You’ve all seen pics of Adrien and I basking in the sun and sipping mojitos and Mexico, but you don’t really know all the details or where exactly our little slice of heaven exists. Last Sunday put all of my secrets in ink so that when you make your way to the sandy white beaches south of the border, you’ll know how to live like a local instead of getting caught in the tourist traps.
I’ve included the the intro below, click through to read the whole guide. It’s pretty detailed and all you really need to know if you have a few days to relax and explore. Enjoy!
“Before I elaborate on one of the most beautiful corners of Mexico, let me dispel three misconceptions. First: The only places to vacation in Mexico start with a “C” —– Cabo, Cancun and Cozumel. If those have been your destinations, it’s no wonder you have fallen victim to the second fallacy: Mexico is only suitable only for college kids on spring break looking to drink themselves into a stupor.
Now, picture an expanse of fine white sand with rolling pale-blue waves under a clear sky. You’re sitting on a cushioned chaise with a mojito in hand and fresh ceviche on the way. The scenery sounds like the Caribbean, but you took only a two-hour flight to this slice of paradise on the Riviera Maya. The Europeans have been traveling more than five times the distance for years; where have you been?” READ THE FULL STORY
(P.S. The article online is riddled with typos that were certainly not present in my drafts or the paper. It really begs the question: why not just cut and paste?)Tweet this!