A family adventure in the upper Amazon at the Huasquila Amazon Lodge is one of the most memorable trips of my life.
Shopping in the Mercado de Artesanias in San Miguel de Allende is a fantastic experience of Mexican art and culture.
We are pretty far from home right now, which makes me feel a little uncertain. But this silent message, “Fe (meaning faith),” on one of the towers in our neighborhood reminds me that we are all in this together, no matter where we are in the world. Now that Mexico has moved into phase 3Continue reading “Under Quarantine in León, Guanajuato, Mexico”
The Monarch Butterfly Reserves in Michoacan state in Mexico are amazing places to visit.
Morelia is a charming little city in the Mexican state of Michoacan, close to the forests of the Monarch Butterfly reserves.
A short, one-and-a-half hour drive from León through the Sierra de Lobos mountain range will take you to El Cóporo, an archaeological site of pre-Hispanic Mexico. This site is a mess of structures scattered all over the mountain that juts up above the small town of Ibarra in Ocampo. A bus will carry you fromContinue reading “El Cóporo, a hike through Pre-Hispanic Mexico in the Sierra de Lobos”
I need to remember to slow down and enjoy the moments in between our travels. I think I get so focused on planning out the journeys and then enjoying our travels that I do not spend enough time enjoying our in-between moments too. My husband and I have decided to take more time this yearContinue reading “Slow down and watch the hummingbirds”
I have returned to Zona Piel several times since my first blog post about the shopping area and I have learned so much more that I want to share.
If you’re looking for a fun-filled family adventure on a working farm outside of Quito, Ecuador, the Hacienda la Alegria provides horseback riding tours, relaxation, peace, excellent food and accommodations for the duration of your stay.
Our family visited the Middle of the World in Quito to explore and understand some of the historical culture and scientific phenomenon associated with this location.