Delta / Aeromexico open a non-stop flight from Portland to Mexico City

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Now that there’s a direct flight to Mexico City I am tempted to revisit Mexico. Some images from the previous trip are below.
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This was Sunday and the daughter did not want to go to church. The mother’s church attire was also remarkable.
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Another church situation. This time, it is a wedding. To me it looks like a frame from a Pazolini movie.
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The dog is enjoying his terrace, a very mexican style of Architecture.
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I met these young women on a walk up the hill where a national monument is located. It was a steep climb so everyone needed a break every once in a while. So I asked if they would pose for a picture.
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La Catrina, the death lady, is the most popular image of Mexico
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Night life in Guanajuato
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Javier and Pam, at the friends’ house
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The nuns distribute food for the poor
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Javier (left) introduces Pam to one of his friends (right). Unfortunately, the woman had Alzheimers so he had to introduce us to her every day. She was a very nice lady.
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Another private visit. This man is a sculptor, well known in Mexico. Sorry I can’t remember his name. His father was a famous painter, again, no recollection of the name.
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Lalo in his red Guatemala shirt is taking Pam to his favorite bars in town.
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Pam does some sketching, as usual
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There’s a small Diego Rivera museum in Guanajuato, with some strange effigies and good photographs
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More sketching
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Our little house overlooking Guanajuato. This was around Xmas time.
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This is Oaxaca. They love parades in Oaxaca.
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The bored western tourists. I’ve taken similar pictures all over the world.
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