Mexico Winter 2020

Winter– nature’s time to rest and renew.  Usually my husband and I take this time to travel to Mexico, to practice our Spanish, to soak up culture, to renew ties with friends south of the border, and to spend extensive time with our sketchbooks recording our experiences.  Sketchbooks allow a traveler to record experiences in…

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Mexico Travel Journal Winter 2017 p6

While traveling in the colonial cities, I was struck by all the beautiful Catholic churches in Mexico.  Every city has at least one cathedral and often a basilica as well.  In addition, every neighborhood also has a church.  This means that every few blocks one sees another opulent church!  These churches are not what we…

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