Spa Day and You Never Know What's in the Jardin August 24th 2008 Friday was the day that we had been looking forward to for weeks. We had saved enough money to treat each other to a day at "The Spa," in Centro. The day started with Ronnie surprising me with a bunch of red and white carnations. The flowers themselves were amazing, but so was the fact the Ronnie was able to go out and buy them without speaking any Spanish and dragging Byron along. No easy tas ... read more
North America » Mexico » Guanajuato » San Miguel de Allende The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
Living in a constant state of wanderlust, a 29 year old San Franciscan was looking to experience the world before settling into a suburban life. Along with her boyfriend Ronnie and their dog Byron, they traded in their life in the rat race to spend 6 months or more in a small town in colonial Mexico.
After 9 months in San Miguel de Allende, the trio then moved to the coastal town of Bucerias, near Puerto Vallarta, for an additional 4 months.
Upon living back in the US for over a year since their time in Mexico, and after Julie and Ronnie got married, there isn't a day that goes by that ... full info