Hey, I’m Janine!

In 2010 a study abroad program in Xalapa, Veracruz convinced me that Mexico was where I belonged. In 2017 I packed my bags (and my cat) and moved to Mexico for love — of my boyfriend and the culture… But honestly, mostly the culture.

If you’re curious about authentic travel experiences that will help you learn more about Mexico, you’re in the right place!

I want to help you travel Mexico safely and confidently. On this site you’ll find insider tips for safe travel in Mexico, compelling itineraries detailing all the most interesting activities (on and off the beaten path), and plenty of destination inspiration. There’s way more to Mexico than resorts (they’re cool too though) and you’ll learn all about it here!

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Recent Posts…

7 Laid-Back Things To Do In Malibu, California

Malibu, California, famous for it’s surfing beaches and for being a retreat for Hollywood’s elite, sits just 10 miles north of the city of Santa Monica, on the edge of LA County. While it’s not uncommon to hear Malibu referenced as a playground...

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Tips For Traveling To Mexico For The First Time

Not only is Mexico’s culture very different from that of the United States or Canada, but it’s also very different from the many stereotypes floating around out there. My hope is that this post will debunk some of those stereotypes while communicating some of the more mundane, “good-to-knows” that are difficult to anticipate. Hopefully these tips for first timers in Mexico will help your vist go as smoothly as possible!

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