Monthly Archives: November 2017


Mexico, La Paz and other random musings

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(November 12 – written by Dave) One week of Spanish class done – and it seems to be sticking a little.  There are times when I look at a word, say it 20 times, cover it up, say it 20 … Continue reading


Impressions of La Paz

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(November 5 – written by Dave) Today marks a week since we arrived in La Paz.  We are getting settled in our apartment, finding nearby grocery stores, coffee shops and laundromats – all those things that are necessary to make … Continue reading


Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) – It’s not Halloween!

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(November 1 – written by Dave) Today is the first day of Day of the Dead holiday.  This is not “Mexican Halloween” (yeah, I had no clue either).  Both holidays have pagan origins.  Both use the same symbolic colours – … Continue reading