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Laguna de Potosi Guerrero – Barra de Potosi’s Coastal Lagoon

Laguna de Potosi Guerrero is Barra de Potosi’s coastal lagoon. We have visited this area on several occasions although this was our first time hiring a guide for a boat tour of the lagoon. I think he only charged us about 250 pesos for about an hour or so. It was a beautiful day with […]

12 Photos of Santa Clara del Cobre, A Copper Town in Beautiful Mexico

12 Photos of Santa Clara del Cobre, The Copper Town of Michoacan, Mexico

Santa Clara del Cobre is a small town in Michoacan, Beautiful Mexico, that is famous for copper, (cobre means copper). The native Purépecha people in this area are skilled in coppersmithing and you can find copper goods and crafts in abundance here. Santa Clara del Cobre has an annual copper festival in August and it was named […]

Visit Nuevo San Juan – A Small Town in Michoacan, Mexico

San Juan Nuevo - A Small Town in Michoacan, Mexico

Nuevo San Juan is a little town in the state of Michoacan, Mexico. The full name of the town is Nuevo San Juan Parangaricutiro. The most interesting fact about this town is that the original San Juan was destroyed by the Paricutin volcano in 1943. After this, they moved the town to a new location […]