Chetumal, México – The Gateway To Bacalar Lagoon

Chetumal, the capital city of the Mexican state of Quintana Roo.  And our housesitting travels saw us arriving here in June, one of the hottest months of the year. Note to self – pick your locations wisely when travelling anywhere throughout México in the summer. The heat hits hard in this country! Chetumal is locatedContinue reading “Chetumal, México – The Gateway To Bacalar Lagoon”

Bacalar Lagoons, México – Seven shades of Blue

Just a hop skip and a jump away from Chetumal is a little piece of paradise called Bacalar. Also known as Lagoon of Seven Colours; that’s how many shades of blue you can see when the sun shines on it. All we could say is….  WOW! We had picked up a one month House andContinue reading “Bacalar Lagoons, México – Seven shades of Blue”

Kohunlich, Dzibanche & Kinichná – Mayan Ruins in Southern Quintana Roo, México

Just 65 km west of Chetumal you’ll find a collection of very impressive Mayan ruins – Kohunlich, Dzibanche and the smaller site of Kinichná. We decided to make a day trip of this area while my sister and her husband were here visiting México. And we were not disappointed! We headed early from Chetumal, itContinue reading “Kohunlich, Dzibanche & Kinichná – Mayan Ruins in Southern Quintana Roo, México”