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10 Fun and Cheap Things to Do in Tulum

I’m personally more drawn to adventure and things to do on a budget. So for all of us who were drawn to Tulum because of the exciting history and nature, you’ll really enjoy these cheap things to do in Tulum!  It’s true that Tulum can be expensive, but you can do a lot of the “fancy...

Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort Review

Hilton has been expanding its portfolio of all-inclusive resorts, and the Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort is one of the newer ones. This all-inclusive opened in 2021 after renovations to the property by Hilton. As someone who is a budget traveler, but is huge on utilizing...

Puerto Vallarta Itinerary: 4 Days in Paradise

What started as a small fishing village in Banderas Bay along the Pacific Coast of Mexico is now a major destination for travelers, and it’s no surprise why! Puerto Vallarta is naturally beautiful, with fantastic food, plenty of activities, and unique places to stay. You’ll...

Incredible Cancun Road Trip: Itinerary & Stops to Make

A Cancun road trip to Tulum can be an easy and fun drive! Cenotes, Mayan ruins, beaches, and more were on the road ahead. I knew we’d want to get around and see all the different things we possibly could.When we started planning our Cancun road trip to Tulum, I knew all the stops we’d...

What to Avoid in Tulum (and best places to stay)

There are some things you have to avoid in Tulum… Since tons of people visit the Yucatan Peninsula, it can be a spot where tourists unknowingly participate in tourist traps, environmental crises, and exploitation of locals.I was drawn to Tulum not because of the Instagram-worthy hotels on...

Visiting Akumal Beach: Everything You Need to Know

As the popularity of Akumal Beach has grown over the years, the rules have changed greatly for visiting in order to preserve the famous sea turtle’s habitat. Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Akumal Beach.Over the last few years, Akumal Beach has really changed. It’s...