Even if you're the most spontaneous traveler, it's still good to know a few things about Cuernavaca before you go. Look it up on the map, make a note of what there is to do and let the fun begin!
To help you find your feet, Cuernavaca lies 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south of the notable city of Tlalpan.
With so many things to do in this corner of Morelos, it's not hard to see why 340,000 people choose to call it home.
Getting out on the fairways is a fantastic way to enjoy the fresh air and have a blast. Challenge your skills with a friendly round at Tabachines Golf Club. Need some more options? Bring a good book, find an inviting grassy spot and take a moment to breathe in the fresh garden air at Ethnobotanical Garden and Museum of Traditional and Herbal Medicine. But that's not all. Visiting an area's monuments is a wonderful way to gain an insight into its accomplishments and history. Check out Borda Gardens and discover the intriguing tale behind it.