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Today in history: Mexico Independence Day

On this day Mexico gained independence from Spanish colonial rule – 16th September 1821

Happy Independence Day to all our Mexican members and friends of Mexico! 6 more words

Central America

5 things you (probably) didn't know about Mexican Independence Day

Coming from a country who never had an ‘independence’ as such, the concept of independence day was unknown to me when I first arrived to Mexico. 433 more words


Happy Independence Day Parade

Every year children from all the local educational institutes are sent out to march, dance or act out some pretty strange Mayan traditions in the streets of Tactic to celebrate Independence from Spain! 37 more words

Life In Guatemala

Viva Mexico Cabrones

Happy Independence Day to all my Mexican amigos. I’m sorry I can’t be there to share it with y’all. Instead, the same as every year since 2010, I’ll post my video from the Bicentenario. 100 more words


The Fellowship To Suchitoto-Part 3 -Back in Town

The Journey So far.  We have traveled to the lake and back. I hope the Tour group to the water fall hasn’t left yet.  After alighting from the mini van , we are making our way to the Visitor’s Center .” 460 more words


Celebrate Mexico!

September is the month to celebrate the beauty of Mexico, it´s the time the Mexicans celebrate their independence, especially in Mexico City, the capital of this extraordinary country. 243 more words


Independence Day

Independence Day. Spirits were high, the sun was out and there was (predictably) lots of food. We arrived at the city park in the morning, where we met all of our volunteers and to our surprise one of our volunteers who left us. 99 more words