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

Cooking Classes in Cancun and Riviera Maya

Visitors traveling to Cancun and the Riviera Maya looking for an authentic and hands-on cultural experience now have the option of attending a culinary class where expert Mexican chefs teach  Mexican cooking techniques with traditional ingredients. The cooking school is ideally located between C... Read more »

Time Change Takes Place in Cancun, Riviera Maya, and Tulum (Quintana Roo)

On February 1st, 2015, the entire state of Quintana Roo will be "jumping ahead" one hour as it is now designated to a new time zone.  This one hour time difference will only take affect in the winter season. To clarify, for 7 months a year (from the first Sunday in April until the last Sunday i... Read more »

Posted In: Cancun, News

Limited Space Available for Copper Canyon Hiking Tour

There is limited space available for the upcoming Copper Canyon Hiking Tour departing on February 13th, 2015! Don't miss the opportunity for an incredible rugged adventure that includes hiking through the deepest section of this  pristine canyon along with a ride on the world famous Chihuahu... Read more »

Posted In: Copper Canyon

All About Renting a Villa in Mexico

For families and groups planning a luxury vacation in Mexico, villa rentals are often the best way to travel. Renting a private home or villa in Mexico surpasses any hotel in terms of the amount of space, privacy,  and personal attention provided. Most commonly villas offer parallel services to t... Read more »

Posted In: Luxury, News

10 Facts about Mexico

Most commonly known for its endless stretches of virgin beaches, its white sands, and its coastal resorts, here are ten facts about Mexico you may not be aware of. 1 - Mexico is the 14th largest country in the world, geographically, and the world's 11th most populated country. 2 - 60% of Mexic... Read more »

Posted In: News

The Hippodrome Boutique Hotel Debuts in Mexico City’s Condesa Neighborhood

The Ulta Luxe Hippodrome Hotel Debuts in  Mexico City's Fashionable La Condesa District - The Private 16-Room Hotel Reopens After a Multi Million Dollar Renovation Private, luxurious, design-conscious and next level service define the new Hippodrome Hotel located in La Condesa, the epi-center o... Read more »

Posted In: Mexico City

What You Need To Know As A Traveler Visiting Mexico Right Now

Mexico has made headlines recently as citizens in the nation’s capital and Guerrero state have openly protested, expressing their dissatisfaction with the government’s handling of the disappearance of 43 Mexican students in the southwestern state of Guerrero.  Government complicity in the disa... Read more »

Posted In: Safety of Mexico

A Copper Canyon Adventure – Born To Be Wild

Journey Mexico recently had the pleasure of welcoming 12 travelers from Canada on a journey through the Copper Canyon. As an extension flying over from Los Cabos, this "Born to be Wild" group landed in Los Mochis, toured El Fuerte,  scored First Class tickets aboard the Chepe Chihuahua al Pacifico... Read more »

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December 2014 Newsletter

For our last news blast of the year, we decided to feature some peace and tranquility to help offset the hectic holiday season! In this newsletter: Beaches of the Yucatan Peninsula, Casa Sandra, XiXim, Hotel Cacao, and 2014 Review To view the December newsletter in its entirety, click here.... Read more »

2014 Year in Review

With the incredible support of our partners, suppliers, and clients, 2014 was a record breaking year for Journey Mexico! Pushing ahead after a very eventful 2013, the year started off in peak-travel season and never seemed to let up. Due to high-demand, Journey Mexico welcomed a total of 13 new s... Read more »

Finding Serenity in the Yucatan Peninsula

When planning a vacation getaway to the warm beaches of Mexico's east coast, travelers usually stick to what they know: Cancun, Riviera Maya, and Tulum. But the Mexican-Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico are actually bounded by the entire Yucatan Peninsula, extending over 700 miles of coastline, a... Read more »

Posted In: Nature

Mexico Dominates List of Best All-Inclusive Resorts Around The World

After analyzing thousands of Trip Advisor reviews, the best all-inclusive resorts around the world have been chosen and announced in Trip Advisor's 2014 Travelers' Choice®  Lists. Dominating the top 25 was Mexico, with nine properties listed. Coming in at number 2 was the Iberostar Grand Hot... Read more »

Posted In: Cancun

An Update on Los Cabos After Hurricane Odile

Back in September of this year, Hurricane Odile swept through Baja California Sur and greatly impacted the Los Cabos community. Despite being the largest hurricane to hit the area since 1967, Los Cabos swiftly united themselves in efforts to restore the destination back to its original beauty. ... Read more »

November 2014 Newsletter

Our November Newsletter will have you dreaming of romantic escapes to the Pacific Coast....Dramatic sunsets, luxury five-star accommodations and private villas, and quiet location is the backdrop for the perfect Puerto Vallarta and Punta Mita getaway. To view the November newsletter in its entire... Read more »

Hotel Mousai Debuts in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta's South Zone received a bit of a revitalization this month with the grand opening of the new 72 suites-only  Hotel Mousai  (formerly part of the Garza Blanca Hotel). The adults-only boutique property features contemporary suites and a colorful infusion of Mexican design. Archit... Read more »

Wendy Perrin’s Trusted Travel Experts and Insider’s Guides to Mexico

One of travel's most respected industry voices, Wendy Perrin, has recently named Journey Mexico's Zachary Rabinor as one of the most Trusted Travel Experts on The WOW List. Wendy Perrin, who earlier this year left her position as Director of Consumer News at Condé Nast Traveler and has now joi... Read more »

Romantic Escape to Puerto Vallarta and Punta Mita

Of the most romantic destinations in Mexico, Puerto Vallarta and Punta Mita are at the top of our list. These neighboring Pacific Coast beach towns stand out as the ideal getaway for couples thanks to their dramatic sunsets, luxury five-star accommodations and private villas, and quiet location nest... Read more »

Tis the Season to Plan Your Getaway to Idyllic Las Alamandas for the Holidays

Escape the cold and the stress of the season and spend the Holidays with family and friends in the chic tropical paradise of Las Alamandas where the December weather is idyllic. Tis the season to make your Holiday plans. Choose from an all-inclusive seven-night Christmas getaway, Dec. 19th -26th 20... Read more »

Hotel Cacao Opens in Playa del Carmen

Hotel Cacao, the First ‘Hotel Matilda Lifestyle Collection’ Property, Opens in Playa del Carmen Plays del Carmen, Mexico –   Cornerstone has launched its Hotel Matilda-themed collection of lifestyle-focused boutique hotels with the opening on October 1st of chic and edgy Hotel Cacao in Play... Read more »