Category Archives: Mexico

Torres del Paine

At the visitor center Las Torres at Torres del Paine National Park we were allowed to camp for a few days under a tree and use their facilities. A nice spot, we went for hikes and enjoyed the views and … Continue reading

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Palenque and its Mayan ruins was our next stop, we parked at Maya Bell resort and were very happy to have a swimming pool. It was getting hotter and hotter as we traveled through the jungle and we both do not … Continue reading

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Oaxaca to Chiapas

Oaxaca is a beautiful city and a favorite of most Mexico visitors. We parked our camper in a campground that has seen better days, but is close enough to the historic center so you can reach it by foot. The … Continue reading

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Popo, Itza and La Mixteca

  Mexico City is worth seeing, but we both decided to drive around the city and go to the temples of the sun and the moon in Teotichuan. Both of us had visited Mexico City before.   We went to … Continue reading

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Monarch Butterflies, a different kind of “snowbird”.

(Deutsche Version auf Anfrage 🙂 February 2015 Years ago I read a National Geographic article about the incredible migration of the Monarch Butterfly. They leave their range in Canada and USA in the fall and fly all the way to … Continue reading

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more of Michoacán

We left the Michoacán coast and headed up into the mountains again, there were several police stops but they usually just gave us some advice where not to go and sent us on our way. We also saw armed civilian … Continue reading

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Michoacán Coast

When we talked to our Mexican friends this fall they warned us about this state. There has been some unrest and a lot of media attention. Gang rivalry is a problem for the people of this state.  But we also … Continue reading

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