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 (HoneyTrek.com) travelled Mexico discovering the unique ways Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) is celebrated. “When you eventually pass...