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Mexico City’s Neighborhoods – Roma, Condesa, and Polanco

Mexico City is the 4th largest city in the world, so obviously it can be daunting to decide which neighborhoods to visit. NomadList is a great resource for us because we can talk to people that live in (or have visited) the countries and cities we're interested in and get advice on where to go.… Continue reading Mexico City’s Neighborhoods – Roma, Condesa, and Polanco

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Mexico City, You So Pretty – Neighborhoods in the Capital City

There are 16 colonias (boroughs) in Mexico City, and each borough boasts its own neighborhoods. We usually stick around the Cuahtémoc borough, which includes Centro Histórico and Chinatown, Reforma (financial district), Roma Norte and Roma Sur, and Hipódromo Condesa - all neighborhoods that we love. In this post, I'll be featuring Centro Histórico and Reforma.… Continue reading Mexico City, You So Pretty – Neighborhoods in the Capital City

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Minimal Packing for Three Weeks in Mexico – What We Brought and What We Bought

Imagine having to carry your rolling suitcase up two really narrow flights of stairs while having to translate (in your head and to your partner) what your Airbnb host is telling you, then having to carry that suitcase with you while you wait the few hours between check out and check in for your next… Continue reading Minimal Packing for Three Weeks in Mexico – What We Brought and What We Bought

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Mexico City Part Two – Branching Out

After an interesting day at Centro Histórico and riding the city bus, Rueben decided we should take Uber from now on since they're the most trusted transportation in the city, they drop you off right at your location, and they're so affordable. The base price is $40.14 MXN, which is $2.02 USD, and our longest… Continue reading Mexico City Part Two – Branching Out

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Meal Planning and Budgeting

I touched on this topic in my shopping list post, but meal planning is a very big part of budgeting for grocery shopping! I was always resistant to meal planning, even after my sister told me how beneficial it was and how much easier it made her week. Once my fiancé and I set a… Continue reading Meal Planning and Budgeting