Posts in Category: Culture

Pueblos Magicos: A Guide to Mexico’s Magic Towns

Pueblos Magicos are towns recognized by the Mexican government for their “magical” qualities, whether that be their astonishing beauty, rich… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Destinations

Day of the Dead in Mexico Explained: Updated 2019

If you want to celebrate Day of the Dead in Mexico, there are some fundamentals you’ll need to know. The… Read more »

My Marvelous Journey To Meet Chiapas’ Local Communities

Journey Mexico’s Dalia Cruz goes on an exciting adventure in Chiapas, a Mexican state in the very south of the… Read more »

Posted In Chiapas, Culture

Mexican Celebrations: A Month-by-Month Guide to the Holidays and Festivals

Mexican celebrations and national holidays offer the out-of-town visitor a fantastic chance to witness the country at its most raw…. Read more »

Huaraches: The Rags to Riches Tale of Mexico’s Famous Sandals

The story of huaraches, Mexico’s ubiquitous leather sandal, is a Hollywood-worthy, rags to riches tale. Starting life as footwear favored… Read more »

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A Guide to the Puuc Route: The Yucatan’s Culture Trail

The Puuc Route (Ruta Puuc) is a collection of five ancient Maya sites in the Yucatan, around 85km south of… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Yucatan

Now Is The Time To Experience Mexican Street Food

Netflix’s excellent new show, Taco Chronicles, opens with a dramatic burst of fire. Flames blow tempestuously onto a spinning hunk… Read more »

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 »

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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 »

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 »

Andaz Mayakoba: One Of The Most Instagramable Resorts In Mexico

Expertly curated with vibrant Mexican décor, Andaz Mayakoba is one of the most stylish resorts in the Riviera Maya. Combine… Read more »

Pyramids In Mexico: Eight Incredible Sites To Visit

A home to gods, a burial site for royalty, a center of human sacrifice: the pyramids in Mexico are an… Read more »

Temazcal: What is it and what are the benefits?

Mexico has understood the benefits of a temazcal ceremony for centuries. Part-sweat lodge/part-sacred ritual, participants have reported feeling physically, emotionally… Read more »

What You Need To Know Before Sampling The Best Tequila

Tequila is one of the world’s most complex spirits, and one of Mexico’s most famous exports. Before you try the best… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Luxury, News

Frida Kahlo Museum: Everything You Need To Know

The Frida Kahlo Museum is an essential stop for any culture-lover coming to Mexico City. The former home of the… Read more »

Nine gorgeous places to spend the holiday season in Mexico in 2019

You may not have recovered from the last festive holiday yet, but now’s the time to start thinking about the… Read more »

Mexico City Named One Of World’s Top Destinations For 2019

A blossoming gastronomic culture has seen Mexico City named as one of the world’s most exciting destinations for 2019. The… Read more »