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Color Palette: Pastry Case

I snapped this picture while in Mexico City for the holidays, at a bakery in Frida Kahlo’s  neighborhood of Coyoacán. I love how the palette reflects the colors of the neighborhood, as well as Kahlo’s art, which no doubt was influenced by her surroundings. 59 more words

Mexico City

Christmas of 2016 promised to defy all expectations when we decided to hop on a plane and spend the holiday in Mexico City, the oldest capital city in the Americas. 1,455 more words


Mexico City

After a long flight from Rio we arrived in Mexico city to a noticeable change in temperature. Going from spring to autumn and to an altitude of 2250m was something of a shock to the system. 320 more words

¿Ustedes son la justicia?

por Dalia Argüello *

Desde que la inmobiliaria Quiero Casa inició las excavaciones profundas para su proyecto de torres de departamentos en el predio de avenida Aztecas 215, dio origen a un… 1,406 more words


From Coyoacán to the world: Finding success and adventure through water polo

By Carina Carballo

Carina Carballo is a 1st year MA student in Latin American Studies. She received her B.A. in International Security and Conflict Resolution… 708 more words

Latin America

Frida Kahlo at Home - A Book Review

Frida Kahlo is one of the most iconic figures from Mexico, her face covering everything from bags, to t-shirts. She led a fascinating life and has seemed to become more and more famous after death, her lifestyle and rebellion still hugely relevant to women today. 360 more words

Mexican Life