Mexico 8 – Food and Eating
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Mexico 8 – Food and Eating

When someone says Mexican food, most people automatically think of beans, corn, chile and spicy salsa. That is essentially correct, on the other hand there is so much more to Mexican cuisine than those ingredients… I could fill an entire book raving about Mexican cuisine, here I’m just gonna give you a little taste. During my 3 weeks in Puerto Morelos I became a huge … Continue reading

Mexico 4 – Ria Lagartos, or the Story of Salt, Clay and Flamingos
Mexico

Mexico 4 – Ria Lagartos, or the Story of Salt, Clay and Flamingos

Without question, this little trip was one of the highlights of my Mexican travels. First a little clarification regarding the rather treacherous name. Rio Lagartos (Spanish for “Alligator River”) is a small fishing village in the Northern shore of the Yucatan peninsula; Ria Lagartos however refers to the estuary (ria is Spanish for “estuary”) the town is … Continue reading