Category: Latin America

Guatemala: Channeling Indiana Jones at Tikal

By Shelley Seale We walked down the dirt path, no sounds except that of our footfall and the birds calling…

Taxco, Puebla and Cholula, Mexico: Day Trips from the Capital

Fascinating day-trips from Mexico City for History, Mole and Pyramids By NR Venkatesh One can think of many reasons to…

Mexico City's Rich Tapestry Awaits: Don't Be Afraid!

Mexico City – a heady must-see destination By NR Venkatesh with Arjun and Nirmala Many of us love to travel.…

Todos Santos, Mexico: Santa Fe Baja Style

It could become one of the most celebrated centers of art and culture north of Central America. By Ron Elledge…

Mexico's Real Xel-Ha, Not the Amusement Park Across the Street

Lesser-Known Ruins on the Riviera Maya – Xel-Ha By Emese Fromm Leaving the Cancun airport in our rented car, I…

Colombia, a Great Place for a Long Ride

By Brad Hall When planning a dream vacation, Colombia generally isn’t one of the top countries that come to mind.…

Morelia, Mexico: The Center of Michoacán

Morelia: A Mexican City Worth Discovering By Genevieve Dwyer As the taxi climbed a hill, heading away from the bus…

A Stay by the Waterfall in Uvita, Costa Rica

Costa Rica: Sleeping by a Waterfall By Devinne Zadravec It's endless. Loud. Mind numbing. You stand, exerting no energy other…

Uvita, Costa Rica: Envisioning a New Festival

Envision Festival in Costa Rica: A jungle haven for music-lovers, yogis, and permaculture fans By: Devinne Zadravec Welcome to the…

Costa Rica: A Guide To Driving the Country

Road Trip in Costa Rica Things You Should Know Before You Go By Deb Schaffer After our third time through…

Mexico: Revisiting San Cristóbal

Off the Beaten Path in San Cristóbal de las Casas Journey back to San Cristóbal, Chiapas Mexico 30 years later…

Mexico: Exploring the Capital City In Depth

Exploring Mexico City's Centro Histórico: Practicing the art of slow travel By Jeanne Block I have to be honest. I did…