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Sadly our time in Mexico has come to an end and we are onto our next destination – Guatemala. I think we both agree Mexico was incredible, the whole country is vibrant, full of colour and the people incredibly friendly. We were warned about corruption and violence, however came across a warm and welcoming country. … Continue reading 1 Country Down

Cancun and Tulum

Cancun & Tulum We arrived in Cancun late afternoon following a lunch stop over in Valladolid after Chichen Itza saying bye to Ellie and Jess. We arrived at our hostel, checked-in then set off to a UPS centre to collect Niamh’s sunglasses. The next day we slept in a bit, had a great free breakfast … Continue reading Cancun and Tulum

Puerto Escondido

Tuesday 24th So we finally arrived in Puerto Escondido at 7am on Niamh’s birthday after a 9h bus ride that got in early. The ADO buses in Mexico are better than any bus we’ve been on in the UK so the journey wasn’t too awful. As we arrived before anyone was awake in the hostel … Continue reading Puerto Escondido

Oaxaca City

The second stop in Mexico was Oaxaca which is very different to Mexico city as all the buildings are small and colourful and it is located in a stunning valley in between mountains. We arrived around 3pm at our hostel, Casa Angel, first thing we did was head straight to the rooftop to get a … Continue reading Oaxaca City

Mexico City

So here we are, we finally made it after a 16 hour trip with a few minor panics, but we made it! We arrived at our hotel just after 10:30 at night and went straight to sleep. For our first full day we set out to explore the historical centre of Mexico City on foot. … Continue reading Mexico City