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Cycling Cuba, Part 1

“You choose your destiny… And we'll indicate the right way.” -Sage from Cuban road atlas.   Folding bicycles, check. Bedazzlement for said bicycles, check. Sandals, check. Awesome girlfriend, check. Engagement ring sewn into belt bucklefor said awesome girlfriend, check… Cuba, … Continue reading

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Día De Los Muertos in Oaxaca: The City, the Valley, and the Sierra.

The following article was published November 15th, 2012 by Travel Culture Magazine, at http://www.travelculturemag.com/day-of-the-dead-in-oaxaca-the-city-the-valley-and-the-sierra/   Día De Los Muertos in Oaxaca: The City, the Valley, and the Sierra. By Brent Swartz   I stand on a hilltop, where the cemetery … Continue reading

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Bienvenidos Guanajuato. Viva Cervantino!

Arriving in Guanajuato you ride on a crowded bus full of college aged kids through tunnels and across the hills of Mexico's central highlands. Around a final bend and nestled in a valley is the striking city of Guanajuato. It's … Continue reading

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Riding the Northwest Circuit

My boss called me into her office and sat me down to tell me I was being suspended. “One week without pay starting Monday,” she said solemnly. “Ah man,” I said trying to sound disappointed. Never mind that the reason … Continue reading

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