"Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else."
Mexico is a large country comprised of 31 distinct states. For the traveler looking for beaches and relaxation, Mexico has a long coast line on the Pacific Ocean as well as beautiful beaches on it's southern coastline along the Caribbean. Some of the most popular beach destinations are : Mazatlan, Ixtapa and Zihuatenejo, Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Escondido, Huatulco and of course, Cancun, Playa del Carmen as well as Tulum. No matter what type of beach vacation you are looking for, Mexico has something for you.
Adventurers as well as nature-lovers alike will marvel at Mexico's pristine geographical wonders, such as Copper Canyon in Chihuahua, Sumidero Canyon in Chiapas, and Isla Guadalupe in Baja California. Whether you enjoy hiking canyons, scaling mountain sides, scuba diving, mountain biking, white water rafting or any other adventure sport, Mexico is your place for adventure.
Mexico is also a haven for foodies and cultural enthusiasts. The gastronomy in each state of Mexico is as diverse as it's people. Wherever you travel in Mexico, you can be guaranteed to really taste the difference!
There are many cultural traditions still kept alive and well in Mexico, such as the use of Temazcal's ( a naturally clay or brick made steam room) to cure whatever ails you and purify your soul, weaving, pottery, agricultural customs as well as religious and indigenous ceremonies still celebrated to this day, such as Day of the Dead.
Colonial towns with cobblestone streets, sweeping mountain ranges, jungles, pine forests, deserts, turquoise waters, bustling modern cities, century old cultural traditions still alive and well, delicious cuisine and warm and welcoming people make Mexico a wonderful travel destination.