Everyone and their mom has been to Tulum lately! It's definitely the "it" place of the last couple years, like Chefchaouen. We actually flew into Cancun and were coming here to explore Merida and the Yucatan but since Tulum was so close, I talked Ben into going for a couple days to recover from jetlag
About Rachel JonesRachel Jones left a career in nursing to live on the beaches of Goa, India almost four years ago where she is now a travel writer. Her website gives advice on the 35+ countries she's been to but has become the go-to site for India travel, focusing on offbeat places & “glamorous travel”. Werkenntwen has been featured in ELLE magazine, Tripadvisor, and Thomas Cook. Her blog is one of the top 50 travel blogs in the world based on traffic. She also enjoys writing for BravoTV.
Welcome back to This is India! I always have funny/weird stories about India to share with friends or family when I talk to them. This is just meant to be an honest portrayal of my life in India through short anecdotes. I also share here what I’ve been up to online outside Werkenntwen.
If you didn't guess from my blog name, I love the boho chic style. I have a whole Pinterest board dedicated to it! Sometimes this style seems impractical for travel, but it definitely isn't. Many people wonder how to dress boho chic when they travel, and the key is the staple articles of clothing you
Over the past 5 years, I have had some insane adventures in India, my favorite country in the world. Some came from my solo budget backpacking days, some from crazy road trips with Ben, others from group tours, and some from girly travels with friends - and with all these memories in my head, I
Looking for a cute affordable place to stay in Merida? We were, too! Airbnb in Merida is a great option. We came to Merida for two weeks and booked one hotel ahead of time for three nights when we arrived, the from there we winged it. We bounced around sometimes booking Airbnb's the day off
Ben and I spent about two weeks in Merida Mexico in November. I love staying in one place that long because you really get time to explore the city, try the best places to eat and even find lesser-known places by accident. While I haven't been there long enough to tell you everything about the
Before coming to the Yucatan, we didn't book anything ahead except our first few nights in Merida since we knew we wanted something central to get our bearing. In this Luz En Yucatan review, I'll share why I chose this hotel and what you can expect here! That's a tray of complimentary booze
It's super tempting to travel in your pajamas or sweatpants, especially for the long-haul ones. However, it IS possible to look stylish while you're lugging your suitcase around and be comfortable. I've taken a lot of different flights over the years, so I put together some of my favorite combinations. Here are the best travel outfits for