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Dreaming of Loreto, Mexico

After multiple conversations about Loreto, Mexico, Bob and I were finally on our way to this beloved Sea of Cortez spot. As a basic introduction, Loreto is a small town on Baja with a smaller airport and a few resorts…

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Don’t Panic: Cancun to Route de Los Cenotes

Lounging by pools of water buried beneath rock, swimming through underwater passages into new and deeper caverns, finding yourself feet away from a family of bats as you surface in a passage that has never seen sunlight, the experience of…

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Don’t Deface the Ruins, You Jerk!

Don’t deface the ruins! Last week, while Bob and I were filming at the El Rey Mayan ruins in Cancun, we witnessed some guy carving into the 700 year old monument, “Greog was here.”  (video here) WHY do people feel…

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Filming with The Travel Channel: Day Four

Filming with The Travel Channel Day Four: Ruins & Tacos On our final day of filming, we stayed pretty close to the hotel zone in Cancun. While we wanted to show the accessibility of getting out of town and taking…

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Ecotourism on Isla Mujeres: Save the Turtles

I love this company and you will too. There are some companies that just do good.They provide a much needed service that will help the environment and have an everlasting effect on the ecosystem. Tortugranja on Isla Mujeres is one of those do good operations…

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Filming with The Travel Channel: Day three

Day Three: Exploration The first couple of days of filming with the Travel Channel were all business- a lot of background shots to be able to tell the story of Cancun to viewers. And, while that was fun in its…

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Cheap Mayan Ruins near Cancun’s Hotel Zone

  When Bob found out we were going to Mexico, he quickly started researching Mayan history and the suspenseful drama behind the 2012 conspiracy. 2012– End of the World- Aliens– Mayan Spirits… oh my! Even before this year, visiting Mayan…

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Filming with The Travel Channel: Day Two

 (All this week, I’ll recap our days filming in Cancun with the Travel Channel- FUN!) Day two started off super early– film crews start filming early, just like some photographers, so they can capture really great lighting and film with less…

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Sunset Sunday: Fly to Mexico for Winter

The only good thing about a flight delay is the incredible sunset you get to see from up in the air. Yesterday, we boarded a flight to Cancun, Mexico. Four easy hours later we were through customs and catching the…

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What to Pack for a Mexican Vacation

Next weekend, Bob and I are heading south of the border to check out a part of Mexico we’ve never been to before- Cancun. Seeing as how this is typically a spring break destination, we are looking forward to seeing…

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What the heck is a Cenote?

After signing up for yet another social media site, Pinterest, I stumbled (or pinned- haha) these images from different users. What were these magical looking, sink hole like, private little swimming areas? Why was the water so clear? How in…

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Palladium Vallarta Resort Review

Was it like I dreamed? The deepest impression an all-inclusive resort leaves with its visitors is how well the reality matched up to their imagined, ideal vacation. Was the food first class? Did the public areas (pools, lounges) meet or…

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