’ve got you covered! In the spring of 2024 I spent a full month living in and exploring the beautiful Oaxaca de Juarez and all of the best things to do in the city. This beautiful city, the capital of the state of Oaxaca […]

Cenote Escondido, Tulum: What you Need to Know

Cenote Escondido is a hidden gem in Tulum, Mexico, and an absolute must-visit when exploring the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. This guide will break down everything you need to know about planning your visit. Prepare for your trip to Mexico ✈️ Find cheap flights here ✨ Find top-rated tours here 🚂Book your accommodations ahead of […]

Tulum on a Budget: A Guide to Tulum, Mexico

Tulum on a budget? Let’s do it! Tulum is a popular city in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. What was once a sleepy, bohemian town is now one of Mexico’s most popular and most expensive destinations. Tulum, Mexico is one of those cities that has been flooding everyone’s Instagram and Pinterest feeds these past few years. And […]

Tulum Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Looking for the best Tulum bachelorette party itinerary? I’ve got all of the details you need! I just returned from my 5th trip to Tulum, Mexico and this one was the most special of them all. On my latest trip to Tulum I visited with 13 of my friends to celebrate my bachelorette weekend. I […]

San Pancho Hotels: Where to stay in San Pancho, Nayarit

Looking for where to stay in San Pancho? I’ve got you covered with a list of the best San Pancho hotels and airbnbs for your next stay. But first? Where the heck is San Pancho? We decided to kick off our 2022 adventures with a few weeks in San Pancho (San Francisco), Nayarit. San Pancho […]

Getting from Puerto Vallarta to Sayulita, Mexico

If you have landed on this blog post on getting from Puerto Vallarta to Sayulita, you’ve hopefully already decided to book a trip to the beautiful Sayulita, Mexico. Maybe you’ve already booked your trip, or you may still be mulling over the idea. If you need any inspiration, check out my guide to the best […]

Tulum cafes (Best Cafes in Tulum, Mexico)

If you’ve been following my content for a while then you know that I have a soft spot for Tulum, and have visited many times over the year. The food in Tulum is one of the main things that keeps me coming back over and over again. Like any normal person, I have a slight […]

Where to Stay in Tulum, Mexico

This guide will cover exactly where to stay in Tulum, Mexico, including the best area to stay in Tulum and the best hotels for your adventure. It’s 2022 and everyone is talking about Tulum, Mexico. What was once a sleepy backpacker town, has quickly changed into a bustling beach town with it’s rise in popularity. […]

Things to do in Sayulita, Nayarit: Mexico Travel

I will start this by saying that my initial reaction to Sayulita was – meh! We arrived right before a holiday weekend, the beaches were PACKED with people, and I was getting some serious Cancun vibes. I am not saying that that is abad thing, it is just not what I was looking for out […]

Sayulita Restaurants: Where to eat in Sayulita, Mexico

If you’ve been following my travels for a while now, then you know that many of my adventures are focused around food. The amazing food is probably one of the main reasons I visit Mexico a few times a year. Sayulita, a surf town just north of Puerto Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit, was my latest […]

Marii Hotel Costero: A Boutique Hotel in San Pancho

On a recent trip to Riviera Nayarit, we had the opportunity to spend two nights in this jungle oasis. If there one word to describe my time at Marii Hotel Costero it would be peaceful. There is such an amazing feeling of stillness and peace when in the space. While San Pancho is more laid […]

San Pancho, Nayarit: Mexico Travel Guide

Let me start by saying that I have a big soft spot for Mexico. From the history and food in Mexico City to the colorful facades of Guanajuato City and San Miguel de Allende. Not to mention, the beaches and cenotes on the Yucatán Peninsula in popular areas like Tulum and Valladolid. Not I introduce […]

Best Restaurants in San Pancho, Mexico

San Pancho is a coastal surf town in Nayarit, Mexico, just an hour north of Puerto Vallarta. Despite being a small town, with a population of only around 3,000 residents, there is no shortage of restaurants in San Pancho. We spent two weeks in San Pancho – dining out three to four meals per day […]

Getting from Puerto Vallarta to Sayulita, Mexico

If you have landed on this blog post on getting from Puerto Vallarta to Sayulita, you’ve hopefully already decided to book a trip to the beautiful Sayulita, Mexico. Maybe you’ve already booked your trip, or you may still be mulling over the idea. If you need any inspiration, check out my guide to the best […]

Best Cenotes near Tulum, Mexico (Cenote Tulum Guide)

If you’re visiting Tulum, visiting the cenotes in and near Tulum should be the top of your itinerary. This Cenote Tulum guide will cover off on all of my favorites, but know that there are still so many more to explore. What are cenotes?  The first question you probably have is what the heck are […]

15 Best Things to do in Tulum, Mexico

Not going to lie, when I sat down to write this guide the only thing that came to mind was eating. I swear I have spent 90% of all of my trips to Tulum eating and drinking, and I’m not mad about it. But can you really blame me? That said, there are actually so […]

Unico Riviera Maya, Mexico: Hotel Review

In March 2021 I took my first international trip in over a year, and it was an absolute blast. I was invited to stay at Unico 20N 87W, or Unico Riviera Maya as I’ll refer to it throughout this post. It was the perfect place to dip my toes back into international travel in a […]

Breakfast in Tulum, Mexico: What to Know

While most of my time in Tulum is spent chasing the best tacos and ceviches at all of the restaurants in Tulum, breakfast in Tulum is most definitely something to write home about as well. I think we can all agree that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially for long travel […]

Cenote Oxman, Valladolid: What you Need to Know

Cenote Oxman is a hidden gem in Mexico, and an absolute must-visit when exploring the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. This guide will break down everything you need to know about planning your visit. Prepare for your trip to Mexico ✈️ Find cheap flights here ✨ Find top-rated tours here 🚂Book your accommodations ahead of time […]

Restaurants in Tulum: A Comprehensive Guide (2024)

I have visited Tulum five (!!) times over the past few years, and am always dreaming of my next trip to Mexi co. People always ask me what compels me to return again and again. I think if I’m being honest the answer is 100% the restaurants in Tulum. Like any normal person, I have […]

Cenote Azul: What you Need to Know

Cenote Azul is one of the most popular cenotes in Riviera Maya, Mexico due to its proximity to both Playa del Carmen and Tulum. It is located in Riviera Maya, directly on the main road. Cenote Azul is known for it’s beautiful, bright turquoise color, with its name translating to “blue cenote”. The large turquoise […]

16 Best Things to do in Mexico City

UPDATE: Oof, I wrote this post after my visit in 2018 and it was shocking to see how much has changed in the city on my recent visit in 2024. This guide has been updated based on my recent visit. Mexico City is easily one of my favorite cities in the world! From the amazing […]

How to get from Playa del Carmen to Tulum

Having lived in sunny Los Angeles for my four years of college, my first New York winter after graduating hit me hard. I constantly questioned how I survived endless cold, dark winter days growing up?? Anxious to escape the freezing temperatures, a flight to Mexico was booked! This was my first time going from Playa […]

Cenote Choo Ha: What You Need to Know

Cenote Choo Ha might just be my favorite cenote in Tulum, Mexico. That’s probably not a fair statement becauses Cenote Choo Ha isn’t actually in Tulum, but it’s close enough that I’ll stand by my statement. Without a doubt, a visit to Cenote Choo Ha, an underground cenote filled with stalactites and stalagmites, should be […]

Gran Cenote: Tulum’s Most Popular Cenote

Tulum, Mexico absolutely stole my heart. I have visited three times, and I fall more in love every time. From the jungle vibes to the crystal clear blue cenotes, there is so much to do and explore. This guide will cover everything you need to know about one of Tulum’s most popular attractions, Gran Cenote […]

Tulum Solo Travel Guide

Tulum has been getting quite a bit of hype lately as the perfect place to work from as a solo traveler. And for a good reason! Whether you’re looking for to travel with a friend or some Tulum solo travel, it’s a perfect destination for many. From turquoise waters and art exhibits in the jungle […]

The Ultimate Tulum Itinerary

Updated 2/5/2024 There are so many things to do in Tulum, Mexico, that planning out the perfect Tulum itinerary can be overwhelming. After visiting the city for my fifth time in 2024, I have decided to update my perfected my 4-day Tulum Itinerary. Tulum has changed so much over the years, so it is important […]

Best Tulum Instagram Spots: Visiting Tulum, Mexico

Tulum Instagram spots? I’ve got you covered! Tulum, Mexico is an Instagram influencer and travel blogger’s dream. Located an hour and a half from Cancun, Tulum should definitely be added to your bucket list. From the endless beachfront restaurants to the trendy decor, this vibrant beachtown is filled with Instagrammable spots. And the best part? […]

How to Get to Tulum from Cancun Airport

Getting to Tulum from Cancun Airport If you’ve arrived on this page then you’re probably wondering how to get to Tulum, Mexico from Cancun Airport. Located just 87 miles south of Cancun, Tulum has become a tourist hotspot over the past few years. The closest airport to Tulum, Mexico is the Cancun International Airport, approximately […]

Taverna Trips Group Trip: Tulum 2019

In October 2019, Taverna Trips hosted it’s 3rd official trip to Tulum, Mexico. The group trip brought together an incredible group of solo female travelers. The ladies spent a long weekend exploring all the Tulum has to offer. Read on to see a recap of the Tulum 2019 female group trip.   The Group Trip […]

San Miguel de Allende Travel Itinerary: A Weekend Guide

If you’re looking for a luxurious weekend away in one of Mexico’s most colorful cities then you’ve come to the right place! Keep reading to discover my San Miguel de Allende Travel Itinerary for everything you need to know! From where to stay, what to eat, and where to explore, this guide covers it all! […]

Best Restaurants in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

When we first arrived in San Miguel we were a bit lost on where to eat, searching for the best restaurants in San Miguel de Allende of course. After some searching (and tasting) I came up with a list of the best spots in the city! If you’re planning a trip to San Miguel then […]

Guanajuato City: A Travel Guide to Mexico’s Colorful City

I’ll be the first to admit that I didn’t even know that Guanajuato City existed until a few months ago. My boyfriend and I were discussing possible trip options back in June when Guanajuato got thrown out there as a possible destination in Mexico. I caught a glimpse of the colorful streets, and booked a […]

7 Best Tulum Restaurants: Tulum, Mexico

Looking for the best Tulum restaurants for your trip to Mexico? You’ve come to the right place! If you’re like me and find that you spend countless hours scrolling through beautiful photos on Instagram and Pinterest, then Tulum has most likely popped up on your radar. In the past year many have even dubbed this […]