Mexico City - living in D.F. December 5th 2005 Since I was last in touch at the beginning of November I spent a month livng in Mexico City with Sarah, a friend from university, and her housemate Mandi. I loved my time in Mexico City, I thought it was a great place - easy to get around, loads to do and really good fun. Because it has grown so much so quickly and swallowed up surrounding villages and towns, there are parts of the city that have ... read more
North America » Mexico » Distrito Federal » Mexico City 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
Having graduated from University of Nottingham I started travelling and absolutely loved it. I did one trip around the world, then a second major trip through Latin America.
I then went back to the real world with one of those job things, but the wanderlust didn't leave and I managed to fit in plenty of short trips.
I've now taken 12 months out to learn/perfect my Spanish. I'll be travelling through Spanish speaking South and Central America with a trip from Buenos Aires to San Francisco.
The primary focus of the trip will be learning the language - so I'll be regularly settling to st... full info