Articles in the Mexico Category
Archaeology & Ruins, Culture, Guatemala, Inspiration, Mexico, Peru, Project World School, South America, Unschooling »
Because through archeology, I’ve been led down a rabbit hole that has blown the lid off of everything I though I knew. And I realize how many lies I’ve been led to believe throughout my life. And I am questioning everything and exploring and expanding my understanding.
Sounds familiar, right? I am re-educating or unschooling my adult self.
Because through archaeology I have a catalyst to explore deeper than I ever had a reason to explore before.
Belize, Central America, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama »
Great Advice if you are planning on slow traveling, moving to, or volunteering in Central America.
This guest post is by David Bloom. Mr. Bloom is active on the Couch Surfing boards for Central America and I’ve been communicating with him over the past year. I thought this article would be great travel advice to our readers and with his permission, we are posting it for you. If you have any questions or wish to contact the author directly, please send him a note here.
10 Things to Know Before You Move …
Couch Surfing, In the Moment, Mexico, Photo Essays »
If you read German, we hope you will enjoy these entries from Paul’s Diary, written about his 1 1/2 month adventure building a boat to travel down the Usumacinta River in Mexico.
If you haven’t listened to Podcast #14-Swashbuckling Tales of Carnage, Adventure & Love!, where Lainie interviews Paul about his journey, please [click here] to listen to the interview.
Ich war 28 Tage in Frontera Corozal, dem Dorf, in dem ich mein Boot gebaut hab. Am Anfang haett ich nicht dran geglaubt, aber ich hab es …
Central America, Mexico »
Kicking and screaming, dragging my heels, stomping my feet. “I don’t want to go back to LA, I don’t want to go, I don’t want to go…” 8:21 AM Aug 17th, 2009 via web
I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back! I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back! I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back! I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back!I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back! I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back!I don’t wanna go, …
Central America, Couch Surfing, Mexico »
Our last night
Back in Cancun, with the realization our mini-adventure, our “test-trip”, our jaunt around Mexico and Belize was about to end we were both a little sad it was coming to an end. Both Miro and I felt good about our travel, agreed we passed the test and have the ability to take on this lifestyle, and were truly excited about what’s ahead. However, today wasn’t a day for reflection, a time to look backwards. Today we had one job, pack up, enjoy our last night with our hosts, …
Central America, Mexico »
The island was used by the Mayan people as a sanctuary dedicated to Ixchel, the goddess of love and fertility. According to the legend, when the Spanish arrived they found a large number of women statues carved in stone in honor of the goddess, and it is from here that the island gets it’s name “Isla Mujeres” (The Island of Women).