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A Guide to Mexico Travelling

Taking a flight to Mexico is the most common way to go there and visit their resorts and tourist attractions. You can find many non-stop of direct flights to a wide variety of Mexican cities by major US airlines. There are some ways by which you can get to travel to Mexico , either through a travel agent’s assistance or booking through online sites. If you do your homework you will find that there is a tremendous variety in prices of air fare. If you book way ahead you can sometimes chance upon a good deal which gives you a bargain price. You can also sometimes get very good prices if you have an impulse to go right away, or within a week or two. You should book your flight on an American or a Mexican airline.

Sometimes there are offers by charter companies which are really very cheap. On charter flights, however, it is possible for a charter operator to cancel a flight if there are a very few passengers in it and he can do this up to ten days before the flight. If you want to cancel your charter reservation with them, it may not be possible.

You get a good value if you combine air fare with a hotel package. You don’t have to stay in a well known hotel. Today, it is easy to choose your accommodation by simply doing an online search for the best possible accommodation while in Mexico. Cancun, Acapulco, and Ixtapa are just some of the destinations where you can get great package deals on.

A guided tour would also be wonderful because you can get to see more cities and you will have hotel and transportation included. For those who have not explored Mexico or who speak little or no Spanish, a guided tour is ideal.

Cruises to Mexico is another way to have a great vacation, and cruises to Mexico leave from both coasts of the US and vary in their duration. The shorter cruises can be very economical. A taste of Mexico is what this cruises will give you which can be what you might need to really whet your appetite.

If you want to go between cities, Mexico has an incredibly good network of buses. Many tourist ride the deluxe or first class buses which is complete with movies, comfortable sitting, rest rooms, and an easy schedule of many departures daily.

Driving conditions in Mexico vary considerably form one Mexican highway to another. There can be traffic in some roads, but if you take the toll roads which are quite expensive, the traffic is light due to the price. As much as possible do not drive between Mexican cities at night. There are some tales of robberies, but more common hazards include livestock lying on the road and vehicles driving without good headlights.

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