Monthly Archives: April 2014

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Among the Shiwiars

As many of you know this spring I set off on a little adventure to spend a few weeks in the remote region of ¬†Pastaza in the Ecuadorian Amazon. During those weeks I shared day to day life with one…

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Isla Holbox

One of the last unspoiled, tranquil gems of the Yucatan. Not to be sour but so much of it has been destroyed by organized tourism it is a miracle this village can maintain it’s chill Mexican/European backpacker scene.  

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Los Pescadores de Taganga

As the morning fog begins to lift yielding to the first light of the day, dark shadows appear in the stone alley leading to the beach. It is about 5am as the fishermen gather to prepare for their day’s work….

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Mummies of Guanajuato

It’s been a while since my visit to Guanajuato in central Mexico, just an hour or so from San Miguel de Allende (recently named #1 city to visit in 2013 by Conde Nast Traveler magazine).Over a hundred incredibly well preserved…