Lonely Planet Traveller, July, 2014

GREAT ESCAPE: MEXICO

 

Head to the south of this huge country to experience all that is best about Mexico – explore vividly coloured towns, cut through the jungle to find abandoned Mayan cities, sample heady mezcal and world-class street food, and escape the crowds to unwind on scarcely visited white-sand beaches

WORDS DUNCAN CRAIG PHOTOGRAPHS JUSTIN FOULKES