MAY
24
2015

San Miguel de Allende

Another day in San Miguel de Allende. We visited the toy museum, watched a wedding party emerge from the big church, hung out in the park/playground, and generally just walked slowly and tried to soak it all in. Man, do they ever know how to have a wedding down here. The whole
MAY
22
2015

Reconsidering San Miguel

We finally dragged ourselves out of Patzcuaro. That was an easy place to spend a couple of weeks. From there we drove north, navigating around Morelia, to a middle of nowhere in particular place. A guy recently opened up an RV park near Cuitzeo, and was happy to have us stop by,
MAY
19
2015

More Patzcuaro Wanderings

We thought we’d go visit Volcán Parícutin, fifty miles and two buses away from Patzcuaro. I’m not sure why we thought we could do this, a day after the kids narrowly escaped puking all over a bus. Actually, we thought it’d be all right because it would be a full
MAY
17
2015

Carnita Carnage

Some days they play so well together, some days not so much. Just out on the edge of town is a hill called Cerro el Estribo that was said to be a nice hike. Ali and I prefer to hike downhill, so we grabbed a cab to the end of the road, and then got to work. Four hundred and
MAY
15
2015

We Get a Pet

Ouest said she wanted a pet worm. The pet store was completely sold out of worms, but we did find this lovely millipede just hanging out under a rock. She’s adorable, but a little camera shy. We all love her to death. This campground is a lovely spot to have all to
MAY
13
2015

Morelia

Day two in Morelia the sky was blue and it was time to give the place another chance. Kids and balloons. Lowe’s string broke two minutes after this picture. I chased the balloon for about three seconds before it was out of reach. Three more seconds and the tears began to