Mexico Travel Guide Helpful maps and articles about Baja, the Yucatán Peninsula, and more.


From golden beaches to charming colonial towns to impressive Maya ruins, the warmth and hospitality of Mexico awaits.

Mexico’s Pacific Coast

  • Highlights of Gay Puerto Vallarta Playa de los Muertos in Puerto Vallarta.Puerto Vallarta has many gay-friendly establishments and events. This guide for planning your visit includes recommended accommodations, nightlife, and tours, as well as advice on which beach is the place to be.
  • Restaurants in Puerto Los Cabos A styling restaurant with a mix of intimate tables and communal style long benches.This guide to restaurants in Puerto Los Cabos highlights contemporary and traditional Mexican cuisine for a range of budgets, and it also introduces visitors to the unique organic food experience found at Flora Farms.

Yucatán Peninsula

Central Mexico

Southern Mexico

  • Exploring Chiapas With Liza Prado & Gary Chandler Liza and Gary share their thoughts on the safety of the area, the best time to visit, their favorite Chiapanecan cuisine, and more.
  • Discover the Charm of Chiapas, Mexico Small buckets filled with fruit stacked pyramidally are sold by women in a busy market.Chiapas has gorgeous colonial cities, a prominent and highly independent indigenous population, and some of Mesoamerica’s most stunning ancient Maya ruins, including Palenque and Yaxchilán. Chiapas’s landscape ranges from scenic beaches to jagged peaks cloaked in cloud forest—and just about everything in between, even an active volcano.

Cancún beach panorama photo at top © Robert Pittman, licensed Creative Commons Attribution, No-Derivatives.