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Hierve El Agua Tour Oaxaca

Hierve El Agua: Marvelling At Mexico’s Petrified Waterfalls

I must admit, my visions of Mexico before arriving in the country did not include petrified waterfalls. However, much to my excitement, I can confirm that Hierve el Agua certainly exists and this marvel of nature is only a short journey from Oaxaca City. This calcium cascade off the cliff face towards the valley floor …

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Isla Holbox Budget Mexico

Isla Holbox Budget Guide: Yucatan Peninsula’s New Backpacker Paradise

The sleepy and colourful Isla Holbox off the coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is everything I thought Tulum would be. Dirt roads, no cars, and a relaxed, laid-back beachy atmosphere. Although Holbox, pronounced hole-bosch, is gaining in popularity, it still feels more raw and truly coastal than many other destinations in Mexico. There is no …

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Teotihuacan Pyramids From Mexico City

Teotihuacan Pyramids From Mexico City: Ancient History Just An Hour From the City

I had heard of Chichen Itza before coming to Mexico, but the reality is, there are dozens of equally impressive archaeological sites in the country. Teotihuacan is just an hour from the centre of sprawling Mexico City, and this enormous Mesoamerican complex is pretty marvellous. And luckily, it’s super easy to get to the Teotihuacan …

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Mexico City Centro Historico

Top Things To Do In Centro Historico, Mexico City

Mexico City’s beating heart is the Centro Historico which is full of intriguing archeological ruins, dramatic buildings, and mouth-watering Mexican fare. The vibrancy and activity of the historical centre is unbeatable and although Mexico has a lot to offer, it feels as though a trip would be incomplete without coming here. It’s a part of …

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