A Quick Update

In 2010, we moved back to the small town in Colorado that I never stopped missing while we lived in Mexico. Now I sometimes miss Mexico, but I wouldn't travel as freely as we did when we were there, camping out in remote areas and so forth.

Mexico today is in a period of change, and in many ways it is more dangerous now. That said, I have plenty of American friends who still live there very happily, just taking a few more precautions than they did in the past.

Just to say!


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Tripbase Blog Awards 2009

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March 7, 2009 – Living by Lake Chapala means we enjoy the beauty of the lake, from many vantage points. We have a nice though not panoramic view of the lake from our house, and we often walk down to the lake.

San Juan Cosala’s new malecon isn’t completed yet, but already I think it’s the nicest one on the lake. It’s several blocks long, and you are right on the water. I will have photos from it another time.

Boating and fishing are still quite common, and since hearing Todd Stong’s talk which I blogged about recently, I don’t worry when I see kids jumping off the malecon into the water.



This sunset could make you think Mount Garcia was acting up, but not so. It isn’t probably dead in geologic terms, but isn’t likely to give us a show.


1 Comment from the old blog:

  • At March 09, 2009 9:55 AM,  John said…

    I’d love to live on water–a lake, a river, the ocean. In San Miguel de Allende we have the Presa Allende, the result of a dam on the Rio Laja. But it’s horribly polluted. So when I just have to get a water fix, I travel to where it is…

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