Tagged: Mexico

Miguel Hidalgo Statue, Plaza de la Liberacion, Guadalajara

September 16th, 2012 Permalink

Happy Independence Day, Mexico.

Miguel Hidalgo Statue Plaza de la Liberacion Guadalajara

October 2011

Miguel Gregorio Maria Antonio Ignacio Hidalgo-Costilla y Gallaga Mandarte Villaseño, leader of the Mexican War of Independence.

Governor’s Palace, Guadalajara, Mexico

September 15th, 2012 Permalink

Happy Independence Day Eve, Mexico.

Governors Palace Guadalajara Mexico

October 2011

Every September 15th the Governor’s grito (shout) of independence from the main balcony commemorates Padre Miguel Hidalgo’s 1810 abolishment of slavery,” which set off Mexico’s War of Independence.

Pelican Over Puerto Vallarta

September 10th, 2012 Permalink

Pelican alert!

Pelican Over Mexico

December 2011

This pelican is hoping to find some supper in the warm waters of Bahia de Banderas.

Snapshot: Guadalajara

July 26th, 2012 Permalink

Old downtown Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

Snapshot Guadalajara

October 2011

Mexico’s second-largest city abounds in centuries-old Spanish architecture. And great tacos.

Laguna del Tule, Mexico

June 2nd, 2012 Permalink

The locals call it “Ciudad de los Crocodiles” … because of all the crocodiles.

Laguna del Tule Mexico

November 2011

Between Melaque and Barra de Navidad in Jalisco, Mexico.

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

May 5th, 2012 Permalink

What better way to say “Happy Cinco de Mayo” than a picture of Ensenada’s gigantic Mexican flag?

Happy Cinco de Mayo

September 2006

I know, I should be saying “Feliz Cinco de Mayo.” I’ll get it right next year, I promise.

Melaque Sunset

March 24th, 2012 Permalink

Sunset on the Bahia de Navidad.

Melaque Sunset

One of the many tranquil hideaways to be found in coastal Mexico’s Costalegre.

Puerto Vallarta

March 6th, 2012 Permalink

Sure, it’s a tourist trap. And overpriced. But it’s also a blast.

Puerto Vallarta

December 2011

Bienvenidos a Bahia de Banderas.

Puerto Vallarta Sunset

February 11th, 2012 Permalink

Dusk over el Bahía de Banderas.

Puerto Vallarta Sunset

December 2011

Another beautiful Pacific sunset.

Guadalajara Cathedral at Night

January 17th, 2012 Permalink

Also known as the Cathedral of the Assumption of Our Lady (La Catedral de la Asunción de María Santísima).

Guadalajara Cathedral at Night

October 2011

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