MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

LA VIDA TAPATÍA: SCENES OF GUADALAJARA

I recently spent a few days in Guadalajara, Mexico’s second city, for the first time.  Tapatío or Tapatía are the adjectival and noun forms used to describe people or things that originate from the city.  I spent the few days doing a lot of wandering and watching, mainly in and around the historic centre of […]

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CENTRAL AMERICA, GUATEMALA, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

TWO MAM MEN

I love the small towns of Latin America and one of my favourites is Todos Santos Cuchumatán in the western highlands of Guatemala.  The surrounding mountain scenery is spectacular, the air crisp and fresh and the culture of the Mam people is well preserved in town.  Virtually all the native inhabitants of the village wear […]

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