Streets of San Miguel de Allende

American Colony in the Heart of Mexico

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I arrive later than I thought in San Miguel de Allende. Fortunately I already have a place to stay set up. I got in touch with Mike, an american who himself…

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Mexican backcountry dirt road

Of Maps, Dirtroads and Mining

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I open my OSM maps and see that great winding road going through the mountains in a rather direct fashion from Guanajuato to San Miguel de Allende. It says it…

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moto.phil levitating the SPOT GPS Messenger

Magic! How to Add SPOT GPS Maps to Your Website

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[EN] You are interested in a SPOT GPS messenger? Or you already own one? Looking for how to bring those SPOT location maps on your website? Look no further,…

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Skull statue in front of Guanajuato view


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So I am safely "delivered" by my biker friends in Guanajuato. Gunajajuato is a UNESCO world heritage site in the middle of the mountains squeezed in between…

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Arrieros somos – y en camino andamos

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el arriero, la arriera masculine or feminine noun 1 (occupation) a. muleteer El arriero montó las bolsas de trigo en el caballo de carga.The muleteer loaded…

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Charly from Charly's Restaurante and moto.phil posing for a picture in front of the restaurant

Siestas and Fiestas

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For us europeans we have always referred to Mexico by using the words Siesta and Fiesta a lot. Typically when we think of Siesta we have the picture of a…

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Catedral de Guadalajara and it's reflection in a puddle seen from the Liberation Square by night

Guadalajara – a Small Mexican Town?

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As I enter Guadalajara I have Rodrigo's words in my head: "It's a small city anyways". But lanesplitting my way in between cars and on the dirt shoulder…

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Routa del Tequila

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Just a quick update from the road. After crossing the gulf and arriving in Mazatlan on mainland of Mexico I head towards Guadalajara on the "Routa del…

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Baja California Sur

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From Bahia de los Angeles I crossed through San Ignacio, an oasis full of palm trees in the middle of the Baja desert, stayed a couple of days around Mulege…

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Sandy Beaches and Other Sand

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My travels continue south on the Baja Peninsula, to sandy beaches and other, unwanted sort of sand...

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San Diego and Baja California (Norte)

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Maintainance again, the hunt for spares and my first days in Baja California...

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