Veracruz is one of Mexico’s most interesting and exciting states. It offers something for nearly every traveler: white water rafting, museum hopping, pre-Hispanic archaeological sites, sport fishing, great coffee, music, culture, the chance to visit a witch doctor, and, as experienced on a recent visit, some very nice hotels. Here are two worth visiting: Hotel Emporio Veracruz and Hotel Isla Tajin.
Though few people know it, Tecate's Rancho La Puerta, founded in 1940 by Hungarian Edmund Szekely, introduced
the world to organic health food, exercising
with music, herbal wraps, and
the search for new lifestyles.
The Canadian government has advised that its citizens cancel all non-essential travel to Mexico, as a result of the H1N1 flu threat. The Canadian Embassy in Mexico will remain open to deal with citizen needs. More >>
If you’re looking for an oasis in the desert, Cuatro Ciénegas is the place for you. Declared a protected area in 1994, this biological nature reserve has a labyrinth of underground springs and rivers, which form crystalline pozos (pools). More >>