How to spend a month or so in Mexico – an itinerary for independent travel

I chose Mexico for my six week trip over summer because I wanted a country with variety: with beaches, rainforests, Mayan history, fantastic food and local culture … and I wasn’t disappointed. I started my trip in Cancun and worked my way to Mexico City. Here is an adaptable…

Mayan temples in Coba – my day as Indiana Jones… 

Thursday night I made my way back to the hostel bar but decided to take it easy as I had a grand plan to go to Coba on Friday morning-  home to ancient Mayan ruins amongst a jungle setting. A few more backpackers had arrived- an Australian girl, three…