"Blue skies, sunshine, white sand by the mile!" However, not many blue skies were to be found on my trip like The Golden Girls sang of. Even though it rained the whole time I was in Miami, it was still such a fantastic trip! I got to visit one of my best friends since the… Continue reading Miami, You’ve Got Style
Puerto Escondido is of course full of beaches, but it's also full of people offering to take you on a tour to release baby sea turtles, see the bioluminescence lagoon, go fishing, or see dolphins. We went to see the sea turtles (albeit not on an official tour), and also took a dolphin tour which… Continue reading Watching Dolphins and Sea Turtles – a Three Hour Tour in Puerto Escondido
Our hotel on Playa Zicatela in Puerto Escondido has about 25 rooms, a communal kitchen, café, and pool, and we absolutely love it. Our hosts, Luz and Nino, and their handyman, Alejandro, are so lovely, welcoming, and helpful, that we end up having days where we don't even leave the hotel and end up cooking… Continue reading International Friends and More Turtles in Puerto Escondido!
The beaches of Puerto Escondido, on the Pacific Coast of Mexico, are easily the best part of visiting this small town of 45,000 people. Each has their own vibe, things to do, and beautiful views. Playa Bacocho Playa Bacocho is the westernmost beach in the city. It's quiet, vast, with only one restaurant connected to… Continue reading Things to do in Puerto Escondido: Explore the Beaches
Getting sick while traveling in a different country is not the most fun experience, but it is cheap! Rueben got a sinus infection while we were in Mexico City, so we decided to go to BEST Medical. The visit was only $35 MXN ($1.85 USD!), and the two prescriptions, a small bottle of contact solution,… Continue reading Puerto Escondido – Being Sick in Mexico While Relaxing on the Beach