August 2, 2016

Explore Another Side of Mexico: Guanajuato

Thinking of Mexico? What comes to mind when you think of Mexico? Drinking a margarita on a white-sand beach? Lying by the pool at an all-inclusive resort? Those are some of the common images of tourism in Mexico. But, Guanajuato […]
April 8, 2016

Incomparable achievement of Mayan Art: Palenque in Photos

Palenque in Photos Even when I barely knew Mexico as a tourism destination, the name Palenque sounded familiar. Rightfully so, it’s one of the most important sites for Mayan history. The city of Palenque in Chiapas state was a Maya […]
September 8, 2015

Cascada de Roberto Barrios: An Open Secret of Palenque

After spending an afternoon in the jungle of Palenque, what do you do? You’re soaking wet from sweating, and the air is so thick and heavy it’s hard to even breathe deep. On a day like this, there’s nothing like […]
September 3, 2015
Coyote Canyon Adventures

Coyote Canyon Adventures: Practicing Moving Meditation

I’ve always secretly wanted a pair of cowboy boots. Is it just me? There’s just something special about cowboys. We knew it ever since we watched movies about the Wild West. They are mysterious, rough, and masculine. I’ve always liked […]
December 29, 2014
Cunnamulla, Queensland

2014 Travel Experiences Top 7

I listed seven of my favorite of the year 2014. While I was flipping through the photos, once again I realized how fortunate I was to visit these wonderful places that some people only dream of visiting someday. Certainly, I […]
September 12, 2014

Cultural Capital of Chiapas: San Cristóbal de las Casas

The Parachico Dancers Welcome You to San Cristobal de las Casas In the central highlands of Chiapas, you can find the charming San Cristobal de las Casas (San Cristobal). Drenched with Spanish colonial style, San Cristobal’s red-roofed buildings, cobblestone streets, […]
September 8, 2014

Chamula, Where the Time has Stopped

Entering Iglesia de San Juan Bautista in Chamula, Chiapas, Mexico We walk in through the thick wooden door. The light is dim. There are no seats. Instead, the floor is carpeted with pine needles. Wide ribbons cross the ceiling of […]
September 4, 2014

Where in the World is Huaxteca?

Huaxteca, where you can find the hidden Eden I signed up for an adventure trip in San Luis Potosi called “Earth’s Hidden Eden”. We were going to jump off waterfalls, go rafting, swimming, diving, and so on in the area […]
August 19, 2014

Why I’m Going to Chiapas, Mexico

I’m going to Chiapas, Mexico!   Sound familiar? You’re right. I went to Chiapas this time last year as well. (Here you can read the recap of ATMEX 2013.) But this year, I’m going with more responsibility. I’m attending ATMEX, […]
October 18, 2013
Maraca (Ginger) at Finca Argovia, Chiapas

Runaway Photo: Plants at Finca Argovia, Chiapas, Mexico

  So Many Natural Colors at Finca Argovia After almost a full day of traveling, I finally landed a small airport at Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico. Lorena was waiting for me, holding a piece of paper with my name on it. […]
September 20, 2013
Mangroves of Chiapas Mexico

Runaway Photo: At the Edge of the Pacific Ocean in Chiapas, Mexico

Photos from Southernmost Point of Chiapas, Mexico We entered to an amazing nature’s scene by a short boat trip from Refugio del Sol, a beach resort at Chocohuital, Chiapas.  The boat entered a narrow channel with mangroves, trees, and birds, that […]
September 10, 2013
(Pretending to drive) ATV in Chachalacas

Things You Didn’t Know about Veracruz, Mexico

  What You Didn’t Know about Veracruz – and Why You Should Go Mexico was one of the four countries I visited in this August. I was there to attend ATMEX as a hosted media invited by ATTA, and it […]