Category: culture

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A Stranger in my Own Land

Adapting well to living in Mexico can have its drawbacks As the exit door opened and I stepped out, a blast of hot air blanketed me and immediately I felt...

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A Lost Boy Found

How one young man found his community again Imagine waking up one day in a place surrounded by strangers that look much like you but have totally foreign habits and...

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Day of the Dead

My fellow bloggers and eternal honeymooners, Mike and Anne Howard ( travelled Mexico discovering the unique ways Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) is celebrated. “When you eventually pass...