Palenque in just one hour! Should you do it? (video)

Palenque in just one hour

The weirdest thing happened. Even though I’m full a time traveler and I should have sufficient time at each location to explore and enjoy the sites that I’m visiting, I found myself one day with only one hour to visit Palenque. What is one hour worth when visiting a Maya Ruins site which under normal…

How to visit the monarch butterflies in Michoacan, Mexico with kids (incl. Video)

Monarch butterflies in Michoacan, Mexico

This is a natural spectacle that is worth traveling for, especially when you’re traveling with kids. Millions of Monarch butterflies spent the winter months (starting end of October) in Mexico in Michoacan and Mexico State. They come from Canada and the USA. Check out the details about the incredible life of the monarchs on Wikipedia. In Michoacan,…

Running: Joshua Tree National Park

A Joshua Tree is a special type of a Yucca Palm Tree, looking like a crazy Zick-Zack thing out of a Dr. Seuss book. There are lots of them in Joshua Tree National Park in California. If you like the desert, Joshua Tree National Park is for you. In the Park are also other phenomenons…

Where we are and why it’s so quiet on the blog

Hello, It’s been a while. Sorry about the silence. I finally want to give you a brief overview of what happened, where we are and what’s about to come. Short version: We’re still traveling and we’re still liking it. And we’ll get blogging going again. Detailed version: In the beginning of September we were still in…