Mexico

Stories exploring the incredible vibrant and colourful country that is Mexico

Made in Mexico – Hecho en Mexico

As we worked our way down the West coast of the USA we were warned by Americans to take great care riding and travelling in Mexico. Mexico is generally perceived as a drug and death cesspit by many Americans. It was therefore with a bit of apprehension that we entered […]

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Jacobo & Maria Angeles – Remarkable animal Zapotec art

In a small dusty road in the back of a tiny village 15km out side of Oaxaca city Mexico is a small artist workshop of Jacobo and Maria Angeles. While attending the Day of the Dead in Oaxaca city we visited this remarkable art workshop. They are producers of Zapotec […]

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Charreria - The art of Mexican Horsemanship

Charrería – The art of Mexican horsemanship

Mexican Cowboys and Señoritas. This is not your average cowboy rodeo event. This photo essay captures the drama of the sport Charreria  best described as traditional Mexican horsemanship. It’s a fast paced sport packed with action and passion. According to some folk, Guadalajara has the oldest lienzo, (arena) and charro […]

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Travel Warning for Baja California

BAJA TRAVEL WARNING!

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Baja California

The latest travel warning for Baja was updated by the PIkiPiki Department of Stop-Being-Stupid-and-Scared in April 2016. The delay time for the update was unfortunately in part the reality of bureaucracy between the real world and this publication. Despite the alarming statistics coming out of Baja California from travellers having a whale shark of a time, we made it our mission to visit Baja to confirm the warnings.

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