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Shirley Sherrod
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Anew type of adventure, well maybe even two ...
As we were headed south we continued on the toll roads. The mountains roads can be steep and long, both up and down. And still people travel at high speeds. The Mexican drivers have their own norms and we were quickly learning all about them. A stop sign do...

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Dolores Hidalgo
Our next stop, Dolores Hidalgo, the seat of the start of the Mexican Independence movement, but more importantly the place where you can buy any flavor imaginable of ice cream in the central plaza. The lofty to the bazaar - that is what our travels are all ...

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San Luis Potosi
Our trip down to the south was uneventful, even if we were subconsciously asked if we knew what we were doing.  In San Luis Potosi we arrived to a wonderful AirBnB apartment that welcomed us with Christmas decorations and wonderful treats for celebrating th...

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Real de Catorce, MX
Danny has been talking about Real de Catorce since we first started talking about Mexico - hmmm about 16 years now I guess.  :) Today we finally made it. The skies offered a brilliant blue although a yellowish haze hung over the landscape as far as one coul...

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2017 a new year with more blank pages
Our entry into 2017 was one that allowed for only forward movement and better things to come. Our attempt leave the country before Dec 31 was all for naught. We needed a car registration and ours was nowhere to be found. Thus we saw the New Year in from a h...

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December
December is a month of excitement, anticipation and yes, stress. Koodoos go out to those who can plan for Christmas ahead of December. I used to be one of those but now, well, I don't know what has happened to that trait - it has flown off into the wild blu...

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Aargh, way too long .
My friends have pointed showed that I have been remiss in blogging at all. The focus has not been on writing, in fact I haven't even had the urge to write as I usually do. Is THIS what is fashionable called writer's block? We have done a lot of traveling du...

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Aaaargh!!!!! Internet on the road ...
Sporadic, low bandwidth, often nonexistent and NO internet cafes, all conspire to make life as we now know it frustrating to say the least. There are often no Starbucks, MacD's or DQs in most of the areas that we are finding ourselves in of late. So what is...

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Traversing Texas
Our map our travels around Texas is becoming quite marked up [photo], all for the sake of putting 10,500 miles on our new motor. Then an oil change and we are free to roam wherever. From McAllen we headed a few miles north along the border to Falcon Lake St...

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Rain? RAIN?????
What is this? Rain? is that a known rain down here in Monterrey, Mexico? I was under the impression that when we came down it would be HOT. Not! We are parked in McAllen, on the border of Texas and Mexico in what is commonly referred to as The Valley. To my...
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