Mexico has never been more affordable. The global economy is still recovering, which is why hotels, villas, restaurants, and most tourist services across the country are offering some great deals and are adding serious value to their packages, often including things like free room upgrades, additional nights free, complementary dinners, spa services, and more!
Tourism is a pillar of the Mexican economy
and the safety of its visitors is always Mexico’s top concern. While it’s no
secret that Mexico has been getting some bad press lately, those who live here
or have visited recently know that much of the bad news you read about is
focused in just a few border towns and is NEVER directed at tourists. Journey
Mexico prides itself on being a on-the-ground resource for the current state of
affairs in Mexico, and you can always find the most up to date information concerning
these matters on the Safety of
Mexico section of our website.
Did you know that 39% of the Earth’s marine
mammals either live in or visit the Sea of Cortes in their lifetime, and nearly
all of the World’s Gray Whales are born just off the coast of Baja, Mexico? In
addition to that, Mexico is one of the World’s Top 5 most bio-diverse nations
on Earth. More than 30,000 plant species; 1,000 bird species; and 1,500 mammal,
reptile, and amphibian species are native to Mexico.
Mexico is fortunate to be the destination for
three of the world’s most arduous animal migrations. Each year, thousands of
Gray Whales migrate from the icy waters of Alaska to breed in the tropical
waters of the Sea of Cortez, millions of Monarch Butterflies migrate from North
America to the gorgeous hilltops of Michoacan, and thousands of whale sharks
(the world’s biggest fish) migrate to the crystal-clear waters of Mexico’s
Did you know that Mexico has more UNESCO
World Heritage Sites than any other country in the Americas (including the US)?
In addition to the sites, UNESCO recently awarded the cuisine of Mexico with
World Heritage Status, which was the first time in history a cuisine has
achieved the honor.
The people of Mexico, known to be some of the
warmest in the world, proudly maintain the traditions and customs of their
ancestors, which date back to the time of the Olmecs, the Atecs, the Maya, and
others – some of the most important civilizations the world has ever known!
Also surviving from these ancient cultures are more than 60 indigenous
languages – Mexico is second only to India in terms of native languages still
Although Mexico has historically flown under
the radar as an Adventure Travel destination, the secret is out. Mexico is home
to world-class Adventure Travel experiences that range from scenic hiking trips
to hardcore mountaineering excursions up volcanoes and glaciers. Whether it’s
snorkeling, SCUBA Diving, kayaking, or surfing the coasts; ziplining or
white-water rafting through the jungle; mountain biking or rally car racing
through the deserts; Mexico’s got what you need to get your adrenaline pumping!
Did you know that Mexico now has 14 five-diamond resorts, which is more than the Caribbean, Hawaii, and Canada combined? In addition to the resorts, Mexico is noted for having some of the most picturesque hotels and private villas in the world, as well as some of the most impressive private yachts and planes you’ve ever seen. Whatever the fantasy, Mexico can make it come true.