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Esther Zaga is a Mexican travel blogger from Mexico City.

She’s a 35-year-old, happily married full-time mum to 3 kids, who loves to travel. Esther loves sharing her experiences with other people, so they can have a similar, or better experience! She’s always looking for her next adventure, so she can share it with others.

Esther travels sometimes with her kids, (when they’re on school vacation) and sometimes with my husband. Find out more about Esther from her IQPlanner profile.

Esther Zaga

Why did you start travel blogging? How long have you been doing it? 

I started a few months ago, because I was looking for something to do and one day it came to me. A lot of friends and family always asked me about travels, where they should go, and what they should do.

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As I loved telling them about where I went and the things I did, I came up with the idea to start blogging. Plus, I’m always looking for new countries and new adventures.

Name your top 3 most memorable places? 

Tokyo, Whistler and Jasper.


What’s the best thing about being a travel blogger? 

I’m doing what I love and found something that’s fulfilling, and I get to travel!

And the worst?! (if there is one) 

It’s hard to promote myself, and lots of analytics, that I’m still learning.

Give your top tip to a blogger starting out

Use social media, especially Pinterest, and try to get involved with other bloggers.


Hotel freebies: take ‘em’ or leave ‘em’? 

Take em!

What’s at the top of your list for destinations this year?

Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Why should people subscribe to your page?

  Because I try to share something different. 

What’s the most unusual thing you’ve eaten on your travels?

  When I was in Tokyo, I ate these little crabs. You had to eat the whole thing and it tasted as chips!


Name a place, city, or country where you feel happiest? 


Where’s your next adventure? 

I’m going to Holbox, Tulum and Playa del Carmen, and then to shanghai and Japan. I’ll hopefully travel to Costa Rica before the new year.


Keep up with Esther's jet-setting travels by clicking on any of the links below.

Website - • Facebook - @wondertravelguru • Pinterest - @estherzsh • Instagram - @wondertravelguru • IQPlanner - @esther.zaga

« I’m doing what I love and found something that’s fulfilling, and I get to travel!»