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In Mexico: What’s Going On, Where To Go & Updates From Journey Mexico

Hotel Downtown, A Hip Oasis Among Cobblestone Streets – #MexicoJourney

Hotel Downtown, a boutique hotel located within walking distance from Mexico City's main plaza and within the blocks that make up the Historic Center (a UNESCO World Heritage site), is one of the capitals best place to see and be seen. Open in 2012 under the Grupo Habita umbrella and soon after reco... Read more »

Posted In: Mexico City

August 2014 Newsletter

It's that time of the month again.. when your favorite e-mail comes to tell you "You've Got Mail" !Yep, our monthly newsletter of all the latest and greatest in Mexico hit inboxes this week and it's all focused around food, wine, and tequila in Mexico. To view the August newsletter in its entirety... Read more »

Journey Mexico Achieves Inc. 5000 List, Fastest Growing Private Company

For the 6th time, Journey Mexico has made the Inc. Magazine‘s Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America, ranking 40 in the travel industry. Weathering the storm of unrelenting negative reports of Mexico in the media for the past three years, Journey Mexico has stayed c... Read more »

Capella Pedregal in Los Cabos to Offer Private Wine Label

Capella Pedregal resort in Cabo San Lucas,  one of the world's  Top 50 Most Outstanding Hotels in the World according to Travel +Leisure, is known for creating innovative experiences and this fall the ultra-luxury property will introduce its own private line of wines. Unique Collection Privat... Read more »

Travel + Leisure’s A-List of Top Travel Specialists 2014 – Zachary Rabinor

A top travel advisor can help turn your next vacation into the experience of a lifetime and over at Travel + Leisure (T+L) they have editors who work around the clock to evaluate hundreds of them and then pick out the best of the best. This year's 2014- List of Top Travel Specialists is an exclus... Read more »

Wine Harvests and Vineyards in Central Mexico

Summer time in Mexico is when local winemakers begin to harvest their grapes which means lots of vendimia celebrations and fiestas. The wine scene in Mexico is currently gaining popularity thanks to help from articles such as those featured in the  Wall Street Journal, Forbes,  and recognition fr... Read more »

July 2014 Newsletter

 Have you checked your inbox lately? We sent out our latest newsletter with a round up of everything you need for a great family vacation in Mexico. To view the July newsletter in its entirety, click here.... Read more »

How To Spend It – Luxurious Surf in Mexico

How To Spend It magazine, widely regarded as the benchmark for luxury lifestyle magazines distributed globally with the Financial Times, recently featured Mexico in their travel section of their website! The spotlight was on "surf safaris on the unexplored southern Pacific Coast". Here's what the... Read more »

#MexicoJourney Through Southern Mexico and the Yucatan Peninsula

This summer, Journey Mexico will welcome 10 of the most seasoned tour operators and travel agents from the UK, Australia, Belgium, and Netherlands on an exclusive visit to Southern Mexico, the Yucatan Peninsula, and the Riviera Maya.  Accompanied by our General Manager, Matteo Luthi, three of our... Read more »

Posted In: On the Road

Best Family Hotels and Resorts in Mexico

Mexico is one of the best places in the world for a family vacation! It is custom in Mexican culture to shower children with special attention both in private and in public spaces which is why many of Mexico's destinations and hotels have curated special activities just for children's enjoyment. Wit... Read more »

Guanajuato International Film Festival

Travelers who love a good flick and Latin American culture will be rewarded by traveling to Guanajuato, Mexico over the summer for the annual Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF). GIFF is Mexico's largest film festival and one of the most important platforms for young filmmakers in Latin... Read more »

Mexico Makes the List for “World’s Best Hotels”

Travel + Leisure  released their 2014 500 ‘World’s Best Hotels Awards this month which are a collection of hotels and resorts around the globe that go above and beyond in design, customer service, amenities, and other outstanding details. The awards are based on votes by Travel +Leisure r... Read more »

Summer Flights Increase to Mexico

The Mexico Tourism Board recently reported that tourism numbers are up this first quarter. Connectivity, in terms of number of flights offered in the United States, is up 5% while the number of passengers is up 10%. Between Mexico and the US alone, there are 30,000 flights offered from 57 different... Read more »

Posted In: News

June 2014 Newsletter

Have you seen your inbox lately? Our newsletter is sporting a new look these days. Don't worry, it's still packed with the latest in what’s going on in Mexico, where to go, and most importantly-- exclusive offers! To view the June newsletter in its entirety, click here.... Read more »

Holbox, The New Paradise for Kitesurf and Adventure

Kitesurfing  has generated great interest in Mexico thanks to Mexico's extensive coastline and other characteristics that are ideal for practicing the extreme sport. Isla Holbox is a magical place where pristine nature comes together with sports and where the fauna and climate are the ideal comple... Read more »

What You’re Missing Out On By Not Visiting Michoacán – #MexicoJourney

After years of writing off Mexico as "too dangerous to visit", people are finally doing their homework and realizing that you cannot categorize a whole country for isolated incidents in isolated areas. The state of Michoacán unfortunately has been one of the states often in the negative headlines,... Read more »

Cirque du Soleil to Open New Permanent Show in Riviera Maya

Mark your calendars, Cirque du Soleil is basing a permanent show in Mexico's Cancun/Riviera Maya starting on November 8, 2014!  The show, which is the first permanent production outside of Las Vegas and Orlando, will call the custom-built, 600-seat Vidanta Theater (by Grupo Vidanta) home and will ... Read more »

Welcome Lillian Avilés As Journey Mexico’s New Director of Marketing

Mexico City, Mexico – Journey Mexico – Mexico´s  leading  luxury travel company – is pleased to announce that Lillian Avilés has been appointed as their new Director of Marketing. Lillian brings to Journey Mexico´s team a wealth of knowledge about both the luxury travel market and Mexico... Read more »

Discovering Hacienda San Antonio in Comala – #MexicoJourney

Set at the foot of two volcanoes in Mexico's picturesque highlands is the historic Hacienda San Antonio.  Because of its off the beaten path location near the Magical Town of Comala (about 3 hours outside of Guadalajara), Hacienda San Antonio is one of the most exclusive getaways in Mexico. On our ... Read more »

Dolores Olmedo Museum in Mexico City Welcomes Frida and Diego

It’s been almost two years since Frida and Diego went away. During this travel, they have been to Germany, Canada, the United States and France. Finally, they are back to Mexico, to their home, the place that keeps the largest collection of artworks by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: the Dolores Olm... Read more »

Posted In: Mexico City