Mexico Riviera Maya

Mexico Riviera Maya: Granny Gets her Groove On

“A Shirley Temple, please,” said 9-year-old Cameron sitting at the swim up bar while 16-year-old Al was surfing Caribbean waves. I, their grandmother, was content to adult beverages in a hammock with a beach view. At home, it was snowing. I thought Mexico’s Riviera Maya was an adult destination. A friend said it is family…

Mexico Paradise
Senior Stories Travel

Mexico: Just Another Day in Paradise

“Look again, José, and you sleep alone for the rest of your life.” Once upon a time in a Mexican fishing village called Ajijic in the mountains south of Guadalajara, my housekeeper, Josefina, stopped sweeping the patio, leaned her hand-tied broom against the bougainvillea-covered casita wall, and nervously wiped her hands on her starched white…

Baja Magdalena Bay Whales

In Baja, Whales Walk on Water

Footprints on water: Now, there’s an incongruent notion, if not a miraculous one, given that God’s handiwork abounds around the Baja Peninsula. Gently sculpted, white sand dunes part water from the sky on our port side; gnarly, green mangroves host white herons and egrets to starboard. A cloudless horizon glows blue on Magdalena Bay’s flat…


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