Travel

Traveling Mexico – Real de Catorce

“While walking out in the foothills of the valley at the bottom of the graveyard, an image of Clint Eastwood on a pale horse riding up from the desert, came to mind.” Found in the heart of the Sierra Madre Oriental Mountain Range, Real de Catorce is a true Mexican ghost town. The city was...

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Travel – Malinalco

A short bus ride from Toluca or Mexico City, 20 km east of Tenancingo, this small colonial pueblo is a true find. Malinalco is in the mountains southwest of Mexico City and was taken over in the late 1500’s by the Spanish. There are many churches and a converted Augustinian monastery, but perhaps the most inspiring architecture...

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Day trips from Zihuatanejo – Barra de Potosi

Just when you think you have seen all of Zihuatanejo – BAM! It hits you. Escape for a day, get the feeling of a deserted beach and your senses are back in check. Or, at least, just escape. After a couple of visits to Barra de Potosí, I was reminded of the reason I came...

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Day trips from Zihuatanejo – Troncones

ust because you live here or have picked Zihuatanejo as your vacation spot, does not mean you have to spend all your time here. No trip to this area would be complete without a little exploring. There are some day trips you can take in order to get away, see more of the beautiful Mexican...

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