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San Blas and Isla Isabel

Not sure if I mentioned this or not but I really envy the Environment Group here in Mexico.  They really get more of the Peace Corps experience by living in campos and really having to learn Spanish since most people … Continue reading

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Cervantino Festival in Guanajuato

The Cervantino Festival is held in Guanajuato, Guanajuato.  Guanajuato is one of the most beautiful towns in Mexico and it attracts tourists from all over the world and most of them this for this festival.  I had been to G … Continue reading

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Tequisquiapan aka Tequis

Between teaching and working at my center I only get one day off…Sundays and usually that day is for cleaning, shopping and cooking too.  I was in desperate need of a break from everything so I decided to take a … Continue reading

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Mayan Ruins en Mexico

I have always been intrigued by pyramids and other historical ruins from both an educational and a spiritual aspect. Words couldn´t express the feelings I felt when I stood at the foot of the majestic Egyptian pyramids.  Now that I am … Continue reading

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Las Playas en Mexico

In true engineer form I have taken it upon myself to find the best beach in Mexico.  Of course in order to do that I have to collect data aka visit lots of beaches!  I started my data collection aka beach … Continue reading

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PanAmerican Games in Guadalajara

Guadalajara hosted the 16th Pan American Games in October. These games are second only to the Olympics in attendance.  Over 40 countries from all over the Americas will participate in over 36 sports. The games have over 12,000 volunteers including … Continue reading

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