Mexico

The Raven of Tequila

“Why do they put a worm in Tequila?” I ask as my wife Irene and I sit sipping the caramel coloured elixir that provokes taste buds into doing the Mexican hat dance. “Ah, Amigo,” answers our guide Angelica, who was born and raised in Guadalajara, “you need to visit the Raven to learn about Tequila.”…

Find Fun for the Whole Family at Xcaret

Xcaret – by Irene Butler – Check out our Yucatan Photo Gallery – Published in Air Canada E Newsletter – Blissfully wrapped in turquoise surf, sandy beaches and alluring jungle, my “id” leapt for joy (as Freud would say) as I scurried between the kaleidoscope of attractions and activities. Xcaret (ish-cah-reht) Eco Park is a…

Cancun -Siesta, fiesta, cerveza, ariba!

Cancun – by Irene Butler – Published in Air Canada Vacations E Newsletter – Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is a true “slice of paradise,” where vestiges of Mayan civilizations, steamy jungles, white-sand beaches, blue-green seas and modern centres all converge into the ultimate travel experience. With something for every age, taste and budget, the northern cities…