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Rocking the Cradle of Independence

The old bus lumbered up the winding cobblestone road to Cristo Rey, one of the world’s tallest statues of Jesus Christ. Marking the geographic center of Mexico, this rocky mountaintop location affords a panoramic view of the Bajio, a fertile plain considered the cradle of Mexican Independence. 600 palabras más

Slow Travel

The highs and lows of Cali

Another bank holiday meant another spontaneous trip. I don’t know why we don’t plan for these weekends away, I think we are becoming too ‘Colombian’ in our disorganisation. 596 palabras más

Second Stop: La capital Mundial de la Salsa

Santiago de Cali, Valle del Cauca

Cali is considered the worlds Salsa capital. It is full of Salsa dancing schools and there are many dance competitions happening here. 466 palabras más

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Journey to the Beloved Community

It was the last month of school and the end of my year of service was quickly approaching. The summer heat had hit, so most kids preferred to leave after school and escape the humid air of the building with no air conditioning. 977 palabras más

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."

These thoughts have been bubbling around in my brain for weeks, but as today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day and I finally have a little time to sit quietly and put them to “paper,” that’s exactly what I intend to do. 545 palabras más

México 2016-2018: derecha austista, extraviada

*   TRUMP NOMBRA PROVIDA EN SU GABINETE; POLONIA DECLARA A CRISTO COMO SU REY…

*  LA MASONERÍA LIBERAL FRANCESA, SE SACA DE LA MANGA UN “CATÓLICO” PARA TRATAR DE DETENER A LA DERECHA ALTERNATIVA… 2.362 palabras más

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