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Backpacking Yucatan – Best Things to Do in Yucatan Peninsula

Backpacking-Yucatan

Backpacking may not be something you’ve ever considered before. Certainly, I stayed in an all-inclusive hotel for my first visit to Cancun on the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico. As a 40-something Mum of 3, backpacking Yucatan was far from my mind as I celebrated my friend’s wedding at the luxurious Ritz Carlton hotel! However, a … Read more

How to Get to Holbox Island

how to get to holbox island

How to get to Holbox Island? In short, there are 2 main methods of transportation to Holbox Island: plane and road. Located off the north coast of the Yucatan, Holbox Island is one of the lesser-known treasures of Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula.   As the crow flies, Holbox is 60.9 km north-west of Cancun. This peaceful island … Read more