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World Trip 2012-13: Day 87 – San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico

Saturday 22 December 2012 Highlights: Sumidero Canyon, Local Market, San Cristóbal Cathedral A free day for the group and I decided to accompany Robin, James, Cynthia and Sam on the Sumidero Canyon activity. It was an hour and half to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 86 – San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico

Friday 21 December 2012 Highlights: Surviving the 12 hour overnight bus ride, Chomula and Zincantan Mayan villages. The day actually started the night before at 9 pm when our bus pulled out of Oaxaca for a scheduled 12 hour overnight … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 84 – Oaxaca, Mexico

Wednesday 19 December 2012 Highlights: Largest Tree in the World, Zapotec ruins, Petrified Waterfalls, Mezcal alcohol, Traditional clothes weaving. An enormous day of activities and and embarrassing moment for myself. Today I signed up for a multiple event tour out … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 83 – Puebla to Oaxaca, Mexico

Tuesday 18 December 2012 Highlights: Magnificent mountains, Oaxaca Cathedral, nightclub drinking Today we had a 6 hour bus ride to Oaxaca a town of around 270,000 people. We are moving to smaller and smaller cities as we progress. The bus … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 82 – Mexico City to Puebla, Mexico

Monday 17 December 2012 Highlights: Puebla Cathedral, Zocalo (City Square), Lucha Libre, Billiards Our first bus ride of the tour turned out to be in a comfortable bus and only take a few hours to get to Puebla. First again … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 81 – Mexico City, Mexico

Sunday 16 December 2012 Highlights: Teotihuacan ruins, Snow activities in Mexico City, Basilica de Guadalupe, Tequila shots The first day of the 58 day combined tour and ten of our group decided to visit the Teotihuacan ruins which meant we … Continue reading

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