• the main pyramid of chichen itza in mexico
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    The Perfect 2 Week Mexico Itinerary for First-Timers

    Heading to Mexico and not sure where to start? There is honestly SO MUCH to do in this amazing country, and it’s hard to narrow down where to go. That’s why I’ve created this perfect 2 week Mexico itinerary for first timers. So you can stop agonizing and start having fun! From the beaches of Tulum to the otherworldly cenotes of Valladolid, I spent 3 weeks backpacking around Mexico and distilled everything down into this perfect 2 week itinerary. I hope you enjoy! A 2 Week Mexico Itinerary This 2 week Mexico itinerary focuses solely on the Yucatan peninsula, visiting Cozumel, Valladolid, Tulum, and Bacalar. Although many Mexico itineraries suggest…

  • The shoreline of Bacalar, Mexico as seen from the lagoon
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    Bacalar, Mexico: 19 Photos That Will Push This Hidden Spot To The Top Of Your Bucket List

    Bacalar, Mexico is possibly the best hidden gem I’ve ever found. Even though it’s located only 2 hours south of Tulum, it’s a completely different world. Set on Bacalar Lagoon (also known as the Lagoon of Seven Colors, for its many startling shades of blue), this pubelo magico (magic town) is absolute paradise. I only had 2 days to dedicate to Bacalar, but I wish I could have stayed a lifetime. These 19 photos will, without a doubt, shoot Bacalar, Mexico straight to the top of your bucket list. HOW TO GET TO BACALAR, MEXICO Despite being off the beaten path, Bacalar, Mexico is surprisingly easy to get to. You…