One of the perks of being a travel writer is being able to flash a Press pass and bypass most line-ups at main entrances to museums, events and attractions. This is really handy if you want to visit several spots in one day or if you’re travelling with small children or...Read More
As far as grocery runs go, the trip from Panajachel to Sololá, Guatemala is a stunner. With views of a cascading waterfall out one window and a 2-mile high volcano out the other, it sure beat my usual trek to No Frills in Toronto. It was 9:00 am and I was riding in a Blue...Read More
Infinity pools, cocktails, gourmet dining — if you’d like to experience a day of luxury in Huatulco, Mexico then it’s worth considering a day pass to Dreams Huatulco Resort & Spa. And if you don’t have time for a full day, Dreams is one of the few...Read More
I’m in a bikini, dangling from the edge of a granite cliff, holding my sarong out to a man in white shorts. It might sound as though I’m auditioning for a gig as an acrobat in Cirque de Soleil show but I’m actually in a secret cove near Huatulco on a mission to...Read More
Although I’m here volunteering in Guatemala, sometimes a girl needs a break. My apartment in Panajachel, while cute and colourful, is, after all just one room. So, last week I set out to find a swanky spot to hang out for the day. My requirements were simple: a swimming...Read More
Insider's guide to the best of Mexico's Oaxaca Coast
Michele Peterson is a Toronto-based travel writer, editor, social media consultant and fundraiser. With more than a decade of experience creating compelling content for print, web and mobile platforms, Michele has proven expertise in bringing stories to life.
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