Tag Archives: Mexico

Dancing with La Muerta

It’s hard to believe the concrete chaos of Mexico City was once a large system of lakes and canals. At Xochimilco, it’s possible to get a taste of what things once were. Trajineras, boats reminiscent of Venetian gondolas, line the … Continue reading

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Pyramid of the Sun

Emma snapped this photo of me and Lara at the base of the Pyramid of the Sun at Teotihuacan.

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Dia de Los Muertos

“Only against death does man cry out in vain.”  — Malcolm Lowry Anita seemed perplexed. Lara, Emma and I were all standing in the middle of San Gregorio Cemetery with tears streaming down our cheeks. It was all so beautiful. … Continue reading

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Monster cars in Mexico City

At first I thought it was my imagination. Too much Day of the Dead. A car swirling around El Ángel on Mexico City’s Paseo de la Reforma had a distinctly dead look. Then another one. A VW Bug this time. And … Continue reading

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Lowry’s Mexico: Under The Volcano

Lowry’s Mexico: Under The Volcano | Literary Kicks http://t.co/8Q9vIRQ via @AddThis

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