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¿Harina o Maíz?

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(December 8 – written by Dave) We’ve been in Mexico now for more than 2 months.  The title of this blog is a question that we get asked almost daily.  We didn’t know what it meant at first.  We vaguely … Continue reading

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Life in La Paz

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(November 25 – written by Dave) Our time in La Paz is flying by with days filled with 3 hours of immersion Spanish class and mucho Spanish study.  Nancy has always been a great student and not too bad of … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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Baja complete! –Las Pocitas to La Paz (115k/8252k)

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(October 30 – ridden by Nancy and Dave) Today we finished the Alaska to Baja ride –approximately 8,200Ks, or 5,100 miles.  La Paz has been a “mythical” destination for quite some time and now we are here.  It feels a … Continue reading

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Straight Day – Cuidad Constitucion to Las Pocitas (100k/8137k)

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(October 29 – written by Nancy) Today we made all of three turns in our whole 100 kilometer ride – counting the turn from the street our hotel was on back on to Hwy 1.  The rest of the turns … Continue reading