Posts By: Journey Mexico

Day of the Dead in Mexico Explained

What is Day of the Dead? Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, is an often misunderstood holiday celebrated… Read more »

Celebrating Fiestas Patrias in Mexico City: An Unforgettable Trip to Mexico

Travelers who enjoy immersing themselves in exciting, colorful cultural events will be thrilled by Mexico’s Fiestas Patrias. Taking place on September… Read more »

The Sophistication of Mexico’s Best Tequila

Tequila is one of world’s most complex and significant spirits. Starting as a small hijuelo agave shoot, the process of tequila can… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Luxury, News

A Unique Encounter With Mexico’s Monarch Butterflies

by  Richard Scotti and Traudel Schottenloher Our vision for our recent adventure travels with Journey Mexico was to explore spectacular… Read more »

The Aftermath of Hurricane Patricia and How You Can Help

Hurricane Patricia made headlines around the world on Thursday, October 22nd as the “most powerful hurricane in the Western Hemisphere”… Read more »

Time to Plan for La Guelaguetza Festival in Oaxaca

La Guelaguetza, meaning “offering” and “mutual exchange of gifts and services” in the ancient Zapotec language, is a festival that gives thanks to the gods of corn and celebrates the acts of giving and sharing.

Easter in Mexico – Semana Santa and Pascua

Easter in Mexico is a two-week holiday consisting of Semana Santa (The Holy Week, beginning on Palm Sunday and ending… Read more »

Five Mexico City Exhibits That You Should See This Spring

by  Lydia Carey  From contemporary art to the Inquisition, Mexico City has a museum for everything. As the country’s cultural… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Mexico City, News

Punta de Mita – Where Simplicity Meets Ultra Luxury

During my recent trip to Puerto Vallarta I took the opportunity to venture up north to the lovely village of… Read more »

Holiday Season in Oaxaca

It is an incredible time to be in Mexico as one gets to experience profound and unique traditional unlike the… Read more »

Nature Conserving and Eco-Friendly Travel

Industry reports show that most travelers are starting to expect destinations to be environmentally friendly/involved and most importantly hotels to… Read more »

Posted In Ecotourism, Oaxaca

Rain or Shine – Holbox is always worth a visit!

Below is a post submitted by our Marketing Manager, Susanne Prenzel. It is true that most of the time we… Read more »

The Story of El Grito and Mexico’s Independence Day

Millions will kick off the celebration next Wednesday at 11pm with “El Grito,” the traditional cry of: “Viva México!” But how many understand the actual history of this ritual? Here is a brief, yet interesting, description of the historical events that sparked Mexico’s war of Independence.

April 2013 Newsletter

Hot off the digital presses! April’s newsletter is packed with the latest in what’s going on in Mexico and where… Read more »

Incredible Photos of Tulum

One cannot read information about Mexico’s Riviera Maya without a picture of the beautiful Tulum ruins as the highlight photo. The town… Read more »

Conde Nast Chooses Journey Mexico’s Founder as Top Villa Specialist in 2013

Condé Nast Traveler,  the world’s premier travel magazine, released their much anticipated “2013 Conde Nast Villa Specialist” Annual Guide to the… Read more »

March 2013 Newsletter

This month’s newsletter went out a little late, but it was because we were busy filling it with with the… Read more »

Mexico Spring Vacations

Spring is in the air and @JourneyMexico will be co-hosting next Monday’s #MexChat to share our expertise about Mexico spring… Read more »

Posted In Destinations

2013 About.com Readers’ Choice Awards Finalist

About.com Readers’ Choice Awards are happening right now, showcasing the best in categories across About.com’s vast network. We are proud to announce… Read more »

February 2013 Newsletter

Our February newsletter is packed with highlights you won’t want to miss! This month we feature a list of the… Read more »