A Day Without Women

Feminist groups in Mexico have organized a peaceful, personal protest called, “A Day Without Women”, to be set in motion on Monday March 9th. They aim to demonstrate what the country would look like without women. The goal is to see NO women in offices or schools. NO women in restaurants or stores. NO womenContinue reading “A Day Without Women”

The yearly driving rant

For about a year now, I have refrained from writing about: “Driving in Merida”. But if you are like me, you know the lack of caution and the road rage is getting worse all the time, and forgive me, but I have to vent. Why oh why can’t the drivers sharing the streets with meContinue reading “The yearly driving rant”

Merida in 5 Days Watercolour Artists Rendezvous

This is Carolina Weiss On New Years Day 1991, Carolina and her husband, Raymond crossed the border into Mexico, and after 70 miles of driving, they reached Ensenada… sighed happily… and continued south. They traveled for a much longer time than anyone else I’ve ever known.  A dog-eared copy of  “The Hidden Beaches of  Mexico”Continue reading “Merida in 5 Days Watercolour Artists Rendezvous”