Our adventure in NYC

July 31, 2017

My son’s High School choir will be performing at St. Patricks Cathedral in NYC and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to be a chaperone on this amazing trip. Our guide Corey, was the founder of  Green Light Group tour  and 1 of our tour guides on this trip. I can’t say enough great things about this touring company and Corey!…

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Tips for an amazing vacation at El Dorado Seaside Resort in Riviera Maya

July 13, 2017

Once you arrive in your room, put your wallet, passports and valuables inside your safe. (just don’t forget to grab them before you leave) Bring mosquito repellent. We purchased skedattle Natural Insect Repellent because it’s biodegradable and it’s made from essential oils. Bring sunscreen and don’t forgot to reapply it every 30 min. The heat in Mexico is more intense…

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Our anniversary trip to Riviera Maya, Mexico

July 11, 2017

Sadly, our last day @ El Dorado Seaside resort has arrived. My only regret was not spending more days at this luxurious resort. Riviera Maya has so many excursions that a week would be better. We woke up bright on early and had breakfast at our favorite place, Seaside Market. I ordered a double espresso since we had a day…

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Our review of El Dorado Seaside Resort in Mexico

July 10, 2017

This was our last Full day @ El Dorado Seaside Resort and we wanted to take full advantage of their many amenities today. For breakfast, we grabbed a golf cart and headed to Seaside Market.  The resort describes as “Breakfast is served with a side of beautiful scenery. Enjoy an International Food Display with all of the breakfast favorites, as…

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Excursion at Xel-Ha in Mexico

July 9, 2017

The 2nd part of our excursion was spent @ Xel-Ha. We booked it through Lomas Travel so our transportation to/from was included in the price.  What is Xel-Ha? Their website defines it below: Regarded as one of the world’s greatest Natural Wonders, Xel-Há provides one of the best experiences in the heart of the Riviera Maya. Practice snorkeling and see hundreds…

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Touring Tulum and The Mayan Ruins

July 9, 2017

Brady and I did 2 excursions in 1 day. We did Tulum which included their Mayan Ruins and beach. Later that afternoon, we were taken to Xel-Ha. Since there’s so much to say about these amazing excursions, I decided to split them up into 2 different blogs. Tip #1 bring comfortable shoes. We were supposed to meet @ our hotel lobby…

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Making the most of your Mexican vacation!

July 8, 2017

Tip #1, take advantage of their room service. Our day started out with ordering room service (open 24 hours) and enjoying our view of the ocean while we ate breakfast. We ordered waffles, toast, coffee, orange juice and fresh fruit. The orange juice is very sweet and the pineapple is amazing. It doesn’t taste this fresh in the U.S. Afterwards…

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Traveling tips for Riviera Maya, Mexico

July 6, 2017

Brady and I are celebrating our 20 year anniversary this August. So, we did something we’ve never done before, gone away on an Adult Only” trip. We truly enjoying traveling with the boys and treasure every moment of it. But, since the boys were going to be at church camp, we figured we’ll squeeze in a trip just for us!…

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