Posts in Category: Culture

Day of the Dead in Mexico Explained: Updated 2020

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

The History of the Margarita: The Mystery Behind Mexico’s Top Cocktail

Like your head the morning after too many strong drinks, the history of the margarita is hazy. There are many… Read more »

Inside TEXTO: A Global Gathering of Master Artisans Coming to Mexico City

TEXTO, a global gathering of master artisans and speakers, arrives in Mexico City next February for its debut outing. Promoting… Read more »

Luxury Travel Trends in Mexico for 2020

Luxury travel trends in Mexico are forever evolving as the idea of what “luxury travel” is continues to develop. Where… Read more »

3 Ultra-Luxurious Experiences Available at Cancun’s NIZUC Resort

The celebrated NIZUC Resort and Spa is a glittering treasure chest of luxury experiences. Guests enjoy access to several gourmet… Read more »

Posted In Cancun, Culture, Luxury

Tlalpujahua: The Mexican Town Where It’s Christmas Every Day of the Year

Tlalpujahua sits a long way from Santa Claus’ North Pole residence – around 5,000 miles as the sleigh flies. But… Read more »

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

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 »

Posted In Culture

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 »

Posted In Culture, Destinations

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 »