Adventure by Rail in Mexico’s Copper Canyon

Aboard the Chihuahua-Pacific Railroad, travelers pass through Mexico's scenic Copper Canyon, stopping at hillside villages and staying at comfortable Balderrama hotels along the way.

Cruising on the Sea of Cortez with Cortez Cruises

Take a dip with playful pups or relax onboard a private yacht in the Gulf of California.
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.
Fireworks at night. Photo by Fyllis Hockman

Puerto Vallarta: Magic on the Malecón

A traveler discovers the unexpected magic of the Malecón, a 12-block esplanade in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

Morelia: Mexico’s Pink-Stone Colonial City

Historical and cultural sites share space with Morelia's numerous candy stalls, boutiques and craft shops.

Diving Deep in the Yucatan

Diving in Mexico's underwater caves (cenotes) is an otherworldly experience.

Palenque: The Jewel of Mayan Cities

The past lives on at Palanque, one of Latin America's most impressive Mayan ruins.

Stone-Walled Paths to Discovery in San Sebastian

A traveler digs for roots in her ancestral town.
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.

Acapulco’s Little Sister: Pié de la Cuesta

Pié de la Cuesta is just eight pesos and 30 minutes north of Acapulco, yet the two Mexican towns couldn't be more different.

Puerto Vallarta: A Historical Perspective

Learn how the filming of a Hollywood movie sparked the transformation of a village into a tourist destination.

Past the Garbage Dump and Through the Jungle…to Paradise

A mere 36 miles (58 km) south of Cancun, Punta Bete is an out-of-the way beach worthy of a side trip.

Tulum After the Crowds

Just 80 miles south of Cancun, the ancient ruins in Tulum are a world apart.
Sunset over the Sea of Cortez atVilla del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto. Flickr/Kirt Edblom

Flying Rays in the Sea of Cortez

The Sea of Cortez near Loreto, Mexico is rich with sea life, especially flying mobula rays. While staying at Villa del Palmar Beach and Spa Resort, a travelers experiences these magnificent animals up close.