Travel to Tulum Instead of Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Travel to Tulum Instead of Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

It was midnight and I was waiting in the Tulum ADO bus terminal while the town was being trenched with rain. Part one of my Central American trip came to an end in Mexico. Yes, Mexico is technically a part of North America but not for this travel blog post. The taxi...
Eating Mexican Ceviche at La Coqueta in Tulum

Eating Mexican Ceviche at La Coqueta in Tulum

The mosquitos were biting like I was a blood donor. I was trying to get a bite of Mexican ceviche. La Coqueta restaurant had only outdoor seating on gravel rocks slightly smaller than golf balls. The tablecloth had three-inch-wide, multi-color stripes. I ordered an...
Delicious and Cheap Food at El Jardin in Playa del Carmen

Delicious and Cheap Food at El Jardin in Playa del Carmen

I haven’t eaten since 5:30 am at the Starbucks in Toronto Pearson Airport. The same day I traveled to Cancun Airport. My stomach is knocking for one more meal tonight in this Latin American city. I’m a budget traveler and wanted cheap food in Playa del Carmen....
Travel to Cuba Before It’s Too Late

Travel to Cuba Before It’s Too Late

You need to travel to Cuba soon. It’s been 53-plus years since the US Embargo (FEB 7, 1962) was imposed on Cuba. US President, Barack Obama, is restoring (or at least trying to restore) diplomatic relations with Cuba. The US and Cuban embassies were re-opened in 2015...