Mexico Archives - Travel Deep and Wide

January 4, 2016

2015 Turning Lemons into Lemonade and a 2016 Look Ahead

Turning lemons into lemonade may be the greatest life skill a traveler will ever need.  After all, contentment is a state of the heart. As I […]
August 26, 2015
Lake Chapala: Boating to Alacranes Island

Lake Chapala: A Boat Ride to Alacranes Island

It’s one of those days that attract north-of-the-border folk to lakeside. Previous days’ rains give way to small puffy clouds dotting a blue sky. Humidity is […]
July 29, 2015
Compassionate Travel and Pablo's Story

Compassionate Travel and Pablo’s Story

There are moments in our travel where our hearts are ripped from our chests. Instead of only skimming the surface of the most beautiful tourist spots, […]
July 28, 2015
Worldschooler's BBQ

Worldschoolers BBQ in Ajijic, Mexico

Just like “birds of a feather”, worldschoolers have a way of flocking together, even here in Mexico. It’s great when families can share a connection over […]
July 20, 2015
Cowboy Round-Up and Horses Dancing in Mexico

Cowboy Roundup with Dancing Horses in Mexico

In the little pueblo of San Juan Cosala, we made one of those great “stumble upon” discoveries on a Sunday afternoon. We pulled over to watch an […]
June 13, 2015
Mexico's Child Labor, A Working Solution 1

Child Labor in Mexico: A Working Solution

We recently came face-to-face with the heartbreaking reality of unrelenting child labor in Mexico: child field workers. Philosophically, we wrestle with the abuse we saw. Even […]
June 5, 2015

A Traveler’s Thanksgiving Tradition: Wherever, Whenever

Our Spanish villa is abuzz with excited energy. Josiah is sweeping our glazed terracotta veranda. Hannah is wiping up the table and clearing breakfast dishes. Jeremiah […]
May 29, 2015
Free to Travel Like You´re Rich, Spend Like You´re Not.

Affordable Family Travel: Free to Travel Like You’re Rich, Spend Like You’re Not

Are you scraping by on a middle class income in the U.S.? You could join the thousands that have chosen to travel in paradise, hire maids, […]