When we would come to a stop light in almost any town, young men would run up to the truck, pour water on the windshield, and then climb up on the truck to clean it - whether you asked them to or not. Look carefully and you can see one of these guys in action. Of course - they expected something in return but often the windshield was so spattered with bugs that the washing was appreciated.
Guadalajara - Jalisco, Mexico July 19th 2009 Hola,
We have returned from Guadalajara with some wonderful memories of a beautiful countryside and good people met along the way. The purpose of this trip was to move our daughter, Annie, down to Guadalajara to join her husband, Chad, who is enrolled in a medical internship there. Annie will be teaching 3rd grade in a private school there. Thus, the loaded pick-up truck and 30 hrs of driving ... read more
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This blog started out to share what I learned as I traveled with my high school history students. Now that I am retired I am looking forward to more adventures. In about 10 days I will be leaving for Israel and Jordan. We will be visiting the major sites in the Holy Land and also Petra in Jordan. You are receiving this e-mail because at some point you asked to be listed on this travel blog. If you would like to continue receiving my blog and maybe learn something new you don't need to do anything. If you are tired of hearing my ramblings please unsubscribe. I hav... full info