Mexico (2002-2017)


(This banner shows the Mexican coat of arms: an eagle sitting on a cactus to tell the Aztecs where to found their city, Tenochtitlan, now Mexico City.)

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This site contains photos from several trips I made to Mexico since 2002, organized by states (see map on the right):


2017 (November): Oaxaca, Puebla, Tlaxcala.

2017 (February-March): Campeche, Yucatan.

2016: Guerrero, Morelos, Oaxaca.

2015: Oaxaca, Veracruz.

2014: Chiapas, Oaxaca.

2013: Oaxaca.

2010: Guanajuato.

2008: Colima, Guanajuato, Jalisco, Michoacan, Puebla.

2007: Guanajuato, Queretaro, Zacatecas.

2006: Jalisco.

2002: Yucatan.

1967 and 1971: Mexico D.F., Estado de Mexico, Hidalgo, Guerrero, Veracruz, Oaxaca, Chiapas. (Some photos of these two trips show scenes, in particular market scenes in the state of Chiapas, which have completely disappeared from today‛s Mexico.)


Mexico is one of the most diverse countries in the world, culturally, ethnically, geographically, climatically, gastronomically...and arguably also one of the most interesting to visit. But Mexico is big and oddly shaped, traveling around takes time, and some areas are not quite safe. So, vast regions of the country remain uncovered in this site.

States of Mexico




To see these photos click on the links below.






States of Zacatecas, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Jalisco, Colima, and Michoacan

(2006, 2007, 2008, 2010)



States of Morelos and Guerrero



States of Puebla and Tlaxcala



States of Veracruz and Campeche

(2015, 2017)



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State of Yucatan



States of Oaxaca and Chiapas

(2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)


Ascent of Pico de Orizaba (5636m), State of Puebla



Photos of 1967 and 1971 trips







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