You don’t like the smell of poo, do you? Well, us neither, but we had to put up with it at Posada del Quijote, town of Comitan in the state of Chiapas, Mexico. We reached this town on our way to Lagos de Montebello. We didn’t expect to … more »
If you don’t like corn, do not come to Mexico! Or do come, but bring your own food!… Jokes aside, Mexicans do love corn and their diet is heavilly based around it. “Tortillas” is their flat bread made out of corn dough and it’s a staple side in all … more »
Getting 3G Internet in Mexico
Mexico has a number of telecom networks but by far the most common of them all is Telcel. You’ll find a Telcel outlet on almost every corner. This is why I decided to get a Telcel card once I arrived here. I usually like to upload pictures and tweet about … more »
It’s all blurry
In Campeche, Mexico - he bends towards his book and peers at it. He looks away and blinks at the bright lights and the people passing by. He looks back at his book and gives it another shot…
Mexican Coffee – Cafe de Olla
Warm and aromatic, this Mexican treat is a definite winner. The coffee is light and this enhances the Cinnamon-ny experience that it brings with it. Make sure you ask for Cafe de Olla when you’re in Mexico!
Cenote Cristalino: swim with the fishes
On highway 307 from Playa del Carmen to Tulum (Mexico) you’ll find a number of Cenotes right before you reach Akumal. A Cenote is a natural limestone structure which contains ground water (and lots of flora and fauna). The ride from Playa del Carmen to Cenote Cristalino is 20 Pesos … more »
Tequila is very important in Mexico
The Aztecs drank a drink very similar to Tequila called octli/pulque. Tequila has been mass produced in Mexico since the year 1600.
Sand castles: Mexico vs. Spain
Sand castles on opposite sides of the Atlantic appear to be quite different. Here we have a Mayan beauty pitted against a Spanish castle. So which one of the two is your favorite?