5 of the Best Sonoran Beach Towns

Posted January 10, 2017 by & filed under Beaches, Destinations, Kino Bay, Rocky Point, Ruins, Sea of Cortez, Sonora.

Sandy Beach Rocky Point

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 »

Mexico’s Mesoamerican Pyramid Sites

Posted April 9, 2014 by & filed under History, Mexico, Pyramids, Ruins.

Mexico Pyramids

Let’s go visit some pyramids! Sure, the pyramids in Egypt are spectacular, but you don’t necessarily have to travel half way around the globe to see some excellent examples of ancient pyramids. Mexico, our next door neighbor to the south, has many remarkable archeological sites that you can actually drive to. Below is a list… Read more »

Teotihuacan: Mexico’s Holy Ground

Posted September 30, 2013 by & filed under Al Barrus, Mexico City, Ruins.

Mexico’s Holy Ground © Al Barrus

“Tread lightly Al, you’re on hallowed ground” was the genre of comments left by my friends and family after I updated my Facebook status, stating I was in Teotihuacan. The smiling faces of my wife and I, wrapped in our rain coats and hooded sweatshirts on a particularly chilly day–for what I expected to be… Read more »