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Mexico & Central America

Mexico & Central America

Travel in Mexico and Central America

Art markets are a great way to spend a day in Mexico.

Mexico City’s Oldest Traditional Art Market

Pablo Neruda said it best, “Mexico is in its markets." The Tianguis Artesanal Tenanitla Market is the oldest traditional art market in Mexico City.
The view from my room at the Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos.

Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos: New All-Inclusive a Winner in Mexico

This resort's golden beaches, redesigned property and all-inclusive concept add up to a fantastic experience in Los Cabos, Mexico.
Snorkeling with whale sharks near Cancun.

Cancun’s Gentle Giants

From May through September, whale sharks frequent the waters near Cancun. Here's how you can experience them up close.
Travel in Costa Rica: What You Should Know

Land of Adventure: 5 Questions for Costa Rica

Have questions about travel to Costa Rica? Local experts provide their insight on Costa Rica travel.
Travel in Panama

Humor: Jaguar Stalking in Panama

Traveling in Panama? It's best to keep an eye out for jaguars when exploring the jungles.
Natural light spill into The Pit.

Diving Deep in the Yucatan

Diving in Mexico's underwater caves (cenotes) is an otherworldly experience.
The Acatenango Volcano seen from the ground.

Hiking Volcanoes in Guatemala

Here’s what you need to know about hiking the country’s commanding volcanoes.
The beans are fresh from the Doka Coffee Estate.

Costa Rica in a Cup: The Doka Coffee Estate

Get a taste of Costa Rican coffee and learn about the process on the lush slopes of the Poas Volcano in Alajuela.

Stone-Walled Paths to Discovery in San Sebastian

A traveler digs for roots in her ancestral town.
Telica Volcano, Nicaragua

Hiking Western Nicaragua’s Telica Volcano

Climb toward the belly of the beast and stare Nicaragua’s Telica Volcano in the face.

5 Countries with the Best Healthcare in the World

Looking for the best healthcare in the world? It may just be a beach vacation away.
Whale watching Magdalena Bay

Gentle Giants: Whale Watching in Baja California Sur’s Magdalena Bay

Every January through March, the gentle giants of the deep visit Mexico's Baja California Sur, delighting vistors and locals alike.
Another beautiful day in Costa Rica. Photo by Jose R.

How an American Filibuster Created a Costa Rican Hero

How Juan Santamaria, Costa Rica's national hero, got his own holiday.

Loreto, Baja California: Legends of the Amazon Queen Calafia

This quiet Mexican city has an unusual history -- and it's rich in colonial ambiance.