So the story came out on the A.M.com.mex journal about the three cyclist touring Mexico- Paul, Chris, and I- Mara… um.. Yes, there were a few errors spotted after reading the story (and the Google translate does strange things to translations). Nonetheless, it was great to have our story shared with the people of Mexico.… Continue reading Look Ma! I am famous in Leon (..as Mara)
It has been a pleasant (and later research revealed, a historically fascinating) 5 day ride from Guanaguato to Morelia. Chris and I chose a southwestern route towards and around the Lago (lake) de Pazcuaro. Unfortunately, our delightful friend, Pablo, had to take off a day ahead to get to Mexico City. Hopefully I will see… Continue reading magic around the lake
The Hangover Chris and I stayed 4 days in Zacatecas, instead of 3. The hostel owner, Ernesto, hosted a margarita night on the 3rd night. It was an evening of celebration and live music at the hostel, followed by a night on the town for club dancing. Chris and I went out for the day… Continue reading Between the silver cities, distant souls unite
We spend our second and last evening in Durango, doing gringo touristy things. We took the Teleferico (urban gondolas) up to a hill to check out the view. Then we got lost in the markets. I got a new blankie made of wool to keep me warm at night. While making dinner at our hotel,… Continue reading Rough riding to ZACATECAS!