Category: Beaches

What Are the Best Beaches in Baja California Norte?

What Are the Best Beaches... If you believe life's a beach, you'll want to drive to Baja California Norte as soon as possible. Mexico's northwestern region accommodates all kinds of beachgoers. Whether you like relatively quiet expanses of sand or bustling seaside resorts, you'll find an ideal spot there. These five beaches are among the finest in Baja California Norte... Read More »

A Quick Vacation in Mexico

A Quick Vacation in Mexico... The travel bug can bite you even if you live in picturesque California, the desert of Arizona, or call the charming open spaces of Texas home. The good news is, you don't have to travel too far to let your hair down. If you know where to go, Mexico can be perfect for a long... Read More »

5 of the Best Sonoran Beach Towns

5 of the Best Sonoran... Sonora, Mexico, offers travelers an array of relaxing getaways. If you're planning a beach vacation, check out these beach towns. Colorful and culturally diverse, Sonora, Mexico, is home to seemingly endless miles of pristine coastline. Below is a list of five of Sonora's top beachside gems that should not be missed on any adventure through... Read More »

5 Places You Must Visit in San Carlos, Mexico

5 Places You Must Visit... San Carlos is a large subdivision of the city of Guaymas in the state of Sonora, Mexico. It is located nearly 14 miles from the Guaymas city center, and sits on the Gulf of California. Small and independent, with just 7,000 residents, San Carlos has long been a favorite among American tourists, thanks to the... Read More »

Baby Turtles in Bucerias, Nayarit

Baby Turtles in Bucerias, Nayarit... Story by Al Barrus, photos by Jan Critchfield My three days in Puerto Vallarta (PV) were unforgettable. However, there's more to the Bahia de Banderas (or Bay of Flags) than PV. I figured that the whole bay was part of the Mexican State of Jalisco, but the tropical bahia is split equally among two states:... Read More »

My Trip to Puerto Vallarta: Part 1

My Trip to Puerto Vallarta:... Recently, my wife and I had the opportunity to visit Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. I have been all over Mexico, but never to the South West Coast. I have to say it was a great experience. While I will reserve the stories of lounging at the beach and pool, drinking virgin piña coladas, or pitching my... Read More »