A Love Letter to Mexico March 7th 2012 When we got up at 5:00am Tuesday, it was snowing! It didn't stick to the roads, but made for a pretty drive once the sun came up...We left the car at Luke's and he drove us to the airport, where we caught a flight to Houston. The plane arrived late in Texas and we almost missed our connection to Oaxaca, but with some luck and lots of running, we got on and arrived here around 9:00pm Tuesda ... read more
North America » Mexico » Oaxaca 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