Is Mazatlan Safe? Does a bear poop in the woods?

is mazatlan safe

News stories can often paint a bad picture when it comes to Mexico, especially when you read headlines about the state of Sinaloa. Being home to one of the biggest cartels in the country can leave many wondering if the city of Mazatlan is safe to visit. After spending some time there recently, I hope that the recent bad reputation doesn’t stop you from visiting such a beautiful city.

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Leave Your Phone Behind: Travel Unplugged

Traveling Unplugged

In an age of smartphone-dependency and social media addiction, we often hear the phrase, “pics or it didn’t happen.” Whether it’s used sarcastically or not, the truth is that so much more emphasis is being placed on travel photos these days instead of the experience itself. And I think now more than ever, we ought to step back, leave our smartphones behind, and learn to travel unplugged.

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