The first market I went to was the La Mercedet Market just on the outskirts of the centre of town. The intention was to find some street food where all of the locals ate. I luckily stumbled into an area … Read all about it!
It’s quite evident that unemployment is prevalent in Mexico city. Despite this, you can always see enterprising folk in the parks or subway selling everything from illegally copied music compilations to sweets and singing in public areas to make ends meet. Follow … Read all about it!
Today we went to the Museum of Anthropology. It is a huge museum that houses pretty much every archeological and anthropological relics from the pre Aztec and Mayan period. Pictured is the el paraguas (concrete umbrella) which is based at … Read all about it!
We went out to Teotihuacan (promounced teo-tee-wha-khan) today, just an hours drive by bus from the central bus terminal. It’s an old city that was first established 100 B.C. It’s made up of a number of temples and pyramids. Pictured … Read all about it!
Palacio de Bellas Artes performing arts venue in Mexico City. There was a national theatre prior but was demolished to make way for the current structure in the beginning of the 20th Century. I tried getting several shots of the … Read all about it!
I’m writing this as I am currently on a five hour layover at LAX waiting for my connecting flight to Mexico City. Usually in this situation I’d be sitting at the airport bar telling myself that it’s 12pm somewhere … Read all about it!
There aren’t many places where you can get a view like this on your way to work. I suspect that living so close to the water and ferry transport into work is the main reason as to why I’ve … Read all about it!
I’m currently spending time living with friends while I am homeless. I had some time to myself last Sunday afternoon when I couldn’t get back into where I was staying. Luckily I had my camera with me, so I decided … Read all about it!
I’ve been going Bolognese crazy this past month. It started when I was at a christening and my friend had alluded that her friend who also lived in the same suburb as I was a bolognese expert. Immediately I challenge … Read all about it!
It’s just over five weeks until I unplug myself from the matrix and begin my adventure through Latin America. To be honest I’m not feeling the level of excitement that I should be but I’m plugging away in an attempt … Read all about it!