From releasing turtles to riding horses amongst many thing to do and see on the beautiful Puerta Escondido, Pacific Coast of Mexico

I left San Cristobal behind on the 7.15pm bus- the earliest departing bus to Puerto Escondido my next stop. In the last hour or so of twilight the views overlooking the valley below as we crossed the mountainous roads were mind blowing. I was glued to the window until…

Crazy nightlife and chilling with coffee in San Cristobal Mexico 

Well I ended up having a pretty crazy night out in San Cristobal last night- there’s only a few bars here, so you are almost guaranteed to bump into anyone and everyone you know there. And of course after a few drinks someone you’ve seen in…

Horse riding from San Cristobal to the village of San Juan Chamula with the strange church…

I woke up at 7.20am in my jungle hut in Palenque- argh I had set my alarm (or so I thought) for 6.15am to give myself time to shower, pack, get ready in a leisurely manner before my 8.30am bus… instead what happened was I saw…

Palenque ruins and thoughts on travelling solo

Argh the sun has decided to do weird things to my pale English skin, I first noticed it in the Philippines in April, and it’s further intensified here.. I now have a few random darker patches in the centre of my forehead, and the worst bit… above…