Thomson and Riu Jalisco

We booked or little break through Thomson, to save on the stress of booking everything separately – which I usually do – but it was so much cheaper to go to Mexico from the UK through a package holiday provider. We stayed in a Riu hotel, a popular chain for Thomson, but I had never stayed in one before. As…

Bucerias and Eateries

Our hotel was on a massive stretch of beach, literally, right on the beach. Take a right out of the Riu hotels on Banderes Bay and walk for about 45 minutes and you come to Buceries, a little town that we visited one morning. Colourful sports bars! Flee market entrance Bucerias doesn’t have much. The plaza is lined with friendly…

Pacific Coast Mexico

I really needed to beat the January blues and escape the miserable UK weather so the other half and I booked up for a cheap holiday in Mexico. And I fell in love. Mexico is a absolutely wonderful country with so much charm. I hadn’t expected to love it as much as I did, and as someone who religiously has…