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Palacio de Bellas Artes: Current and Upcoming Attractions

Posted April 21st, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

As the most celebrated center for the arts in Mexico, the Palacio de Bellas Artes is integral to Mexican culture.  Moreover, the palace and its exhibitions are internationally revered.  Located in Mexico City on the western side of the Centro Histórico, the Palacio de Bellas Artes is one of the best-loved tourist attractions in the…

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Ten Reasons to Vacation in the Mexican Riviera

Posted April 15th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

The Mexican Riviera is located on the west side of the nation and generally encompasses the major cruise ship stops and tourist towns on the Pacific Ocean extending from Ensenada to Salina Cruz.  Major vacation destinations like Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta, Punta Mita, Acapulco, and Mazatlan are some exciting places to visit in the…

Filed Under: Baja CaliforniaCabo San LucasEnsenadaLa PazMexican StatesRosaritoSan FelipeTecateTijuanaUncategorized

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Zoos and Animal Sanctuaries of the Baja Peninsula

Posted April 7th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

Mexico boasts an extraordinary array of wildlife; yet, the Baja Peninsula is quite unique in terms of its fauna. Many of the region’s representative wildlife can be viewed in the peninsula’s zoos and aquariums. Whether you are looking for family friendly outings while traveling in Baja California or Baja California Sur or you simply wish…

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Top Cultural Attractions of Mexico City

Posted March 26th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

With a population of roughly 20 million people, Mexico City sprawls across its 573 square acres.  As the capital and largest city in the nation, Mexico City is home to a myriad of attractions.  As the nation’s educational and cultural hub—not to mention one of the most important financial centers on the continent—Mexico City attracts…

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Spring Break Baja-Style!

Posted March 20th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

It’s time to kick winter to the curb and head down to any one of the Baja Peninsula’s celebrated Spring Break destinations. It’s not just that a spring break down Baja-way is an affordable option—the peninsula is also loaded with excitement and a myriad of things to see and do. If you and your family…

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Extraordinary Honeymoon Destinations of Mexico

Posted March 17th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

No matter what season you get married, Mexico is a perfect choice for your honeymoon.  The resorts and luxury hotels of the most popular vacation spots are world-class while the surrounding attractions offer something of interest for every type of couple.  From snorkeling excursions to whale watching trips, zip-line rides to horseback riding, Mexico is…

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Top 20 Things to See and Do in Rosarito

Posted March 12th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  1 Comment

Rosarito Beach is known for its outstanding attractions and breathtaking Pacific scenery.  Its proximity to the U.S. border makes it a popular Mexican getaway destination yet it has plenty of exciting things to see and do that also make it the perfect place to enjoy a full-blown vacation!  The next time you plan to visit…

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Northern Mexico: Twenty Places to Visit

Posted March 10th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

There are a number of great reasons to cross the border into Mexico.  Its breathtaking beaches, enchanting scenic landscapes, and attraction-filled cities are just a few that come to mind.  Driving into Northern Mexico is as simple as packing up the car for adventure, procuring car insurance, and grabbing your passport.  With thrilling cultural and…

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20 Things to See and Do in Rocky Point

Posted March 5th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  1 Comment

Rocky Point, known to Mexicans as Puerto Penasco, is a glorious sun-drenched city on the Sea of Cortez that is celebrated as one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations. This city has so much to offer vacationers and is loaded with attractions to see and things to do.  Add the following to your vacation…

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Driving Mexico: What to Do in the Event of a Break-Down or Auto-Accident

Posted January 31st, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  2 Comments

Driving abroad in any country requires taking some precautions such as gathering some research about particular rules and regulations for driving in that country. Driving in Mexico is an exciting way to experience its natural attractions and to easily get from one destination to another. Yet it’s important to know what to do if you…

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Mexican Getaways for Couples

Posted January 24th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  3 Comments

Mexico is filled with romantic spots and venues that are ideal for couples looking for a place to get away.  The beaches offer postcard-like settings and fun couples’ activities while the interior boasts its own unique charms from hacienda tours to eco-friendly pursuits like hiking.  The following getaway destinations are perfect for spending a long…

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50 Sites to See Driving in Mexico

Posted January 15th, 2014  by Chuck Lundy ·  2 Comments

It almost goes without saying that Mexico boasts far more than a mere fifty attractions to see when traveling through the country.  Yet the following sites and attractions are among the most revered among those driving through the various regions of the country.  Be sure to include as many as you can when creating your…

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Tijuana Ensenada Toll Road collapse

Posted December 30th, 2013  by Michelle ·  1 Comment

A portion of the Ensenada – Tijuana toll road collapsed Saturday morning.

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Fast Border Crossing with Sentri

Posted May 20th, 2013  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

Several crossings along the U.S. and Mexican border now allow pre-approved travelers a fast track back to the U.S.  By registering for Sentri cards or other quick-pass identification cards, travelers can use the Ready Lanes to speed up the customs and crossing process.  For frequent travelers to Mexico, this is incredibly convenient as wait times…

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Mexican Vehicle Permit

Posted February 20th, 2013  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

A vehicle permit isn’t needed for driving in various regions of Mexico like the Baja Peninsula or within twenty-five miles of the border, but it is needed if you plan to drive to other Mexican locations beyond the main tourist destinations.  Rocky Point, Guaymas and Hermosilla also do not require this permit; however, travelers who…

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Baja Sur

Posted February 9th, 2013  by Michelle ·  No Comments

The southern portion of the Baja Peninsula is home to the Mexican state of Baja California Sur.  A vacation haven, this state is famous for its enchanting scenery, gorgeous beaches, celebrated accommodations, and exciting things to do.  The only other land this state borders is its northern neighbor, the state of Baja California Norte.  Otherwise,…

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Visiting Baja California’s Estero Beach

Posted February 3rd, 2013  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

  Estero Beach, or Playa Estero as it is called in Mexico, is a serene coastal area in the city of Ensenada.  Though the state of Baja is highly regarded for many of its beautiful beaches, Estero Beach has a reputation for its calm and stunning atmosphere.  Nearby, the popular resort of the same name…

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Visiting Rocky Point

Posted January 30th, 2013  by Chuck Lundy ·  No Comments

  Located on the Sea of Cortez in Sonora, Mexico, the extraordinary city of Rocky Point, known in Mexico as Puerto Penasco and to many Americans as Arizona’s beach, is the perfect place to soak up the Mexican sun and enjoy the gorgeous scenery.  From world class golf to scuba, there are activities for all. …

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Visiting Tijuana

Posted January 27th, 2013  by Michelle ·  No Comments

  As the state of Baja California’s largest city and metropolitan area, Tijuana boasts a reputation as a city that likes to have a good time.  Essentially the most famous of all the border towns, Tijuana is only twenty miles from the Californian city of San Diego.  With so many things for visitors to see…

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Rosarito Beach, Baja California

Posted January 24th, 2013  by Michelle ·  No Comments

Slightly more than a half hour from the U.S. border, the Mexican city of Rosarito Beach is located on the Pacific Ocean on the northern coast of Baja California.  Its proximity to other major cities like San Diego in the U.S. and its northern city neighbor Tijuana makes it an extremely popular tourist destination.  A…

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