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5 cheap, healthy and protein-hit eats for backpacking Holbox

8 cafes for digi nomads travelling Holbox

My intake of coffee has exponentially increased since I became a digi nomad. More buzz than a Costa Rican bee

Wifi was a struggle here

But I found hitting some cafes at just the right time meant I could avoid the crowds and hog the bandwidth. 8 cafes for digi nomads travelling Holbox. When the clouds rolled in or the rain started to pour it was time to find THE cafe with THE coffee and THE deserts. I couldn’t find anywhere…

5 cheap, healthy and protein-hit eats for backpacking Holbox

5 cheap, healthy and protein-hit eats for backpacking Holbox

Oh my-oh-my I found meat! And a whole forest of health

All in all

5 cheap, healthy and protein-hit eats for backpacking Holbox. All in all, although not as developed internet wise which kind of sucks for digi nomads, food wise – it’s rich! Myself and @themoonontheotherside spent two weeks on Holbox within a total time of 5 months in Mexico. Accommodation was easy: Tribu Hostel. Recommended by fellow travellers and we could sharp see why. Roof top yoga, bar and live…

10 unique photo spots for travelling Holbox

10 unique photo spots for travelling Holbox

I’d live here with racoons as thy neighbour any-day of the week

Why Holbox?

10 unique photo spots for travelling Holbox. Whilst I found Holbox was still finding its feet in terms of what it is. By that I mean Valladolid has it’s small town colonial vibe, Tulum has it’s edgy hipster scene, Holbox has it’s… island? I couldn’t tell you but it’s still developing. Anyway, whilst I couldn’t put my finger on what Holbox is, it’s still a fascinating piece…

20 EPIC Valladolid Instagram spots for travelling Mexico. A man stand in the middle of Cenote Chan Suytun with the light coming down on him and the water surrounding him

20 EPIC Valladolid Instagram spots for travelling Mexico

This place was like a eating a battered Mars bar for me. As soon as I think I’m satisfied, ten mins later I immediately want more.

I couldn’t put my camera down

20 EPIC Valladolid Instagram spots for travelling Mexico. From taco stand to taco stand I couldn’t put my camera down. Not that I’m a pro, more of a flounderer. But I will chase the shot. I find it makes places more interesting. Trying to hunt out that cracking pic…

Pro's and cons of travelling the Mahahual Coast . A large stalk bird in the blue waters of the Mahahual Coast

Pros and cons of travelling the Mahahual Coast

I’d found the perfect TRX spot and it was all mine.
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I’m not often a one to write cons but I felt this one was worthy of mention. So to the pro’s and cons of travelling the Mahahual Coast line.
When I walked off the coach and onto the coast line I was a little sceptical. Aye it was nice, golden sands, blue water but there was a lot of beach front bars and a huge cruise ship off the coast…

Is it worth backpacking Isla Mujeres? Two men run along a jetty ready to jump in the water

Is it worth backpacking Isla Mujeres?

I felt like Mario bombing around this little island on a golf buggy. The pit stops being hidden Caribbean bars and beaches hidden amongst the woods.
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So, is it worth backpacking Isla mujeres? Well, I crashed at Poc na hostel, being honest it’s the place to be. I was digging the private beach garden that’s yoga by day and a nightclub by, well night. Bang in the middle of the town centre too. The people were as you’d expect, party…