Querétaro-A day trip to a state capital September 2nd 2008 After a couple days of touring around in San Miguel with our good friend Urian, we decided to take a day trip to a city full of history, restaurants and shopping: Santiago de Querétaro. The city holds the same name as the state, and it is the state capital. It was a town that neither Ronnie nor I have ever been to and Urian was happy to join us for some place new.
We got a late start in the ... read more
North America » Mexico » Querétaro » Santiago de Querétaro 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