The World Wonders that I have been to

The Seven Natural Wonders of The World: Mount Everest in Nepal Victoria Falls in Zambia/Zimbabwe Grand Canyon in Arizona, USA – Visited on 6/1/2016 Great Barrier Reef in Australia – Visited on 8/10/2014 Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) – Visited on 3/26/2014 Parícutin volcano in Mexico Harbor of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil The Classic Seven Wonders of the World: Great Pyramid of Giza Hanging Gardens of Babylon Statue of Zeus at Olympia Temple of Artemis at Ephesus Mausoleum at Halicarnassus Colossus … Continue reading >>

Hola, Mexico

After days of careful planning, we were on our way to our Mexico adventure. We were based in the Cancún Hotel Zone for this trip, which meant we’d come back there to sleep every night. We also wanted to experience authentic culture and see the locals. So, we’d venture out the hotel zone during the days. Day One (Wednesday) On our way to Cancún Day Two (Thursday) Our visit of Chichén Itzá Day Three (Friday) A relaxing day in Hotel Zone Day Four (Saturday) The big day at … Continue reading >>

Chichén Itzá, Up Close

The main attraction of this trip for Mr. Adventurer was Chichén Itzá. He had admired the Mayan culture for a long time. It’s a nice educational experience for the kids as well. So, we decided to visit it first while the weather was still nice. We drove two and half hours to Chichén Itzá. There were lush green trees along the two-lane road, kind of like in the States. There was a toll booth midway. When we arrived, we saw … Continue reading >>

Cancún, Mexico Trip Prep

We are planning on going to Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico sometime in the year of 2015 for 7 days. The peak tourist season is from December to April. Spring break seems to be the worst time there due to Spring Breakers descend on the Yucatán’s shores. Summer break is probably not good because sweltering weather there. That left us with Winter break. Detailed List: Cancún is about 7 hours of flight away. Not that bad. Cancún time is 1 hour behind my local time … Continue reading >>