Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Amealco, Mexico

Amealco Dolls

Good news for you, we hear your prayers to know where it would be the best destination to celebrate this Valentine’s Day and take your beloved to a magical and unique place and so that day will be unforgettable for both of you. The first step to this beautiful detail is to buy the airline tickets to Mexico and show your love accomplice that you will take her to a place that will leave her enchanted. Step two, read on because the following will like you and will help you make the best option for that getaway.

Just two and a half hours, approximately, from Mexico City is one of the states that make up that beautiful country, the state of Querétaro. But that is not where we want to tell you about, since in this state there is a wonderful magical town full of beautifully wooded landscapes, with various activities to do as a couple such as camping, hiking, mountain biking, and ecotourism. Which? The town of Amealco de Bonfil.

Its name comes from the Nahuatl Ameyalco or Amellayi, which means “the place of springs.” Its climate is ideal for cuddling and demonstrating how much you love your partner as it is warm humid and humid and is usually at a temperature of fifteen degrees Celsius.

Let’s go directly to the heart of the town, the historic center, it has wonderful colonial-style buildings and mansions, within it you can see fountains and beautiful coffee shops to have a delicious hot drink and say romantic things. Following our route, we can meet the Parish of Santa Maria, and it is one of the most important in the place. This stands out for its beauty and its neoclassical baroque style. The construction was completed by 1905 and is still preserved in excellent condition.

A small point to enjoy and learn more about the attraction of Amealco is the Museum of the Artisan Doll, which not only exhibits dolls from the place, but also from 18, other states in the country. You can get a gift doll for your bae as a beautiful gift of Valentine’s Day; you will see that she will love it since these are the most representative crafts of the place.

Dolls Museum

Now it’s time to eat, and Amealco is master in this since its gastronomy has no equal, it has a pre-Hispanic cuisine, and what you can´t miss trying is the mole of turkey, the toaster of arriero, it’s delicious consommé, the barbecue of lamb, the carnitas, among others.

Other attractions that you can visit are the ancient temple of San Ildefonso Tultepec, the Barranca de Amealco, the La Piedad waterfall, the De la Cruz hill, the Ex Hacienda la Muralla, the Artisan Museum, the Gallos Recreational [Hill Park, between many more.

Amealco

Escape like in a honeymoon to this wonderful Magic Town, she will be delighted with the trip, so much that she won´t want to leave your life, it is the perfect destination for this fourteenth of February. Remember to anticipate the purchase of your airline tickets to Mexico and plan this trip well next to your beloved and enjoy every second and every moment, worth living.

A special shine, only in Mexico

El Oro Mexico

Where is it located?

What can shine more than gold? Exactly, the eyes of the person you love! However, Mexico has a big surprise, since in this destination you will find a place where they fought to conquer and exploit this precious metal, although of course, it doesn´t compare with the brightness of the eyes of a beautiful woman, even they look for it to wear it. To be able to learn more about its history and more closely, you will have to take one of the flights to Mexico City since in this beautiful country there is a Magical Town called El Oro. Let us talk a little more about this place.

El oro 2

This place is approximately two and a half hours from Mexico City, in the mountainous part of the state of Mexico, bordering the north of Temacalcingo; Magic Town with a lot of history and formidable gastronomy. It has a subhumid temperate climate, which in January and February tends to lower its temperature at night, so it is better to wear a jacket, just in case.

El Oro is an old mining town, which was the glory of the state of Mexico many years ago, although today its wealth has been depleted, that is no problem for it to continue shining as if it were infinite. This beautiful place has become a very important tourist center for this state since the place has several buildings that captivate tourists and leads them to want to know more about the place and its history.

It is advisable to arrive early at this destination because in the morning you can visit the pine and cedar forest, which in turn is one of the sanctuaries of monarch butterflies. Also near there are the Brockman and Victoria dams.

After your visit to the butterflies, you can go to the Madero garden, and in this place we recommend you to go to the adjacent bakeries and buy a delicious bread and coffee so you can rest a little from the noise, pollution, and stress when you are inside the garden, on one of its benches surrounded by a dense grove.

Something that has attracted the attention of many tourists is that the constructions of this place are of French neoclassical style since it was the mining boom, considered one of the largest and richest in the whole world. Therefore, many people from Europe left their roots to settle in this place.

Gold el Oro

A place that is the most visited of the place is the Álvaro Obregon Market, where you will find the best of the local food, here you can taste a delicious typical pulque of Mexico, or one of its local drinks known as “chiva”, its green color and is made by hand with anise and a mixture of herbs, which according to tenants, also serves to cure fear. You will also find its traditional mole with turkey meat, barbecue and carnitas, just to mention a few.

Take your backpack, dare to know more about this place and tell your experience so that more people visit El Oro. Remember that in these seasons the flights to Mexico City are in great promotions and you can organize your trip so you don´t miss anything in this beautiful destination.

The Year of the Pig in Mexico City

China Town in Mexico City

On February 5 officially beguns the Chinese New Year, this will be the year of the Pig according to Chinese astrology, which is related to the fortune by his considered, fertile and noble personality. However, this party is not limited only to his native country, there are several places in the world where it is celebrated in a very peculiar way and with much euphoria, and one of these places is Mexico City, which celebrates this lunar New Year in different points of the city and with great joy during the first week of February. Therefore, don´t hesitate to celebrate this Chinese New Year to have good fortune and positive energy, take the opportunity to take one of the flights to Mexico City and take a trip to the following places that we will mention, where you can receive it in big.

Chinatown of Mexico City

chinese dragon
As its name says, this is one of the places par excellence to live this holiday to the fullest, here you can live this festival in a traditional way, enjoy demonstrations of martial arts, the traditional lion dance, the dragon parade, Chinese drums exhibition, special gastronomy and traditional rituals of this culture. The neighborhood is located in the Historic Center of Mexico City, very close to the Palace of Bellas Artes, it won´t be difficult to find because the music and the joy of this celebration will show you the way forward.

Confucius Institute

One of the best spaces to learn the Chinese language in Mexico City is the Confucius Institute, and during this season, it will open its doors to enjoy various activities such as workshops, festivals, dances, music, dance, lectures, gastronomic samples and even projections of classic and modern cinema of this country. Don´t miss the opportunity to learn more about this interesting culture and expand your horizons, the place is on Monte Stanovoi Street in the Lomas de Chapultepec neighborhood, it is not difficult to get there.

China Town Confucius Institute

National Museum of World Cultures

For the fifth consecutive year, the National Museum of World Cultures joins the celebrations of the Chinese New Year with a program that goes from the presentations of the dance of the lion and the dragon. A conference about the Chinese calendar, Feng Shui and Metaphysics, workshops so you can learn more about this culture, singing and dancing presentations, parades, martial art demonstrations and many more surprises, they are waiting for you in Moneda street of the Historical Center.

Chinese Calendar animals

If you were looking for the perfect excuse to encourage you to take one of the flights to Mexico City, this has arrived and what better than with a whole party that will last a full week, where besides learning from a millenary culture, you can eat the best of its gastronomic delights, without forgetting that you can also take a short walk around the city to celebrate at every point. Also celebrate this Chinese New Year in Mexico; it could be the beginning of a tradition so that at some point you celebrate as it should in the real China.

A totally pet friendly beach

Pet friendly beach

If you are one of those people that enjoys watching run, swim and jump to your furry best friend, then it is time to prepare your bags and take one of the flights to Cancun to do all these things in Coral Beach, which is also known as “El Mirador II” which is proud to say that it was the first pet friendly beach in Latin America.

More and more people adopt their pets as a member of the family, so they look for places where they can take them with, looking for restaurants, hotels, coffee shops and even beaches. In the case of Quintana Roo, there are more and more places where dogs are accepted and beaches couldn´t be left behind, but unfortunately in Cancun dogs are not allowed on most public beaches, however, Coral beach is the exception that almost nobody knows. The last public beach that Cancun has, located after km 32 of the hotel zone and the only beach for dogs and pets.

Dog at pet friendly beach
It is true that many of the beaches around the world can be accompanied by your pet without any complications, but this doesn´t mean they are really accepted, Coral beach allows access with animals without any problems, accepting the entry of dogs, cats, ferrets and even more exotic ones. This pet friendly beach, in addition to having the Blue Flag certificate, an award given to beaches that meet environmental and installation conditions, has a specific maintenance service and material resources to accept your pets, of course, of bathroom services, showers, palapas and special trash cans for dog waste. As few people know of this beach, it is common to be empty, having as visitors up to 10 people per day, which makes it a very quiet beach for tourists and locals to enjoy this place with their dogs and pets in general.

An essential condition for the use of the beach is the commitment acquired by its owners on the obligation to collect feces and waste that the pet could deposit on the sand, only in this way it will be possible to give a healthy and clean aspect in that leisure space. For the benefit of the dogs, it has been adapted with palapas, sun loungers, showers, bathrooms; the parking for cars and bicycles was remodeled, as well as the restoration of a part of wood that was placed for lifeguards and signage. In addition, a playground has been installed for these faithful friends of man.

dog and owner walking at pet friendly beach

Coral beach should head the list of places to visit with your pet, because what better than taking one of the flights to Cancun and enjoy this paradise with your best friend. Counting on the best facilities, the most amazing landscapes and the quality of the people, so that the two have a totally spectacular time while also taking hundreds of photos in one of the most beautiful places in the Caribbean to remember for a long time of those trip with the best company.

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Beaches for everyone in Cancun

If you consider yourself a great admirer of sunrises and sunsets on the beach, you can´t miss the opportunity that flights to Cancun Mexico offer you to live these experiences in the beautiful Caribbean Sea, because turquoise blue and emerald green that characterize it are confused with the color of the sky on the horizon. Here we present the best beaches from where, in addition to seeing these natural spectacles, you can also spend a day playing in its fine sand, enjoy a refreshing drink or taste the dishes offered by the wide variety of bars and restaurants.

Delfines Beach or “El Mirador”

This beach is the most visited by tourists and its inhabitants, it is ideal to take a bit of sun and admire the sea from its rock banks. Due to its strong waves, it is not recommended for swimming, although if you manage your swimming skills well you will be able to enjoy its waves without any problem. The place has a large population of iguanas and lots of vegetation.

Nizuc Beach

This is the only beach in Cancun that has a schedule to go with pets, from 6 to 11 in the morning and although it is 32 kilometers from the hotel zone, it is worth visiting to enjoy a jog or a walk with your pet. Obviously if you plan to take your dog, it is necessary that he go with his collar, leash and you must carry enough bags to collect his stool and not ruin the cleanliness of the place. The access is very easy because of its proximity to the park “Wet & Wild”, so you take the road that takes you to this and just in front, you will see the access.

Ballenas Beach

It is located between Punta Cancun and Punta Nizuc, at kilometer 14 of the hotel zone and has an excellent view and a pleasant swell that represents a good alternative to enjoy the sea. The facilities are ideal to relax, and although it is a quiet beach, you must be careful when entering the sea because the currents can be dangerous.

Chac Mol Beach

It is a calm and pleasant beach as long as there is no red flag, since it is tempting to get away due to the shallow depth of its waters and the currents can be dangerous. It is located at kilometer 10 of the hotel zone; the access is on the side of the restaurant Mr. Frogs and has parking, bathrooms, showers and some palapas for sunbathing. The waves can be moderate to intense and ideal for sports such as parasailing, boarding sailing and water skiing.

Langosta Beach

This is another of the most famous beaches of Cancun, has a pier where the services of transfer to Isla Mujeres depart. It is a very beautiful beach with a gentle swell that will allow you to swim or enjoy the wonderful views that this magical corner of the Mexican Caribbean offers you to spend perfect days. Therefore, if your intention is to enjoy the sea, the sun and the white sand, you must prepare everything to choose between flights to Cancun Mexico and just worry about marking the route to know the different beaches of the place.

Cozumel, the island with everything necessary to be called paradise

Cozumel beach view

Cozumel has become one of the best tourist sites that Mexico has, and all this thanks to a series of characteristics that have taken it by the hand for many years so that today it presumes to be the paradise to which everyone wants to go. In addition, taking any of the flights to Cozumel has become one of the must-see trips for every traveler who loves beaches.

Cozumel resort view beach

The best access routes

Cozumel is an island located in the Mexican Caribbean where it can be reached by sea or air, so it has its own International Airport. The port of Cozumel is one of the most important tourist destinations for both national and international cruises, due to its modern and efficient port infrastructure that houses three international cruise terminals on the same island. One of the busiest is the Maritime Terminal of San Miguel where the ferries arrive from Playa del Carmen.

Beach Cozumel

An excellent city with classic essence

In Cozumel, you can enjoy the atmosphere of a first world city, thanks to its boutiques, cafes, craft shops and restaurants. In addition, this Mexican paradise has a large number of exclusive jewelers that give it an even more special touch. But this doesn´t confuse you, because Cozumel is a quiet destination with a picturesque essence, because walking along its boardwalk you can find sculptures and monuments that show you its tradition of diving, because if this island is well known internationally it is for the practice of diving, there are even schools where visitors can be certified, this tradition emerged in 1961 thanks to Jacques Cousteau, declared to Cozumel one of the most spectacular sites to dive.

Snorkel at cozumel

A natural and historical wealth

One of the best qualities that this destination of the Mexican Caribbean has is its transparent turquoise waters, thanks to this it is also a perfect place for snorkeling and diving, as marine life is observed in its entire splendor. It has a large number of beaches to submerge in the reefs and you can find all kinds of specialists. In fact, Cozumel doesn´t have extensive beaches because the rocky area predominates, so it is necessary to respect each of its spaces, being an island you can also enjoy the jungle or visit the botanical gardens that are here. In addition, you can swim with dolphins and visit an incredible beach that is known as a sea turtle sanctuary. Cozumel also has a historical legacy because more than 36 Mayan cities were built, which to date are open to the public, such as El Cedral, an area in the jungle where the oldest structure of an archaeological site is located.

Scuba daving

This Island, far from being a place where you couldn´t find what to do, becomes a paradise by offering a destination where you can do almost any beach activity with the best natural scenery, so the flights to Cozumel not only show us a Caribbean paradise , also lets us know a perfect city for everyone.

Enjoy Los Cabos with your children

Los cabos sunset view

Take any of the flights to Los Cabos with children is a very fun experience from the perspective of family tourism, this due to the large number of places and activities that this city has for each member of the family to feel in place ideal to rest. Undoubtedly, Los Cabos is perfect for those who are looking for a place that has various cultural, natural and historical treasures, but also different entertainment options for children. In addition, it has the advantage that the best hotels in Los Cabos are especially recommended for the total entertainment of children from 4 to 12 years, this due to its proximity to the safest and most beautiful beaches, thanks to these qualities can be known and take advantage completely and without risks, the different attractions of this fascinating place.

Kayak in Los Cabos Mexico

Los Cabos hotels have many activities

Parents who want to go out and have fun, can take advantage of the babysitting service offered by several prestigious hotels in Los Cabos, so they can visit places near the hotel not so suitable for children and spend a pleasant evening as a couple, knowing that the little ones are well cared for and entertained. Other hotels in Los Cabos have designed activity clubs so that the children of vacationers live in different activities that seek to educate about marine preservation and ecology so that in the future they will be the most responsible tourists, all this while parents can enjoy the Hotel facilities and relax a moment in the pool.

Los cabos, hotel view

Nothing like being surrounded by beautiful nature

In Los Cabos several attractions are offered for small travelers, for example, sightings and swimming with dolphins, boat trips through the waters of the Sea of Cortez, the practice of diving and snorkeling, the expeditions through the desert where cactus of enormous size grow and many more activities that let us know the rich biodiversity of this region of Mexico. All these recreational dynamics, besides being a source of great entertainment, favor family coexistence and strengthen the bond between parents and children creating memories that will last forever.

Los cabos, nature

The gastronomy of the place will leave a good taste in everyone’s mouth

On the other hand, parents of young children have in the gastronomic options of Los Cabos, a guarantee to satisfy the taste and needs of children, because it is a tourist destination of excellence worldwide, in Los Cabos you can taste dishes of the best international cuisine, as well as the most traditional Mexican specialties. Therefore, parents have a large menu of meal options to offer children as tasty and healthy foods.

Postal view of los cabos

All the above only confirms why the flights to Los Cabos are ideal for traveling with children and so let them enjoy such a beautiful and unique place where they will spend days of real family fun, while at the same time they learn to take care of the planet and so keep it for much longer.

Guadalajara, a city with the best tourist atmosphere

Cathedral of Guadalajara air view

Some would think that the flights to Guadalajara are limited only to know its historical center and walk through its streets, which are a small trip to the past of a classic city, to reach its squares and continue admiring each of the most representative buildings of the city. However, when we arrive in this city we also get close to many other places where time can fly by.

Lady with artesanians in Mexico Tlaquepaque

Tequila Route

Experience the sensation of losing yourself among the blue agave fields, discover the origin of tequila, explore its factories, admire its agave landscape declared a natural heritage by UNESCO, in a tour of the typical villages of Tequila, Amatitan, Arenal Jalisco, where you will visit the agave fields and places that have become famous all over the world for their peculiarity. In this place, you will put into practice your skills as a tequila farmer.

Chapala Lake Ajijic

This is the largest natural lake in Mexico; enjoy the nature of the lagoon during a trip along the riverside route of Chapala, excellent weather and the typical village of Ajijic with its community of artists. In addition, you can get to know the gastronomy of Chapala in its typical rivereño restaurants and enjoy the typical ice creams with unique flavors while you contemplate the most extraordinary views of the lake that is surrounded by the Sierra del Tigre mountain range with its green mountains, valleys, and natural reserves.

Tonala and Tlaquepaque

Nothing like taking a walk through Tonala and ending up in Tlaquepaque, a place of wonderful Mexican handicrafts that adorn the Vatican squares, made with the sweat of artisans from this magical town, Mexico’s cultural heritage. Enjoy the tradition of this place, its art and folklore where you can see its wonderful artisans working to show the best of their art in their handicrafts tianguis, here you will find from ceramics, blown glass, furniture and exclusive decoration.

Artesanians on the town of Tlaquepaque and Tonalá

Explore the Volcano of Fire

If you want to explore the corners of this active volcano, you must first know Comala, Guadalajara a magical town of the most beautiful in the region for its white houses and red tile roofs. It is a beautiful, harmonious, feminine place, with a unique energy and with colors, smells and flavors that will make you put to work all the senses. Getting to this place is quite simple and here you will find the perfect guide for your journey.

Gastronomic tour

Something that is unmissable when visiting this city is to take a gastronomic tour, to taste the rich regional food and know the typical neighborhoods where you can eat the perfect Torta Ahogada, taste the delicious meat in its juice and of course, try the best Tequila in the best mariachi house. This tour is not just about eating, as you will also know more about the history of the city, its culture, architecture and entertainment of the sites you visit.

Therefore, you know, flights to Guadalajara go beyond historic buildings and old streets, the city has everything to spend a few pleasant days and its surroundings also offer unique experiences of its kind.

Ideal destinations to travel through Mexico with children

Where to go when travel with children

Traveling with the youngest of the home can be tedious if you don´t plan your destination well and the activities that can be done in the destination, that is why to make your life easier, we have compiled a list with the best Mexican destinations to travel with children. Destinations which could save you time and money resulting in some of the best cheap flights to Mexico, in places where you and your children can enjoy your vacations with fun activities and places to explore.

Xcaret in Quintana Roo

Full of blue water eyes, emerald walls and a Mayan atmosphere, Xcaret is an ancestral paradise perfect for the whole family; this is due to its different areas and the wide variety of tourist activities. Here you can find a wonderful underground river, a bird farm, a butterfly farm and reef aquariums, a place where you can also do activities like snorkeling, meet huge turtles and enjoy various shows throughout the year.

Xcaret, cenotes, Mexico

Guanajuato

This beautiful capital has a wide variety of activities ranging from theaters and concerts, to great and fun outdoor shows, such as the puppet festival that takes place during November in San Miguel de Allende. Another amazing place that your children will love is La Nave in Celaya, it is an interactive museum where your children will know about the space and have fun with science workshops, during the afternoon you can walk through its streets full of historic buildings to enjoy a site full of colors, ideal for your children to relax and sleep deeply.

Africam Safari in Puebla

Located on the outskirts of the city of Puebla, Africam Safari is a refuge that offers lots of fun for children and adults. This famous conservation park has huge outdoor areas where your children can be close to the more than two thousand five hundred animals that roam freely. You will also find areas where you can take part in ecological activities and live shows.

Jirafes at African Safari, Puebla

The Tuxtlas Biosphere Reserve, Veracruz

This reserve starts from the northeast edge of the Catemaco lagoon and expands to reach the Gulf of Mexico; it is one of the best destinations for children and teenagers who love adventure and nature. Its great variety of ecosystems allows you to learn from loving and caring for the planet. The best thing is that in the reserve you will find many activities such as kayaking, fishing, snorkeling, hiking in the forest, learning about traditional Mexican medicine and reforestation.

Guacamayas at The Tuxtlas

Monterrey, Nuevo León

In Monterrey, you will find many options for the little ones to have fun, from exploring the majesty of the Huasteca Canyon, to enjoying a day of safari in Bioparque. You should also visit the Fundidora Park, where you can rent bicycles to admire the view from their viewpoints or visit the Oven 3 where the Steel Museum is located. There are also boat rides that run through Santa Lucia until you reach the Macroplaza.

Cheap flights to Mexico don´t have to be synonymous with boredom for the little ones, since they will find pretty fun places where besides having fun, they can also learn about environmental conservation.

Mexico, a land of pyramids and storys about

Pyramids of Mexico

The pyramids, for a long time have been a mystery for researchers, who even today are still giving a lot of material to learn more and more about the cultures that developed around them. In Mexico there are quite a few pyramids that were built by great ancient cultures, so if you are a lover of all that involves touring this type of ancient places, you should start consulting the different Mexican airlines for the different available destinations so you can get to know the most important pyramids in Mexico.

Pyramid of the Fortune teller

This is a Mayan construction located in the ancient archaeological site of Uxmal, in the state of Yucatan, also known as the pyramid of the “sorcerer” or the “dwarf”. It was built in stone and in harmony with other buildings of the place, it is said that it was the work of a wizard dwarf who raised it to 35 meters high with a base of 54 meters in just one day, this character would have been born from an egg found by a witch in Uxmal.

Pyramid Fortune Teller, Uxmal

Temple of Kukulkan

This is another Mayan work also from the state of Yucatan, but in the remains of the pre-Hispanic city of Chichén Itzá. Its architectural characteristics are similar to that of the royal castles of the Europe of the Middle Ages, which is why it is believed to be the reason why the Spaniards called it “El Castillo” when it was found in the 15th century. The pre-Hispanic building of the twelfth century is 24 meters high from its base of 55 meters and reaches 30 meters if you count the tempo at its tip.

Kukulkan Pyramid, stairs

Temple of the Inscriptions

This is the highest pyramid and of greater historical relevance in the archaeological zone of Palenque, in the state of Chiapas, the construction of the “House of the Nine Sharp Lances” as it is also known, is attributed to the kingdom of culture Maya to praise the then village chief, Pakal “the Great.” Its construction also had as objective to protect its body when dying, its height from the base is of 22.8 meters and is constructed in stone painted of red, yellow and blue colors, in the highest where was the tomb of the corpse of Pakal.

Pyramid B of Tula

In the archaeological zone of Tula in the city of Hidalgo, you will find one of the most particular pyramids of Mexico because of the huge Atlanteans that guard its summit. Pyramid B of Tula is made up of 5 pyramidal formations, where there are pillars in the form of Toltec warriors known by Atlanteans. At the top are venerations to the God Quetzalcoatl, so it is believed that there was a temple at the top and the pyramid was used to worship one of the greatest pre-Hispanic gods.

Although some of these pyramids are more popular than others, the historical importance they have for the ancient Mesoamerican civilizations is the same, and these are just some of the many you can admire, so choose among the preferred Mexican airlines and know some of these iconic places.