Mundo Maya of Tulum

A trip to Tulum is a must if you’re visiting the Riviera Maya region of Mexico. Not only is there fascinating architecture, but it’s the only Mayan temple built on a cliff overlooking the  Caribbean Sea. The storytelling elements of a guide are well worth the money; otherwise it’s a plot of land with some stone buildings. Ernie, our guide, entertained us with some […]

Best Artisan Market in Mexico City

We all love local souvenirs, things that remind us of the great places we visited. Kitschy souvenirs shops are everywhere with the usual  shot glasses and cheap junk, but outside Mexico City’s Zona Historic area where most tourists hang out, there’s a beautiful artisan market called Centro Artesanal La Ciudadela where hand-made leather goods, ceramics and decorative metals and […]