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

Which Mayan Archaeological Site To Visit – #MexicoJourney

Visitors looking for a glimpse into Mundo Maya (The Mayan World) and their mysteries can effortlessly find a plethora of information on the web thanks to an initiative created through the collaboration of Mexico, Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras to promote Mayan Culture. The Mayan civili... Read more »

Hurricane Relief for Baja California Sur and Los Cabos

The International Community Foundation is raising funds to support immediate disaster relief and rebuilding efforts in Baja California Sur in response to damage caused by Hurricane Odile. Odile made landfall near Cabo San Lucas on Sunday night, September 14, 2014, as a powerful Category 3 hurricane... Read more »

The Perfect Day in Oaxaca – #MexicoJourney

As one can imagine, our #MexicoJourney FAM trip is intense; in just 15 days we travel to a handful of  destinations in Mexico and have back-to-back activities and hotel site inspections --it can be both exhilarating and exhausting at the same time. On our fourth day, the group woke up in Oaxaca re... Read more »

Posted In: Oaxaca, On the Road

Ten Facts About Puebla – #MexicoJourney

Containing more than 70 churches in the Historic City Center alone, Puebla maintains its close ties to colonial Spain through its architecture and famous azuelejos.  Exclusive boutiques and restored buildings add to the modern melding of worlds both past and present. Here are ten facts about Puebla... Read more »

Posted In: On the Road, Puebla

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 »

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 »