“When do we get to Real de Catorce?” I ask the elderly man sitting behind me on the bus. His wrinkled face wrinkles further. “Lo pasemos”. Shit. I shuffle to the front to talk to the driver. I find out that this bus is going all the way to Monterrey…

Oct 31, 2021

Tomorrow is the Day of the Dead. But for now, the city of Morelia, Michoacán is very much alive. Throngs of people crowd the streets of the Centro Histórico, many faces painted Catrina-style, stopping to pose with the more elaborately costumed Catrinas and the giant colorful skulls…


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