Chichen Itza: Tips for Visiting with Kids

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Chichen Itza is one of the modern wonders of the world and an epically awesome place to visit as a family.  I must admit that I had been apprehensive about visiting Chichen Itza with the kids for a long time.  I would look wistfully at the pics of other families or friends traveling there and thought that I would not be able to take a trip like that for a long time.

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Tips for Visiting the Baths on Virgin Gorda

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The Baths on Virgin Gorda may be one of the most popular places to visit in the Caribbean.  These limestone rock formations on the pristine Devil’s Bay are iconic and a must see for travelers to the Virgin Islands.  We had done a lot of research prior to our visit to the Baths and after our incredible visit we created our own list of tips for a successful, stress free visit to the Baths.Continue reading

Tips for swimming in Xcaret Underground Rivers

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Xcaret is an incredible cultural, eco park located in Riviera Maya.  If you are visiting Riviera Maya for any length of time, it is totally worth it to include a visit to Xcaret in your itinerary.  The park offers a bounty of activities for visitors including an opportunity to swim in the cenote rivers weaving through the park.  We decided to give cenote swimming a try on our first visit to Xcaret and it was quite and adventure!  We compiled a list of tips that should help you plan well for your swim through the rivers at Xcaret.Continue reading