Mercado 28 – Cancun, Mexico

White Linens, cheerfully painted skulls, cigars, tequilas, vibrantly painted ceramics, and trinkets of all sorts abound.  Under the pavilions’ steaming hot maze of shops playfully, aggressive hawkers try to offer high prices and attract your attention any way possible.  “Cheaper than Walmart” is continually being heard. Named from its neighborhood district number, Mercado 28 is…

La Parrilla, Restaurant – Spotlight Cancun, Mexico

La Parrilla has been dishing out the best local cuisine in Cancun since 1975 and has aged like fine wine, now with 3 restaurants in town!  I have been coming to the downtown location for years and it’s amazing every time.  La Parrilla is a Cancun Facet that has great local atmosphere and authentic, homemade…

Chitzen Itza – Mexico

The temple of Kukulcan, the central temple structure, built around 670, took 200 years to design and over 13 or so to build.  Chitzen Itza, or the sorcerers of water, was central to Mayan culture which began around AD 600 thriving from a long period of heavy rain that enabled a population boom.  It is…

The Surfin Burrito, Cancun

The Surfin Burrito is the best quick option for the northern tip of the peninsula if you want fast, easy and delicious.  They are consistent and have an easy, build your own burrito or taco, menu to please all taste buds.  This time we got the surf n turf burrito with the works, a steak…

Cancun, Mexico

Located on the north-eastern shore of the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico, the white, powdery sand beaches and spicy fiesta culture is unparalleled in Cancun. All the fun beach activities to partake in including fishing, golfing, boating, jet skis, paragliding, scuba diving, snorkeling, and beach-combing.  Go into the city center and visit Mercado 28. Grab some…