Living the beach bum dream in Puerto Escondido

Tortugas - baby turtle release, Playa Bococho, Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Located on Mexico’s southern Pacific coast in the state of Oaxaca, Puerto Escondido is a beach bum’s dream. With warm waters, good surfing for both beginners and pros, and glorious golden beaches, we simply could not resist sampling these laid-back, hippy-esque vibes after the chaos of Mexico City. Getting to Puerto Escondido Flights from Mexico City to […]

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Fast Times in Mexico City

Top things to do in Mexico City and nearby - Pyramids of Teotihuacan

Mexico City is many things. National capital? Yes indeedy. Financial superpower of the Americas? Affirmative. Largest metropolitan population in the western hemisphere, and largest Spanish speaking city in the world? Si, señor. But conquered by Liivi and Will was one thing it was not, therefore what better place to begin our travels in Central America than this […]

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Part 12 – Canyoneering, Mountaineering and Persevering in Bryce and Zion National Parks

At the urging of a strangely feminine-looking ranger-man working at the Arches National Park Visitor Centre, we decided to take the scenic route around to Zion National Park. Really, there’s only two ways to get there from Moab, and both involve some serious backtracking but both are relatively scenic. Our chosen route was at least 1.3 […]

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