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Traditional Mexican Food: Everything you and Tom Hanks ever wanted to know but were too afraid to ask

Mexican food is fun, interesting, healthy, and enjoyable. But where did it originate from? What are the traditional recipes, how did the Spanish conquest in the 16th-century influence Mexican food? What other changes occurred to create 7 distinct food regions within Mexico? What’s Tex-Mex and what’s not Tex-Mex? And what authentic Mexican food is eaten at celebrations such as Christmas, Weddings, Independence Day, and Day of the Dead? We provide answers to these and many other questions. And there are 7 Classic Traditional Mexican Recipes to download and try for yourself.

This post is fun and interesting, and has a side plot of anecdotes from the nicest man in Hollywood – Tom Hanks. As well as questions about Mexican Food he was too afraid to ask! Read more.....

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Chichen Itza - The Ultimate Visitors Guide

Chichen Itza is Mexico’s #1 visited archeological site and a UNESCO World Heritage site. As well, in 2007, it was voted in a global survey as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Each year 2.6 M people visit, can they and UNESCO be wrong? Probably not. But if you are going to visit you need to be prepared so you make the most of your visit. The last thing you want is to arrive after all the tour buses, miss out on a guide, and then wander around aimlessly. Fortunately, we’ve done all the research for you! Find out why Chichen Itza is the most famous site in Mexico and how you can make the most of your visit. Also, get our easy reference infographic is essential for your trip to Chichen Itza. In one page it has what you should see, what you need to know before you go, what you should take, and what you should ask when you’re there. As well as a map of the site so you don’t get lost! Read more.....

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Exploring The Riviera Maya is Ocean Breeze Akumal's Blog.  Here we explore the diversity of Mexico's best tourism destination to highlight the best beaches, cenotes, restaurants, attractions, Mayan ruins, etc., etc.  We provide information to help you explore this spectacular part of the world and give you tips and tricks that only the locals know.  Helping to give you the vacation experience of a lifetime.  

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