Mexico is bordered on the north by the United States; on the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; on the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and on the east by the Gulf of Mexico. Covering almost 760,000 square miles, Mexico is the fifth largest country in the Americas. With an estimated population of over 113 million, it is the world's eleventh most populous country and the most populous Spanish-speaking country.
Easily accessible from the US, many traveling Americans are drawn to Mexico because of the shorter travel times. The nation's temperate climate and unique culture make Mexico an attractive destination for any visitor. During your surface interval travelers can find jungles and impressive Mayan archaeological sites and the Caribbean coast. Most divers going to the Pacific Coast will find themselves enjoying the comfort of liveaboard diving.