Coyoacán, Mexico City: Exploring Frida Kahlo’s City

Booking.com Coyoacán is a beautiful small part of Mexico City steeped in rich Mexican history. My last week in week in Mexico (for now anyway) was two weeks ago and I was determined to make the most of it. I insisted that my fiancé, Arturo and his family take me to explore Coyoacán, Frida Kahlo’s home, …

Visiting Las Grutas de la Estrella

The other day my fiancé’s family and I took a trip to Ixtapan de la Sal to explore Las Grutas de la Estrella. Las Grutas are caves that are surrounded by lush forest and a bubbling river. The river runs into the cavern and if you’re willing to pay a little extra and get really …

Our Engagement Story: How He Proposed in Mexico City

ARTURO AND I ARE ENGAGED!!! I am so excited to share with all you lovely readers, our engagement story. If you’ve read any of my blog posts within the last year and a half you may have seen Arturo’s name (or photos of him) pop up here and there. We have been dating for just …

Mexico City Street Art: La Romita

UPDATE: Since writing this post the artist of the featured photo and the photo used for posting this blog post on Pinterest has contacted me! So cool! Anyways the name of the wall in the featured photo is the Mural Charromita and it was painted by Felipe Reissenweber Menéndez. If you would like to see more of …

Teotihuacán: Photo Series

This post contains affiliate links. Should you decide to purchase something from one of my affiliates I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Check out my Affiliates Page for more info. Sometimes words just fail you. For me this happened when visiting Teotihuacán. Last month while visiting my boyfriend, Arturo, …

Mexico City: Feeling Right At Home

This post contains affiliate links. Should you decide to purchase something from one of my affiliates I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Check out my Affiliates Page for more info. Three short days in Mexico City with Arturo and his family and I have already been to an hacienda, …