Let’s face it: we’re addicted to the technology around us. Taking breaks from our constantly buzzing devices can seem nearly impossible, until you have to. I often think about this when I’m traveling somewhere with shoddy wifi, or better, without electricity. Then there comes a...

First of all, Mexico is amazing. Ok, but that’s just my opinion. When I moved here I had no intention of staying, but I also had no idea what an expansive country full of cultural riches and natural beauty I had arrived in. I guess...

There’s no glory in being busy. You end up tired, burned out and unfulfilled. The worst part is that the to-do list rarely shortens; there are always a multitude of tasks to complete. Why is this? In an age where technology supposedly makes everything more...

Everyone wants to be happy, but what truly makes people happy? Happiness seems fleeting, one minute a thing brings us joy and the next we find that we’re tired of it. Research suggests there is a reason why we lose interest in possessions easily and...

Whether you’re semi-nomadic or a weekend warrior, you’ve no doubt experienced travel burnout at one point. We say things to each other like “I need a vacation after my vacation.” But it doesn’t have to be that way. Here is a list of ways to...

Arriving at a destination, most people spend a few days and then go home to friends and family, telling them they’ve “been there”.  But, what if we treated destinations as multi-faceted objects with many levels to explore rather than bullet points on a checklist? Instead...

For those of us who work a lot and don’t feel like they have time to invest in the things they enjoy, for those who spend time dreaming about plans but never actualize them, and for those movers and shakers who get frustrated when they...

It used to be simple; the visa process could be done from within Mexico, so when foreign tourists decided that they wanted to stay the process was an easy one. However, over the last couple of years, the rules have changed, making it more difficult...