UNDER THE MEXICAN SUN – PUERTO VALLARTA

Many will say how Puerto Vallarta owes its fame to Hollywood, especially after John Houston’s 1964 film Night of the Iguana. Richard Burton, who starred in the film bought a house in Puerto Vallarta, and the turbulent love story with his wife Elizabeth Taylor attracted much media attention. It wasn’t long before tourists started arriving…

THE HIDDEN WORLD OF THE MAYANS

The Yucatán peninsula has a lot of interesting, beautiful and inspiring attractions: mystic Mayan pyramids, picturesque colonial towns, wild jungle, caves, coral reef, sand beaches and the turquoise Caribbean Sea. Until the mid – 20th century Yucatán was isolated from the rest of Mexico, and it still is in some ways. The people there see…

SURFERS HAVEN, PUERTO ESCONDIDO, MEXICO

The Mexican federal state of Oaxaca has 480 km of Pacific coastline with many beautiful beaches, lagoons and excellent waves for surfing. Puerto Escondido – as the name itself suggests it’s a hidden place situated south of the famous Acapulco on the Pacific coast. That picturesque Pacific town is a paradise for surfers who come…