Sayulita Less than an hour north of Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita is part fishing village, part hideaway for the self-sufficient traveler. More photos…

Sayulita Less than an hour north of Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita is part fishing village, part hideaway for the self-sufficient traveler. More photos…

Ruta Tequila First, a look at some remote beach towns in southern Nayarit. Then, along the “tequila route” west of Guadalajara.  More photos…

Ruta Tequila First, a look at some remote beach towns in southern Nayarit. Then, along the “tequila route” west of Guadalajara.  More photos…

Guadalajara Lashing winds and steady rain threaten Independence Day celebrations as soldiers get ready for crowd control. More photos…

Guadalajara Lashing winds and steady rain threaten Independence Day celebrations as soldiers get ready for crowd control. More photos…

Guanajuato An unfathomable maze of alleys and tunnels; this is a walking town. Full of history, hidden surprises and undeniable charm. More photos…

Guanajuato An unfathomable maze of alleys and tunnels; this is a walking town. Full of history, hidden surprises and undeniable charm. More photos…

Driving Days Driving in Mexico can be a grim task. Between deciphering the map and missing road signs, I managed a few pictures. More photos…

Driving Days Driving in Mexico can be a grim task. Between deciphering the map and missing road signs, I managed a few pictures. More photos…

Morelia A modern city in touch with history. Orderly streets and colonial buildings impart an atmosphere of old-fashioned formality. More photos…

Morelia A modern city in touch with history. Orderly streets and colonial buildings impart an atmosphere of old-fashioned formality. More photos…

South Of Querendaro A twisting Saturday drive into the green hills and hidden valleys east of Morelia brings a few surprises. More photos…

South Of Querendaro A twisting Saturday drive into the green hills and hidden valleys east of Morelia brings a few surprises. More photos…

Uruapan A coffee center, an avocado capital and home to a natural water spectacle, Uruapan seems refreshingly indifferent to tourism. More photos…

Uruapan A coffee center, an avocado capital and home to a natural water spectacle, Uruapan seems refreshingly indifferent to tourism. More photos…

Back To The Coast From the misty highland village, Mazamitla, to the Pacific shore at Bahia de Navidad, a few final days. More photos…

Back To The Coast From the misty highland village, Mazamitla, to the Pacific shore at Bahia de Navidad, a few final days. More photos…