All Aboard the Booze Train!

All Aboard the Booze Train!

After visiting blue agave fields on the way to the town of Tequila, our tour continued at the Jose Cuervo tequila distillery known as La Rojeña.  The decision to visit Jose Cuervo, and not any of the other numerous tequila distilleries in the area, was…

We Drink Tequila in Tequila (Mexico)

We Drink Tequila in Tequila (Mexico)

Those who live in Mexico or regularly visit know of such Mexican drinks as mezcal and pulque; yet, for everyone else, the queen of all Mexican drinks and one of its most known exports is tequila.  So, when we visited the city of Guadalajara in…

Hand of God and Goal of the Century: Azteca Stadium

Hand of God and Goal of the Century: Azteca Stadium

-Arbitro corupto! Arbitro corupto! We are sitting in the nosebleed section of the Azteca stadium in the outskirts of Mexico City listening to the hilarious chants of the local boisterous soccer fans.  We are sitting so high that I feel a little dizzy and a…

A Night in the Cemetery – Picnic with Ghosts in San Andres Mixquic, Mexico

A Night in the Cemetery – Picnic with Ghosts in San Andres Mixquic, Mexico

Continuing from previous post : Day of the Dead in Mexico – This is not Disney’s Coco. After the Day of the Dead parade was over, we grabbed a few tortas and coffee at a local restaurant to warm up.  It was 5 pm and…