Zee Place To Be- Boutique Hotel Puerta Paraiso

Puerta Paraíso Hotel Boutique Just outside of Zihuatanejo on the road to the airport is a turnoff that will take you to the area’s longest beach, Playa Larga. At 12 kilometres, and quieter than most, (especially during the week) it is a preferred destination for nationals and tourists. One of the reasons is the numerousContinue reading “Zee Place To Be- Boutique Hotel Puerta Paraiso”

Zee Place To Be- Paella Festival 2021- a new (safer) way to fundraise!

Like all Rotary Clubs the world over, the Rotary Club of Zihuatanejo is known for their many fundraising projects designed to give back to their community. Some of these over the 30 years the local Club has been in existence, include delivering 700 food baskets for people in need, New Years dinner for different familiesContinue reading “Zee Place To Be- Paella Festival 2021- a new (safer) way to fundraise!”

Zee Place To Be-It Takes A Village

If there is one thing that my years in Mexico have taught me, it is that the people who have the least are generally the ones who give the most. A case in point is how the La Presa II neighborhood in Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, is helping its community members survive during Covid-19 closures. An initiativeContinue reading “Zee Place To Be-It Takes A Village”

Zee Place To BE- 2020Mezcal Festival

February 28th marked the 4th annual Mezcal Festival in Zihuatanejo. It started all, as most things do in Mexico, with a parade that ran from Plaza Kyoto to the downtown core. Although small, it was an enthusiastic crowd of both participants and spectators alike- and free samples of Mezcal along the way. Which is probablyContinue reading “Zee Place To BE- 2020Mezcal Festival”

ZEE- Place to Be

Expo Vino 2019 In recent years I have noticed a concentrated effort by government, locals and foreigners alike to position, Zihuatanejo as “The” place to be. It seems that nearly every month, there are events featuring gastronomical extravaganzas (such as the tiritas festival and Clandestine dinners), to craft beer tastings, and world class week longContinue reading “ZEE- Place to Be”


 Granada is a city in southern Spain’s Andalusia region, in the Sierra Nevada mountains’ foothills. It’s known for splendid examples of medieval architecture dating to the Moorish occupation, especially the Alhambra. This sprawling hilltop fortress complex encompasses royal palaces, serene patios, and reflecting pools from the Nasrid dynasty and the fountains and orchards of theContinue reading “Granada”