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Discover the Best Holbox Beach Mexico


To discover the best Holbox beach is easy.  On the island of Holbox, beaches are the main attraction. The Holbox beaches are just extraordinary and idyllic. Holbox Island is also car free so you will find yourself in a peaceful paradise. Holbox beaches are a natural beauty.  The water is shallow and crystalline.  In addition, … Read more

Backpacking Yucatan – Best Things to Do in Yucatan Peninsula


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