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A magical journey down the Floating Gardens of Xochimilco

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When you think of a boating holiday, Venice’s gondolas, a kettuvalam (houseboat) in Kerala or the floating markets of Thailand are normally the first to spring to mind. But, I recently experienced an equally magical boat ride on a holiday, somewhere unexpected.

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Central America beyond the beaches

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While there are certainly plenty of high-end ocean resorts on the Yucatan Peninsula, Caye Caulker or Playa Grande, defining Central America by its beaches is a bit like defining a cake by its icing.

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Everything you need to know before your Mexico group tour

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Mexico is a country of contrasts; a state of striking diversity. Here's everything you need to know before you travel.

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A guide to Mexico’s best Maya temples

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Since the Spanish first set foot on Mexican soil in 1519, the stepped, crumbling and jungle-covered scattered ruins of the south-eastern Yucatan Peninsula have fascinated the outside world.

27/07/2016 / By / , , , , , / Post a Comment
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How to spend the perfect day in Mexico City

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It’d take a couple of lifetimes to plumb the full depths of Mexico City. It’s basically the Sun to Mexico’s solar system, the gravitational centre around which the whole thing spins...

18/07/2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment