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An Insider’s Guide: Mexico City or Guadalajara?

Guadalajara or Mexico City? Tapatíos or chilangos? It’s an age-old question for the big-city lover ...
2nd May 2017
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A Non-Football Fan’s Guide to Watching Soccer in Mexico

Last week, I pulled a great girlfriend move and bought my Cruz Azul fan boyfriend ...
2nd March 2017
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Reflections on a Year in Mexico

With less than a month to go before I leave Mexico for good, and only ...
8th August 2015

Nine Months in Mexico + Nine Things I Miss About ...

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8th June 2015
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I Got Mugged in Mexico (+ What To Do if ...

For the second time in my Mexican adventure I found myself in a police station ...
10th May 2015
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Moving to Mexico: 100 Happy Days

Today, December 1st 2014, marks 100 days since I moved to Mexico (well, Guadalajara) and ...
2nd December 2014

Ombligo, a.k.a. The Story of my Mexican Bellybutton Piercing

Ombligo is without doubt up there, along with libélula, as one of my favourite Spanish ...
24th October 2014
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Mexico Is Going To Kill Me

There’s nothing quite like getting sick in a foreign country to make you crave your ...
18th October 2014
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Guadalajara, Mexico | Land of the Taco

One month has passed since I moved to Mexico with a bag full of sun ...
25th September 2014

Mexico Bound

With every questionable hipster travel essential I purchase (bum bag, New Balance trainers, etc) it ...
22nd August 2014