A Dry Weekend In Mérida Photos

I’m stoked to have a column about Mexico on Expat Focus. They just published my first story, A Dry Weekend In Mérida.

Mérida´s cathedral was built from the stones of plundered Mayan cities:

One of Mérida´s better bars on a Saturday night, but because of the dry weekend all they had was juice and Pepsi:

dry bar

Sunday, the day of the presidential election:

PRI´s after party:

The guy in the middle is the governor of Yucatán. He came out and gave a speech at the election party sometime after we left. I saw it on TV the next day:

Here is some pastor. Get your best tacos here. This photo is from the fair in Temoaya in the State of Mexico, near where I live in Toluca. You get the idea – although the pastor from Mérida was even bigger!


About Ted Campbell

U.S.-Canadian writer, translator and university teacher in Mexico. Travel stories and practical tips on my blog No Hay Bronca: nohaybronca.wordpress.com Twitter: @NoHayBroncaBlog // Contact: nohaybroncablog (at) gmail.com

Posted on August 1, 2012, in Food, Mexico, Travel in Mexico and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

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