Native indian dancing at the Day of the Dead festival photo

In past posts I've mentioned the Day of the Dead festival in Mexico. Its also held in other Latin countries as well. However in Mexico it's a really big thing. Even though it's more well known roots are Catholic, it has been traced back to indigenous origins as well which is probably why these guys are so enthusiastic  … Continue reading Native indian dancing at the Day of the Dead festival photo

Day of the dead models in San Miguel de Allende Mexico photo

On a previous post on San Miguel de Allende I mentioned that I was there for the day of the dead (Día de los Muertos) festival. Everywhere you go in Mexico in the weeks preceding the festival, you will find various incarnations of skeletons from full size to these small models I came across in … Continue reading Day of the dead models in San Miguel de Allende Mexico photo

Native Indian dancing at San Miguel Allende

For anyone looking to visit Mexico but is a bit unnerved by the bad press Mexico gets these days, they should go to San Miguel de Allende in the state of Guanajuato. Located 274 km form Mexico city, it's as western as it gets with its large population of foreign retirees, artists and writers, most of whom … Continue reading Native Indian dancing at San Miguel Allende