7 Things You Can Do In Mexico That You Can’t Do Anywhere Else

Mexico is a favorite among seasoned travelers and the more occasional ones alike. Oftentimes this marvelous country gets a bad rap, especially from the media. Crime and violence are strongly associated with Mexico and for this reason many are dissuaded from visiting. In most cases such claims are over-exaggerated, and with proper precautions you can greatly decrease the risk of running into any trouble.

If you’re able to muster the courage required to experience Mexico beyond exclusively its beach resorts, you’ll be well rewarded. And you’ll likely find that any anxiety you had beforehand was unwarranted.

If you still need convincing, here are 7 memorable things you can do solely in Mexico:

Visit-Extraordinary-Archaeological-Sitesjgorzynik / Shutterstock

Visit Extraordinary Archaeological Sites

Magnificent pyramids are not only found in the lands of Egypt. Chichén Itzá is a world famous archaeological site and the step-pyramid El Castillo at its center is a front cover for many travel and tourism publications. Witness the remains of the Ancient Maya civilization here in Mexico in wonderful proportions. The Mayapan archaeological site, like Chichén Itzá, is also located in the Yucatán region.

Party-in-D.F.Sean Locke Photography / Shutterstock

Party in D.F.

Without a doubt, the capital city of Mexico is the party hotspot for all of Central America. In Mexico City, the weekend party starts early, so be ready to head out on a Thursday and potentially stay out until sunrise. Come Friday or Saturday, be ready to do it all over again. There are endless nightlife options in this city and it’s a guarantee you’ll never be short of quality choices. Stick to the lively Condesa and Polanco neighborhoods if it’s your first time in the city.

Relax-on-Some-of-the-World's-Most-Beautiful-BeachesPablo Rogat / Shutterstock

Relax on Some of the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches

The tropical climate and temperate waters of Cancun, and the marvelous sandy beaches of Playa del Carmen are not among the hottest vacation spots year after year by mere coincidence. Mexico’s beaches are stunning. World-class resorts and hotels provide for a comfortable and enjoyable stay, and when combined with the elegant scenery, there’s truly not much more you could ask for.

PAGE 1 OF 3
SHARE ON

Advertisement

Travel Destinations to Consider in 2019

Whether you’re looking to escape the cold winter weather or boiling summer heat or experience a different culture, there are endless potential travel destinations for you to choose from. But making the right decision may be challenging. Here are some of the top destinations throughout the world that you may want to consider visiting during 2019.

The Best Canadian Hockey Towns

Canada and hockey go together like peanut butter and chocolate. If you didn’t know that, you either don’t watch hockey or you’ve never been to Canada in the wintertime. Just like any sport, hockey has its hotbeds. Coincidentally, each and every one of the cities and towns mentioned in this article claims superiority. Mind you, in entirely different ways. Some cling to a long and storied history. Others flash around their laundry list of NHL alumni, current Hall of Famers, and future Hall of Famers. Today, we’ll take a look at the best of the best. Lace ‘em up, tape up your stick, and put the foil on. These are the best hockey towns in the Great White North.

Graduated Traveling: 13 Trips to Take After Graduating

While some may be anxious to jump into the workforce and get cracking on that career, as the old saying goes, “you can always make money, but you can’t always make memories.” Instead of diving into the online job ads, hit the travel sites then hit the open road or the friendly skies.