There is something special about going to a new place, discovering new things, and seeing things for the first time.  Its like unlocking a door you never opened before. You finally have time to stop, see things you wouldn’t usually have time to admire, to listen to the world, and to yourself. I am calling, Read More

Mexico City is dotted with UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the one  I really want to tell you about Xochimilco tucked away in a corner of Mexico City – (Say Zo – chee – milko). There’s something intriguing even about the name Xochimilco. It’s one of the last remaining remnants from when Mexico City was an island –, Read More

Rising out of the Zocalo in Mexico City are the numerous towers of the Metropolitan Cathedral. It’s the first thing you see despite the crowds! Metropolitan Cathedral: Mexico City was last modified: November 24th, 2014 by Jo

Not far away from the bustle of Mexico City you will find a charismatic neighborhood called San Angel (pronounced San -Ankal) there’s something about the G in spanish I don’t yet understand. San Angel: Markets of Mexico City was last modified: December 26th, 2014 by Jo

La Parroquia San Miguel, Mexico

San Miguel de Allende is almost as colourful as my spice rack! 60 miles through the hilly Mexican highlands lands us in the charming city of San Miguel de Allende. Think Paprika… San Miguel: Spires and Spice was last modified: November 6th, 2016 by Jo

At the foot of the legendary Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl volcanoes is the majestic, peaceful city of Puebla. Perfection in Puebla was last modified: December 26th, 2014 by Jo

It’s too dangerous… You’ll get robbed… You’ll get kidnapped… You’ll die… Mexico City – Don’t Go There was last modified: December 26th, 2014 by Jo

So what is it about Housesitting that we love? We get doggie time… and a load of other benefits of living in a house away from home… Housesitting in Ajijic Lake Chapala  was last modified: January 10th, 2017 by Jo

We love our simple, economical lifestyle in Mexico and today we celebrate 50 days on the road as Nomads. We are supposed to be in Guatemala learning Spanish….properly No wait – back up – we aren’t supposed to be anywhere.  We can be where we like –  I just momentarily forgot that.  Living the, Read More

We just had to visit  the world-famous Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato (Guanajuato Mummies Museum). We’ve always liked to explore life and death…eerie as it may seem to some. Guanajuato Mummies Museum was last modified: February 21st, 2017 by Jo

I’ve often make the comment not another ‘ABC’ ! Affectionately known as (another bloody cathedral)… we can’t seem  help ourselves going into every one …is that the fear of missing out on something? 6 Stunning Sacred Places of Guanajuato was last modified: December 26th, 2014 by Jo

You may get horribly lost in the streets of Guanajuato, but … so what!  This is the most fascinating place in the world to be lost – and I highly recommend walking until you are lost! Lost in Guanajuato! was last modified: February 14th, 2017 by Jo