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  • Behind the scenes at Puebla, Mexico
    Behind the scenes at Puebla, Mexico, on the original Cinco de Mayo
    There were 8,000 of them. The best fighting men in Europe, the pride of the French army. They'd landed at the eastern Mexican port of Veracruz, and they were on their way to Mexico City to show that rascal Benito Juarez – the Mexican...
  • Land of La Bamba
    Livin' it up in the land of La Bamba
    I am not a sailorI am a captain...I am not a sailorBut for you I will be.From “La Bamba,” Veracruz, MexicoAs usual, the sidewalk cafes around the zocalo (town square) are packed tonight. Ocean breezes drift in, blending the chit-chat...
  • 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe  -  Totally new and totally awesome!
    2013 Hyundai Santa Fe - Totally new and totally awesome!
    Hyundai has just released and launched their 3rd generation Santa Fe with a new image, totally new design, more efficient engines, more equipment to choose from and much more technology, and so we were invited to test drive their new SUV in the...
  • Ziplining with Mexico Verde
    Five adventures to enjoy on the Gulf
    All around the Gulf of Mexico, there are things to enjoy. All the way to Veracruz and beyond! Here are five adventures you can enjoyaround the gulf:Birdwatching. Every autumn hundreds of thousands of birds make their way south to Veracruz and...
  • Adventure Travel in Veracruz
    Adventure Travel in Veracruz
    Adventure travel is not just for the rock climber and whitewater rafter. It also includes what we call soft adventure. There may just be walks, enjoying the ecology or immersing yourself in the culture. It's a combination of activity, culture...
  • Everyone has fun at the annual Cinco de Mayo celebration
    Get ready for fun on the 150th anniversary of Mexico's Cinco de Mayo victory
    First, a capsule history: Ending a 300-year occupation, Mexico won its independence from Spain in 1821. The country was free, but broke. So it had to borrow lots of money, mainly from European nations. In 1861, almost broke again, Mexico stopped...
  • Look what they did to the Malecon
    Puerto Vallarta: Look what they did to the Malecon
    If you haven't been to Puerto Vallarta for awhile, you've got a big surprise waiting for you the next time you hop off a plane there.It's on the “Malecon” – a mile-long walkway along the main beach of this booming...