Yelapa, Mexico

We spent a week in Yelapa, a small town in Mexico that's only accessible by boat or mule.  We thought we were picking the faster option by taking the water taxi, but our boat ended up breaking down four times (on both motors!) during the 30 minute ride from Puerto Vallarta.  There were like 3... Continue Reading →

Eating in Yelapa and a Tragedy

The restaurants in Yelapa don't seem fancy on the outside, or even that noticeable, but most of them have a surprisingly beautiful garden tucked away inside for lovely al fresco dining.  We couldn't ask for better ambiance.  The food is also a pleasant surprise.  The seafood are cooked and seasoned to perfection, the tacos are... Continue Reading →

Mexico Vlog and Tips for Flying with a Baby

For more Mexico travel tips, you can check out my full Yucatan guide. Whether it's a "short" three hour domestic flight or an international long haul, flying is probably the number one thing that stresses parents out about traveling with babies and kids.  Even after flying over 50,000 air miles with Ellie since she was... Continue Reading →


See my full Yucatan travel guide here. You know when you meet a soul mate and you instantly click?  You can both laugh at the really off-color Family Guy clips on Youtube until tears stream down your faces.  You agree the best food in the world is probably ice cream, followed closely by tacos.  You... Continue Reading →

Yucatán Travel Guide

Read and see more photos of our family trip to Tulum and Villadolid here. Transportation Bus.  The whole Yucatan peninsula is completely accessible by bus.  The ADO bus is the one that we used.  These buses have comfortable seating and are air conditioned.  The trip from Merida to Tulum was less than $10 and completely... Continue Reading →

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