If you’re looking for a unique experience that really embodies the spirit of Mexico, may we suggest Xochimilco? A visit to these canals makes for a great day trip from Mexico City and can be done on the cheap without a tour. But like most major tourist attractions in Mexico, you run the risk of getting ripped off. To help with that, here’s everything we learned after visiting Xochimilco without a tour.
The first time I looked at a map of Mexico City, I felt overwhelmed to say the least. The city is big, crowded and chaotic but once you dare to step out and explore, it won’t take long to discover there is magic in the mayhem. For those planning a visit, or simply looking for that extra nudge before booking a flight, we’ve compiled a list of some of the greatest things to do in Mexico City that will help you discover the Mexican capital. Read more
Our month in Mexico City went by way too fast. We had a long list of things to do and visiting the Pyramids of Teotihuacan was definitely something we were looking forward to doing. As with most day trips, Wes and I opted out of a tour and did a bit of research beforehand to save some money. Now we’re sharing our experience so that you’ll know the best way to get to the pyramids of Teotihuacan and can enjoy a fun (and affordable) day trip from Mexico City.