Mérida, Mexico

Visualise the opening scene of James Bond’s Spectre film and you will get a taste for Dia de los Muertos or ‘Day of the Dead’ in Mexico. On first viewing, one would assume it is a Halloween based ceremony, however being in Merida and experiencing their version proved to us that this celebration is farContinue reading “Mérida, Mexico”

Valladolid, Mexico

After a red eye flight and a local bus from Oaxaca we settled in Valladolid. From colonial churches, cathedrals and architecture to natural attractions like cenotes, Valladolid is a popular stopping point for those wishing to explore the Yucatan penisula. Luckily, we passed through this town during the build up to ‘Hanal Pixan’ (Mayan versionContinue reading “Valladolid, Mexico”