Under Quarantine in León, Guanajuato, Mexico

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”

El Cóporo, a hike through Pre-Hispanic Mexico in the Sierra de Lobos

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”

Slow down and watch the hummingbirds

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”

A Horseback Riding Adventure at the Hacienda La Alegría

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.