Chicken Bus, Antigua Guatemala

Early Morning Chicken Bus

One of the things I really like about Guatemala are the buses.  Tourists usually call them “chicken buses”, and I assume that …

Procession, Antigua, Guatemala

Semana Santa in Antigua

Semana Santa, or Holy Week, is one of the most interesting times to be in Antigua Guatemala.  Massive processions flow through the …

Arco de Santa Catalina, Antigua, Guatemala

Reflections on Antigua

I was in Antigua, Guatemala last week.  This was my third trip that city in the past few years — obviously, I …

Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios, Cholula

The Church in the Clouds

The Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios in Cholula is one of my favorite churches in Mexico.  There’s something about a beautiful …

Guanajuato street.

Calle Del Truco, Guanajuato

Guanajuato is a wonderful city for photography.  Cobbled streets are fronted by colonial style buildings including baroque churches and centuries-old mansions.  Although …

Popocatépetl from Atlixco.

Popocatépetl and Atlixco

On a clear day in Atlixco, there’s a great view of Mexico’s second highest peak, the stratovolcano Popocatépetl.  Popo, as the locals call …

Homes in Guanajuato.

Dawn in Guanajuato

I was in Guanajuato, Mexico in September 2017.  I like to climb to the monument to Pipila, an overlook where you can …