Destinations

Teenagers ready for Dia de los Muertos in Morelia

Unforgettable faces of Mexico’s Day of the Dead

A photo essay of Patzcuaro and Morelia, in the state of Michoacan, where Day of the Dead traditions are still very much alive.

Food & Drink

Healthy prickly pear and chia salad dressing

Healthy prickly pear + chia salad dressing recipe

A healthy, easy and delicious recipe for prickly pear cactus (tuna) and chia seed vinaigrette salad dressing

Life

Underwater Underwater photo in Turks and Caicos taken with Fujifilm XP70

Review: Fujifilm XP70 waterproof camera in Turks & Caicos

A review of the Fujifilm FinePix XP70 waterproof camera with images taken by a 9-year old photographer

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Unforgettable faces of Mexico’s Day of the Dead

A photo essay of Patzcuaro and Morelia, in the state of Michoacan, where Day of the Dead traditions are still very much alive.

It’s easy to fall in love with One Love Restaurant

A magical merger of style, charm and taste — a review of One Love Restaurant in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico

Healthy prickly pear + chia salad dressing recipe

A healthy, easy and delicious recipe for prickly pear cactus (tuna) and chia seed vinaigrette salad dressing

Review: Fujifilm XP70 waterproof camera in Turks & Caicos

A review of the Fujifilm FinePix XP70 waterproof camera with images taken by a 9-year old photographer

Grand Prix: a hotel deal near Mexico City Airport

A review with travel tips about The Grand Prix Hotel, a budget hotel near Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX) in Mexico City.

Own a home in paradise for just $69,900 USD

Information and contact details for an apartment in Puerto Escondido, Mexico for sale by owner

Caicos Conch Farm: I thought I might never eat conch again

A tour of Caicos Conch Farm on Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos Islands offers a few surprises.

Riding horseback to Atotonilco Hot Springs near Puerto Escondido

A horseback ride to the Atotonilco Hot Springs near Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca is a magical blend of adventure and wellness.

8 weird foods to try in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca

There’s no better way to dive into a culture than by sampling the local cuisine. Here are a few of the top most adventurous foods to try in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico. Are they delicacies or fear-factor dining? Take a bite ( or a sip) and decide!

Green bean fritters: recipe for tortitas de ejote from Guatemala

An easy recipe for tortitas de ejote (green bean fritters) from Guatemala. It’s one of my mother-in-law’s favourites and is perfect for brunch or a light lunch