Fireworks & a Mexican Fair! July 7th 2012 Despite the heat, Al and I walked a total of nearly 80 blocks today. We wanted to walk out of the hopping tourist zone into the quieter areas and see the end of town, and it was so hot but we managed to go as far as we ever had. We walked back along the ocean; what a workout in the sand. I was trying to be in the ocean as much as I could to keep cool! There are bustling beach clubs up on the north ... read more
North America » Mexico » Quintana Roo » Playa del Carmen The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
Life is too short to be serious all the time. So if you can't laugh at yourself, call me...I'll laugh at you. (wink wink)
What started out as a way to keep a journal of our family trips on TravelBlog.Org, surprisingly led me to be hired to write "tongue-in-cheek" travel blogs for a luxury vacation rental company in the Riviera Maya MX. And because of this wonderful job, it led me to contribute blogs to the Work & Family Foundation Canada and Navut.
I love a good quote, and love to share historical information on the area in which we are traveling, and I try & do it all with a sense of hu... full info