Taxco de Alarcón, the white city of silver May 7th 2009 We made it to Taxco on Wednesday afternoon after yet another long drive through the winding roads, this time with lots of bathroom stops (I think I have a kidney infection). There was another futbol game with Barcelona playing this afternoon - with Silvia here, we can't miss it! We didn't have time to drive downtown to catch the game, so we found a hotel near the road, which incidentally had an ... read more
North America » Mexico » Guerrero » Taxco 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
Experiencing new places has and will continue shaped who I am. I love to discover how other people live and incorporate what I can into the amalgamation of cultures I live in. I've moved around quite a bit throughout my life and will probably continue to do so for a while. I'm especially trying to find out about local history and culture through food and drink. Enjoy and learn from my stories, and send me some feedback!
(You probably can't make out the words in my profile photo, but I'm standing with one foot on each side of the US-Mexico border here... apparently I have a lot of these ph... full info