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Rios Lagartos, Mexico

Rios Lagartos is a sleepy little town on the northern coast of the Yucatan peninsula.  It has a huge nature reserve with a beautiful lagoon populated with flamingos and other wildlife. There’s not much to do there besides take a boat ride on the lagoon, which is easy to do.  You just head to the […]

Las Coloradas, the Pink Lagoon

The Las Coloradas pink lagoon is as pretty in real life as it is in pictures, though there’s not much around it.  It’s located in a tiny fishing village on the northern coast of the Yucatan peninsula.  The town is tiny, just a few houses, a convenient store, and a few small restaurants all owned […]

Yucatán Road Trip Itinerary

We only had six days and I wanted to see the best variety of places- beaches, wildlife, small towns, cities, and ruins.  So I planned a roadtrip.  Renting a car is easy in Mexico, and the roads are all safe and well marked.  I saved everywhere we were going to Google offline maps and starred […]