Mexico

A Nahuatal Poem on the Impermanence of Life
Mexico

A Nahuatal Poem on the Impermanence of Life

The universe was clearly speaking to me today when an ancient Aztec poem found its way to my desk. This time I listened, and took a few moments to think on the impermanence of existence. We’re heading to Mexico soon and I’ll be saying goodbye to my students, my home, […]

Going to Mexico for a Month, Want to Come?
Mexico, Travel Tips

Going to Mexico for a Month, Want to Come?

Since we’re already going to be in FL this summer, I thought why not check out some of the Mayan ruins in Mexico? Want to come? We found some great deals, let me tell you how.. But first, why Mexico? I was inspired by This American Girl’s post about Tulum, […]

Pyramids of Teotihuacan
Mexico, Photo Highlight

Pyramids of Teotihuacan

I’ve stayed in luxury hotels (rarely) and I’ve stayed in budget hotels (mostly). When I visited the famous Teotihuacan pyramid complex in the summer of 2009, my room at the  Villias Arqueologicas Teotihuacan  was only $35/night (about $50 now). My little budget room at Teotihuacan was one of the best places I […]