Every now and then, you come across something random that completely delights you. Mexico City’s Pastelaria Ideal was one of those places for me. Approaching Pastelaria Ideal, it appears to be just a simple bakery. Sure, the racks of cookies in the window look enticing, but you’ve probably seen racks of cookies before. But step … More Mexico City: The One With the Crazy Bakery
While there were many reasons I wanted to visit Mexico City, possibly the number one reason was a simple one: the food! I had heard that Mexico City had an amazing culinary scene, and I was so ready to dive into it. Taco coma, here I come. My first meal was at El Cardenal in the Centro … More Mexico City: Tacos, and Churros, and Mezcal, Oh My!
As someone who follows a lot of travel-related Instagram accounts, one thing I’ve noticed is that, periodically, certain destinations become “cool,” with everyone in my feed seeming to make a trip there. And, as a testament to the power of Instagram, I must confess that, on more than one occasion, seeing beautiful snaps of a destination … More Mexico City: A Colorful, Vibrant First Visit