Want to know some of the basics before you travel in Mexico? We've got you covered!
Part of our 'what do things cost?' series, this article outlines the typical costs in Mexico for a budget backpacker, to allow us (and you) to make a comparison of living and travel costs across Latin America.
Despite travelling phenomenal distances, indulging in lots of meals out, relaxing on beautiful beaches drinking perhaps a little too much beer (it's the only thing that really quenches your thirst anyway!) and staying in some wonderful hostels, we were £75 under budget - that's two and half free days later down the line!
Travelling from the states of Quintana Roo and Yucatan in the East to the West Coast of Jalisco via Chiapas, Oaxaca, Guerrero, Michoacan and Colima, we have been lucky to experience much of what makes this country so great.