6 Incredible things we did in Chiapas — Travel Around the Galaxy

If you ever find yourself in Mexico’s southernmost state, consider yourself lucky! Chiapas is one of Mexico’s most exciting regions to visit and is a perfect place for those seeking adventure. There are many incredible Mayan Ruins worth visiting and an abundance of natural wonders located in the jungles, such as waterfalls and incredible canyons. […]

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Mayan Ruins of Yaxchilan & Bonampak — Travel Around the Galaxy

This is the story of two amazing Mayan Ruins located in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas; Yaxchilan and Bonampak. The two sites are located 30km from each other, with Yaxchilan being the more important of the two, ruling over its smaller neighbor. During the Late Classical Period, Yaxchillan was an influential city, strategically located […]

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In Pictures: All The Colours Of San Cristobal De Las Casas, Mexico — Home Is A Feeling

Occasionally, necessity drives our decisions. That’s how southern Mexico became a last minute stop on my journey through Central America. After a long stint in the C-A4 block – made up of a political agreement between Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua – I needed to leave to renew my tourist visa. It’s a well […]

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MX: The One(s) in Mexico – (More) Ruins and Beaches (Day Nine, Ten & Eleven) — A Weary Traveller

Looking at my pathetic log of the activities, I can draw two conclusions. The first being that, as time went on, our touristing days grew less and less packed. That’s not to say that they were any less tiring, but evidence suggests that, rather than stuffing the day with at least four/five activities, we reduced […]

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San Cristobal- Indigenous Villages — Nikki and her travels

November 2017 From the road alongside the market in San Cristobal, you can get a collectivo towards San Juan Chamula an indigenous village approximately 45 minutes away. This village is ruled by its own laws with villagers who don’t adhere to the “catholic” beliefs having to leave. These beliefs include practising traditional religious ceremonies. Although it’s […]

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El Chiflón — Greene Wild Blog

I visited this waterfall as part of a tour package to Montebello. The tour minibus left at 8 and started heading south towards Comitan. We passed through the mountains and out onto a flat plain. As we approached you could see a huge white cascade down the side of a mountain – El Chiflón. The […]

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