Posts By: Sam Murray

Tacos Al Pastor Named The World’s Tastiest Dish

It’s official. No more arguments. Tacos al pastor is the best dish on the planet… and you won’t find anyone… Read more »

Posted In News

10 Mistakes Tourists Make in Mexico

If you’re a first-timer to Mexico, then you’ve probably got some preconceived notions about what you might find. But it’s… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Destinations

Three Mexican Cities Named in World’s Top Five

Three of the world’s top five cities are in Mexico according to famed travel magazine, Travel + Leisure. San Miguel… Read more »

Whale Watching in Puerto Vallarta: Everything you need to know

Whale watching in Puerto Vallarta should be near the top of every bucket list. Every winter enormous humpback whales arrive… Read more »

Two Mexico City Restaurants Named in World’s Top 50

Two Mexico City restaurants have been honored in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards. The iconic Pujol claimed North America’s… Read more »

Posted In Mexico City

Three San Miguel de Allende Tours That Uncover the City

In Journey Mexico’s last blog post, we took a look at four Mexico City tours that uncover the heart and… Read more »

Four Mexico City Tours to Unlock the Heart of the City

Having been named one of the world’s best travel destinations by National Geographic, now is the perfect time to plan… Read more »

Island Of The Dolls: A Guide To Mexico’s Creepiest Attraction

The Island of the Dolls has (quite rightly) been named one of the world’s scariest tourist attractions. If you dare… Read more »

Airline announces major savings for surfers and musicians

Mexico’s surfing hotspots are now even more accessible after American Airlines announced they will no longer charge extra for oversize… Read more »

Puerto Escondido Surf: What You Need To Know

The Puerto Escondido surf scene is best known for its mountainous, rolling waves. The beautiful tubes attract pro riders from… Read more »

A Beginner’s Guide To Lucha Libre

Lucha libre is an icon of Mexican entertainment. Walk down any tourist market and you will undoubtedly see the famous,… Read more »

Posted In Mexico City

5 must-visit towns and villages in Mexico

When you think of visiting Mexico, it’s probably the stretching beaches and major cities that come to mind. But if… Read more »

Explore The Yucatan: Pyramids, Cenotes, And Chables

Thanks to ancient Maya pyramids, sacred cenotes, and the crystalline Caribbean Sea, the Yucatan Peninsula has become a bucket list… Read more »

5 life-affirming experiences I had at Puerto Vallarta’s yoga retreat Xinalani

Journey Mexico writer Sam Murray went to Puerto Vallarta’s luxury yoga retreat Xinalani for a private waterfall swim, jungle yoga,… Read more »

Yucatan Peninsula, Where To Go, Eat And Stay

Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is a hotbed of tourist activity, and for a good reason. Striking blue seas, rich history, and… Read more »

Family Vacations In Mexico, 5 Trips To Take With The Kids

Just because you are taking a vacation with children doesn’t mean you have to stick to the all-inclusive resorts. Journey… Read more »

Cenotes In Mexico: The Natural Wonders Of The Maya World

Visiting cenotes in Mexico is one of the most magical experiences you can have as a tourist to the country…. Read more »

Journey Mexico Named In Top 30 Mexico Blogs To Follow

We’re pleased to reveal that Journey Mexico’s blog has been named in the top 30 Mexico blogs and websites to… Read more »