Mayan Experience Cenote Tour

Mayan Experience Cenote Tour

Over the weekend, we went on the Layla Guesthouse Mayan Experience Cenote Tour. Robin, who’s one of the owners of Layla, was our guide for the day, and was so knowledgeable and charming.┬áIt’s a full day event. We left around 8:30 in the morning, and...
Snorkeling in Puerto Morelos

Snorkeling in Puerto Morelos

One of the things that we love about Puerto Morelos is that we’re so close to the reef. The Mesoamerican Barrier Reef is the second-largest coral reef in the world, after the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. The reef is now part of the national park system, so...
Loving the Wednesday market

Loving the Wednesday market

Every morning, we take our dogs for a walk. But on Wednesdays, instead of returning home from the beach, we walk over to the town square for the Wednesday market. Now, don’t think this is one of those huge-ass markets that happens in other Mexican towns. Some of...
We’re cooking with gas, baby!

We’re cooking with gas, baby!

For the first couple of weeks here, we struggled a bit with cooking. We were still getting settled, plus we wanted to revisit our favorite restaurants now that we were back in town. But mostly, we were at a bit of a loss for what to do about dinners. Back in Texas, we...
The Cone of Shame

The Cone of Shame

Two things that we love about the house we’re renting is that it’s completely dog friendly, and Mrs. Roper, the owner lives on site (and she not only speaks fluent English, but fluent Spanish too!) She has 3 dogs, and it’s been amazing that from day...