How Much Coastline Does Mexico Have?

The total ocean shoreline of Mexico is about 5,797 miles. Of that total, about 4,560 miles border the Pacific and the Gulf of California, and about 1,743 miles face the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. At roughly 20 percent the size of the United States, Mexico’s ocean shoreline is roughly 46% the size of … Read more

Does Juarez (Mexico) Have an Airport?

The city of Juarez, Mexico, does indeed have an airport. The Abraham González International Airport has IATA designation “CJS” and ICAO designation “MMCS.” Let’s take a look at this airport to discover how many passengers use it, what its terminals are like, and the locations that can be reached by flying through this airport. Abraham … Read more

The 10 Biggest Cities in North America

The largest cities in North America house some of the best attractions for tourists and attract millions of people from around the world. These large cities also have an impressive past as they all gained popularity in just a few hundred years. Here are the 10 largest cities in North America. The Biggest Cities in … Read more

What is the Legal Drinking Age in Mexico?

If you’re planning to hang out with friends in Merida or travel to Cancun for spring break, you may be looking forward to some tropical drinks and beer. Everyone in your group needs to understand the Mexican laws regarding the consumption and transportation of alcohol to prevent you from getting into any sticky situations. Breaking … Read more

Does Mexico Have Oil Refineries?

Mexico currently has six oil refineries. A seventh, the Dos Bocas Refinery in Paraiso, Tabasco, is scheduled to begin refining operations in 2023. Here is an overview of the 6 oil refineries in Mexico: Cadereyta Refinery Location: Cadereyta Jiménez, Nuevo León Output: 34,500 m3/d (cubic meters per day), or 217,000 bpd (barrels per day) Francisco … Read more

The 14 Best Day Trips from Tulum, Mexico

Although every part of Mexico has something great to offer, there is no denying that the Yucatán peninsula is the most visited region in the country.  And who can blame travelers for migrating here when every trip is rewarded with pristine, turquoise waters, white sandy beaches, and endless opportunities to explore ancient Mayan ruins?  Not … Read more

The 15 Best Day Trips from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

The city of Puerto Vallarta is one of the most visited destinations in Mexico, thanks to its abundance of activities for all kinds of travelers. The city is broken up into five different neighborhood zones making it a great place to visit time and time again.  But what many people don’t realize, is just how many … Read more