Floating Gardens of Xochimilco, a Quintessential UNESCO Gem in Mexico City

Visiting Xochimilco in the south of Mexico City provides an enjoyable cultural experience in one of the city’s oldest croplands.

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The Charm of Coyoacán

Where to go, what to see, and where to eat during a leisurely day in colonial Coyoacán, Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico.

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Mexico’s Chain of Earthquakes and on Breaking Up with CDMX: Part 3 City Mouse, Country Mouse

Part 3 of my recount of the earthquakes in Mexico City and adjusting to life in the states. A reflection on culture shock, resiliency, and adjustment.

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Mexico’s Chain of Earthquakes and on Breaking Up with CDMX: Part 2 The Aftermath

Part 2 of 3: Recounting the initial moments and days after the earthquake on September 19, 2017 as experienced from Mexico City.

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Mexico’s Chain of Earthquakes and on Breaking-Up with CDMX: Part 1

Part 1 of 3: <y personal account of the series of earthquakes in Mexico City in September 2017 and a necessary move back to the US.

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El Grito de Dolores and Independence Day in Mexico: A Recap

A summary of the weekend’s events to celebrate Mexican Independence Day, September 16th.

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