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Blog posts to help you master the art of having a great time on vacation to Mexico. Tips on fitness, tours, resort activities, and lots of fun!

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What to Expect of Christmas Vacations in Mexico

Putting a spin on Christmas like no other nation, Mexico is a wonderful place to spend the holidays. While many people in Mexico still adopt some of the customs that are common in the United States such as decorated snow-covered trees and lights, Santa Claus and Rudolph, the religious significance of Christmas is of utmost importance. Christmas in Mexico is an experience in and of itself. What to Expect of Christmas Vacations in Mexico If you plan on spending your Christmas vacations in Mexico, then you will surely see Christmas trees and lights decorating boutiques, shops and markets throughout Mexico. One major difference in Mexico is that they celebrate on Christmas Eve, which is the 24th, instead of the 25th, which is Christmas day. Families come together to enjoy the last ‘posada’ or the last meal where traditional Mexican foods and drinks are served until the early morning hours of Christmas morning. A few gifts will be exchanged at this time, but nothing like in the UK, Canada, and the United States. The importance for …

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How to Get the Best Travel Deals on Black Friday?

Businesses in every industry offer their best deals of the year on the day after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday. This can be the best time of the year to plan your vacation. No matter where you like to travel, everyone knows that the best family vacations start with discounts!  Here are some tips for buying vacation packages during Black Friday sales. Know Your Destination  In order to find the best deals on Black Friday, it’s helpful to first narrow your online search to your favorite destination and even your favorite resort. For example if you know you want to travel to Mexico, you could start by researching the best all inclusive resorts in Mexico and see if you find a particular city or resort that you like. Know Your Resort Style Narrow your search even more by knowing what kind of resort you prefer. Whether you’re looking for an oceanfront resort, a spa resort, a resort with penthouse suites, a family friendly resort, an adults only resort, etc. Thinking about what features best fit …

What is Veterans Day?

Veterans Day is a federal holiday in the United States that pays tribute to all American military veterans who have served in the United States Armed Forces, living or deceased, but especially gives thanks to living veterans who served their country honorably during war or peacetime. Veterans Day (originally known as Armistice Day) is observed annually on November 11th on the anniversary of the end of World War I.

Tips for Stress Relief

6 Ways to Relieve Stress and Anxiety

In our attempts to “have it all” and the “perfect” life as promoted by the movies and the media, we often cause ourselves more stress in the process.  We try to juggle jobs, family drama, busy social lives, hobbies, traffic, to-do lists, and of course we’re online almost 24/7 so we can always be reached… It’s never-ending. As we struggle to find balance in our everyday lives it is so important that we try to minimize stress for the good of our bodies and minds. Stress can very quickly take a toll on our bodies, contributing to muscle tension, headaches, a weakened immune system, IBS, Insomnia, and even heart disease! So you can see that it’s key that you try to reduce stress where possible. Try these activities as a way to keep calm in the face of stress. Take regular vacations The best tip for stress relief is to make sure that you take regular breaks from your work. Even if it’s only a day or two where you don’t read your emails, switch …

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Travel Accessories You Should Buy on Black Friday

Are you another travel enthusiast who has been grounded during this pandemic? As the world is opening up again and you can finally plan and prepare for your much awaited trip, what better timing as Black Friday and Cyber Monday are just around the corner. To be precise, Black Friday will take place on November 26, 2021, and Cyber Monday on November 29, 2021, and there are many great deals to be had! We have rounded up a list of the best travel accessories you should buy on Black Friday.

4 Reasons to Celebrate the Holidays in Cancun

The holiday season brings about a myriad of reasons to visit the vibrant city of Cancun.  Aside from the white sand beaches and stunning seascapes, the popular tourist destination is a mecca of entertainment and celebration.  From the traditional displays of nativity scenes and the honoring of the Virgin of Guadalupe to the memorable Christmas posadas and epic Winter Solstice celebrations, Cancun has a little bit of something to boost the holiday spirit of all those who visit during the month of December.  Here are the top four reasons to spend the holidays in Cancun. Incredible Weather It goes without saying that the near perfect weather, hovering around a comfortable 80 degrees fahrenheit, is a delightful break from the freezing temperatures, gloomy winter days and insurmountable banks of snow and slush.  During the month of December, the weather is neither too hot nor too cold, making it an incredible time to kick back and enjoy the natural beauty that abounds in Cancun. December is Full of Celebrations Mexicans love a good party and with so …