Browsing All posts tagged under »Tourism«


July 27, 2012


I am officially back on US soil, and have been working while I re-adjusted to the time difference. This post has taken me well over a month to write since I have been back, but I think part of it has to do with the large amount of things that occurred in such a short […]

Day 26 – Xochimilco

June 30, 2011


Today was terribly rainy. All day. It sucked. Not just because it rained all day, but because in Mexico, rainy season usually just means a few hours of rain and then everything stops and gets lovely again. Of course, today of all days when we were going to be doing a lot of outdoorsy things, […]

Day 25 – Taxco!

June 30, 2011


This week I officially finished my classes. I survived! I should be on that show, that or I Shouldn’t Be Alive. One of the two. Just kidding, it really wasn’t that bad… anyhow I am excited to be done with the studying, but not excited that I will be going home soon 😦 but I’m […]

Days 14 & 15 – Puebla!!!

June 19, 2011


I think I am in love, and the object of my affection is Puebla, a state in Mexico about 2 hours away from México DF. It really reminds me of Antigua in Guatemala, but perhaps a little bit better? It was an overnight trip, and it was truly not enough. We made a few stops […]

Day 12

June 17, 2011


My trip is almost halfway over, and I cannot believe it has flown by as fast as it has. I am already getting ready for my mid semester exam! Today was pretty interesting, we were supposed to have a cooking class today, but the person couldn’t come, so instead we took our free time into […]

Day 8

June 13, 2011


Probably one of the busiest days yet. Today we visited the pyramids and Basilica de Guadalupe. Truly two amazing things in themselves. We also got to see the Center of Three Cultures On the way to the pyramids, we stopped to see a demonstration of the many uses for an agave plant. Turns out, there […]