Category: Mexico

  • Adventuring through Xplor in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

    Adventuring through Xplor in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

    I haven’t been traveling much this year since I’m really buckling down and focusing on my financial goals so I’m living vicariously through myself and going through old photos. I realized I have a ton of trips I haven’t blogged about (I’m still backlogged on Hawaii earlier this year) so I figured, why not post […]

  • All Inclusive Stay at the Sunset Marina Resort in Cancun

    All Inclusive Stay at the Sunset Marina Resort in Cancun

    The first 2 days of my Mexico trip, we spent in Tulum and the last 2 1/2 I spent in Cancun with my girl, AE. She booked the Sunset Marina Resort for the two of us and it’s an all inclusive resort! I’ve never stayed at an all inclusive before and as much as I […]

  • Staying at Papaya Playa Project in Tulum, Mexico

    Staying at Papaya Playa Project in Tulum, Mexico

    Papaya Playa Project (aka PPP) is a 100 room boutique hotel located right on the beach in Tulum, Mexico. Owned by Design Hotels, the hotel was constructed with the intention that its guests experience being a part of nature – and they definitely did that. Walking to the cabanas felt like walking through the jungle and […]

  • Exploring Cenote Dos Ojos

    Exploring Cenote Dos Ojos

    After visiting Chichen Itza our next stop was Cenote Dos Ojos about 22 km or 13 mi north of Tulum. Cenotes (pronounced si-no-te) are natural sinkholes that were formed when the limestone collapsed and exposed the groundwater. They’re usually associated with the Yucatán peninsula of Mexico – there are over 6000 cenotes in that area […]

  • Visiting the Mayan Ruins of Chichen Itza

    Visiting the Mayan Ruins of Chichen Itza

    I spent this past Thanksgiving weekend with 3 of my friends in Tulum and Cancún, Mexico. Before this trip, I had only been to Puerto Peñasco (aka Rocky Point) so I was super excited to go! I was pretty much open to doing anything while we were out there, as usual, but I really wanted […]