A green sea turtle at the Tent Reef dive site in Saba

Scuba diving in Saba and St. Kitts

Our first scuba vacation With our relatively fresh PADI Advanced Open Water and Nitrox certifications, the next step was to take advantage of our hard work and get some dives under our belt. Sort of by accident, we ended up scuba diving in Saba and

Scuba cylinders (tanks) filled with 32% oxygen enriched air nitrox

Scuba diving with nitrox

It’s hard to get into diving without hearing the word nitrox thrown around. So what’s the fuss about scuba diving with nitrox? Many non-divers incorrectly believe that we dive with pure oxygen (I guess because it’s oxygen that keeps us alive). Most divers dive with the

The Mayan El Castillo pyramid (Temple of Kukulcan) at Chichen Itza

5 Days in the Yucatán

The Yucatán peninsula is where the Mayan civilization reached the peak of its development. It is home to important Mayan cities, including Chichen Itza, Mayapan, and the city that is now the capital of the Yucatán, Mérida. In this itinerary, we show you how to spend 5 days in the Yucatán based out of Mérida, discovering the ancient Mayan sites.

The Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City

5 Days in Mexico City

Mexico City isn’t necessarily the most obvious travel destination, but it’s gaining in popularity. With its fascinating history and stunning architecture, it’s easy to see why. This guide explains how to spend 5 days in Mexico City, hitting all the key sights and attractions.

Papadzules, a classic Yucatecan dish at Santa Ana market in Mérida

Where to eat in Mérida

The food of Mérida is a hybrid cuisine of several cultures that reflects the complex and long history of the city; there are elements of Mayan, Spanish, Dutch, Lebanese, and so on. We show you where to eat in Mérida to enjoy all these delicious

Tacos al pastor can be found everywhere in Mexico City (and most of Mexico) and are simply delicious

Where to eat in Mexico City

Mexico City can be overwhelming. Eating there shouldn’t have to be. This guide provides a few restaurant recommendations for where to eat in Mexico City. But more importantly, it explains how to eat in Mexico City.