Why do I travel? What is it that makes me desire to seek out new paths, drives me to see, feel, touch, taste new things in a new place? Why do so many of us eagerly seek out the unknown places that fill the world? We watch amazing shows, read blogs, watch vlogs all in the name of fulfilling a curiosity of what it’s like somewhere, anywhere else.
Metepec is a small colonial town just out side of Toluca. Is it part of the amazing Pueblo Magico towns of Mexico. Most of what is done here is still in many ways the way it was always done. The small coblestone streets are filled with small mom and pop stores. With plenty of street […]
Planning a trip to Mexico or anywhere for that matter can be an exciting prospect. But not always an easy one. It can become a daunting task without having a strategy. Without proper planning, the amazing trip you can’t wait to take can become a nightmare. Some of the tips I use are to avoid these mishaps. Just remember no trip is always perfect. Go into the adventure with an open mind and open spirit and it’s more likely you’ll enjoy the trip. Even when you use a travel agent mishaps can happen.
Okay, so lots of my friends always say how lucky I am to be in a new country. How exciting it must be so on and so forth. The truth is that it is but it can have it’s own difficulties and challenges, one of which is meeting new friends. When we were staying in hostels and hotels meeting other travelers was a breeze. There was always someone new around and hanging out with locals was easy. Especially since typically locals owned where you were staying.