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Road trip to Campeche City

Road Trip to Campeche City This was not a trip I really wanted to do as I don’t find the City of Campeche that enticing to visit. This time though it was the first time I had driven there, previously … Continue reading

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It,s finished !

At last a new look entrance to The Pickled Onion … check out the photos Continue reading

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Mot Mot/Toh

In the year 2010 I posted a blog about a Mot Mot that came to visit me in one of the casitas that were under construction at the time >Bird Festival and my visiting MOT MOT 10/2 2010< . I … Continue reading

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Palenque

One of the most gorgeous Maya sites has to be Pelenque… after Uxmal of course… sorry I am  biased … I have to be as I live so close to Uxmal… but no ,seriously Pelenque is breathtaking ….. So again … Continue reading

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Leaving San Cristobal onto Agua Azul and Pelenque

The drive from San Cristobal to Palenque is not very far, kilometers wise but the roads are a maze of twists and turns ,with views of deep valleys  and high terrain. The scenery really did remind me of Guatamala ,which I … Continue reading

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The Orphanage Visit

  The day that Joanna, Lisa , Jillian and I went to watch the sunset  from the church high above San Cristobel ,two gentlemen approached us asking for donations for his orphanage/school OINACHAC Organizado de indigenas de los altos de … Continue reading

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SAN JUAN CHAMULA

After the celebrations last night I was eager to go to San Juan Chamula. I had heard so much about the church there from travellers that had stayed with me over the past years that I just had a longing… … Continue reading

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San Cristobel de las Casas

Today started with an information session before we hit the streets for a tour  of  San Cristobel….there is so much history but I am not going into here , only show some of the photos taken in and around the … Continue reading

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Parque de la venta/Canon de sumidero

Our day started with an early call… ready for another long day before arriving in San Cristobel de las Casas Breakfast then off to see the Olmec heads in the Parque de la Venta. I was so happy to go … Continue reading

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Festival of Santa Elena

Every January, starting after the three kings day January 6th begins the annual festival of Santa Elena celebrating their patron saint ,St Mathew. Its a fun and sometimes solom occasion, filling two and a half weeks of burning of the … Continue reading

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