Aura: The Vegan Cooking Class in Mexico City You Need to Try

Aura: The Vegan Cooking Class in Mexico City You Need to Try

If you’re vegan or vegetarian and are planning on visiting Mexico City then you’re in luck! Mexico City has a thriving and growing vegan food scene. There are tons of good vegan restaurants to choose from including delicious street food stands. Some of the best…

How to Get to Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca, Without a Tour

How to Get to Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca, Without a Tour

The name ‘Hierve el Agua’ literally means ‘where the water boils’. But don’t let the name fool you. The bubbling water at Hierve el Agua is actually super cold! However, in my opinion, it’s definitely worth a visit. You can go for a hike on…

Tlapujahua Michoacán: One of Mexico’s Most Christmassy Pueblos Magicos

Tlapujahua Michoacán: One of Mexico’s Most Christmassy Pueblos Magicos

Tlalpujahua is a beautiful pueblo magico located in Michoacán, Mexico. It’s a very small town with cobblestone streets, bright colorful buildings, and lots of friendly people. It is also famous for its’ handicrafts, particularly the handmade Christmas ornaments sold all throughout the town. Here’s why…

Christmas in Mexico City: The Best Things to Do

Christmas in Mexico City: The Best Things to Do

I have spent the last two Decembers in Mexico City and it’s truly a magical time to be in Mexico’s capital. There are plenty of bright lights to see in the evenings, warm chocolaty and fruity drinks to sip on, and so many other wonderful…

Apicultura Mexico City: The Eco Beekeeping Experience You Need to Try

Apicultura Mexico City: The Eco Beekeeping Experience You Need to Try

Last week I had the pleasure of going on an Airbnb Beekeeping Experience here in Mexico City. The experience was hosted and sponsored by Apicultura Mx. I brought my friend Jesse along and we got to learn all about how important bees are for the…

Christmas in Vancouver, BC: The Best Things to Do

Christmas in Vancouver, BC: The Best Things to Do

Vancouver is a wonderful place to be during the Christmas season. There are tons of light shows, snowcapped mountains and outdoor activities to enjoy. I’ve been spending the last three or four Christmasses in Vancouver every year, with the exception of staying in Mexico for…

6 Incredible Things to do in Valle de Bravo, Mexico

6 Incredible Things to do in Valle de Bravo, Mexico

Valle de Bravo, Mexico, is a beautiful valley with mountains surrounding a turquoise green lake near Mexico City. I have been to Valle de Bravo five times in the last 2 years and I always find something new to do there. There are many towns…

Visit Michoacán: How to Spend a Weekend in Michoacán, Mexico

Visit Michoacán: How to Spend a Weekend in Michoacán, Mexico

This past long weekend, I visited a few different towns in Michoacán, Mexico, with my husband and my in-laws. We had a wonderful weekend full of sightseeing, artisan markets, hot chocolate, and hikes. We ended up visiting a total of four different towns during our…

7 Things to do During Day of the Dead in Mexico City

7 Things to do During Day of the Dead in Mexico City

This year was my second time spending Day of the Dead in Mexico and I had an absolute blast. Last year, my husband, in-laws and I went to celebrate in Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende. This year we decided to spend it in Mexico…

La Llorona Xochimilco: Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico City

La Llorona Xochimilco: Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico City

Yesterday evening, my husband and some friends and I attended the La Llorona show in Xochimilco, Mexico City. The evening consisted of riding the famous colorful trajineras of Xochimilco at night to a small island where the show occurred. The La Llorona Xochimilco show was…