Leaving the sun behind February 12th 2010 We had our last three quiet, beautiful days of sun and waves in Pie de la Cuesta...
It is surprising that Pie de la Cuesta is not more touristy. It started out as a fishing village, which then became a place to eat a fresh fish dinner in palapas on the beach. Inexpensive hotels were added, but the main attraction is still the fish dinners. Since you can't swim or surf, those crowds don't come ... read more
North America » Mexico » Guerrero » Acapulco 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
I was a primary teacher in a K-12 alternative school. In 2006, I took a leave for four months, travelling through Central America. I visited schools and studied Spanish along with being a tourist. My class followed my travels through this blog. I have continued to use this blog to keep friends, family and my students connected to my travels, recently in Mexico and now Kenya!
I am now retired and my husband and I hope to do even more traveling! I am volunteering in an after-school program on the Indian reservation where we live and at the local art museu... full info