Life’s a beach

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One simply doesn’t go to Playa and Tulum and not go to the beach. The sand is white as snow and the warm turquoise Carribean water is impossible to stay away from especially in the 30+ degree climate. After traversing to … Read all about it!

Getting the local experience and making new friends in Playa del Carmen

Playa del carmen

Mention Playa del Carmen and instantly you think of  tourists frolicking around in all inclusive resorts or getting wasted at Coco Bongo. However, my experience was quite the opposite as I was fortunate to become good friends with Sarah and … Read all about it!

In search of flamingos in Celestun only to end up at the beach

After seeing the flamingos in Kenya last year I thought it would be good to see some again in Celestun on the Yucatan coast. When we arrived it didn’t look promising as I could not see any from the boat. … Read all about it!

Taking time out in Puerto Escondido

A fire twirler practicing before his shift at a beach bar down the road

When we left Oaxaca City, it was a cool and dry 22 degrees. Upon arriving at Puerto Escondido with our bodies sore and aching from the Death Bus, we were greeted with  30 degree and tropical like weather. It would … Read all about it!

Cheese, flash floods and pigs heads in Oaxaca City

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I was feeling quite exhausted after Mexico city. It may have had something to do with the combination of jetlag, trying to cram way too much into the week as well as the copious amounts of cerveze (beer), mezcal and … Read all about it!