Posada

Photo: Radish Night Posada Posada =  a Mexican ritual re-enactment of Mary and Joseph’s search for a lodging in Bethlehem, performed just before Christmas Essay Las Posadas are a celebration of Catholic worship before Christmas and consists of nine rosarios from December 16-24, collectively called a novena, which is commemorated in the holy family’s journey …

Mexico Roadtrip

Photo: South November 2019 Road trip! Just returning to Las Vegas from the a roadtrip from Austin to Guadalajara with a bus trip to Mexico City. This was a whirlwind adventure, not as slowly as the tortoise prefers to travel, but with time for reflection and meetups with old friends and discovering new places and …

Viva Liga MX

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Viva Liga MX – vivaligamx.com – provides news and analysis from the Mexican soccer league, aka Liga MX. Part of the FanSided Network. Hashtags: #LigaMXEng #ElTriEng Key Links vivaligamx.com Facebook @VivaLigaMX Embedded Tweets Leave aside the debate about whether it is a "Classic" or not and simply enjoy tonight's Tigres …

Border Tuner = Sintonizador Fronterizo

Logo In November 2019 the US-Mexico border an interactive public art installation across the by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer: Border Tuner = Sintonizador Fronterizo Strangers using searchlights were able to talk to one another in conversations connecting Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua and El Paso in Texas. Locations: Bowie High School, El Paso and Parque Chamizal, Ciudad Juárez Key …

After Wilma

Photo: Steve Bridger, After Wilma One of our favorite groups on Flickr is After Wilma — flickr.com/groups/afterwilma — created by Colibri Winner Steve Bridger to show recovery efforts after Hurricane Wilma (2005). Key Links flickr.com/groups/afterwilma Discuss Blogging a Crisis From the Flickr about page: Photos of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean (Riviera Maya) after Hurricane …

Mexico City Treasures

Poster From the archives (2009): Tesoros (Treasures) highlights a dozen places in Mexico City. This presentation shows you the sites – some off the beaten track and all with an interesting history and future – and asks you take pictures. Participants are asked to take a photo similar to the pictures in the Treasure Hunt …

Driving in Mexico

Photo: Abasto(s) 2011 Author’s note: Updating one of Planeta.com’s oldest features, presented without necessary edits and updates. Suggestions are welcome. Good news – major roads have good signage – displaying the highway number, kilometer marker, and mileage for upcoming cities. An added plus are solar-powered emergency telephones on the toll (cuota) highways. Most toll roads …

Mexico City’s Museo de Arte Popular

Photo: Berenice Rivera / Secretaría de Cultura CDMX, Orquesta Mexico City – The Museo de Arte Popular (Popular Art Museum), Revillagigedo 11, Colonia Centro, promotes and preserves part of the Mexican handcrafts and folk art. Hours: Tuesday 10am-6pm, Wednesday 10am-9pm, Thursday-Sunday 10am-6pm TripAdvisor’s #7 on the list of 500+ things to do in Mexico City. Key …