Excursion to Puebla: Part II

Posted November 11, 2012 by & filed under Al Barrus, Churches, Mexico, Puebla.

In part one of this series I left off after my first 24 hours. It was an experience not unlike visiting a foreign country. And that’s what is really amazing: I’ve been living in Mexico for more than a year, and one region can feel like a completely different country compared to another region. Mexico… Read more »

Excursion to Puebla: Part I

Posted October 29, 2012 by & filed under Al Barrus, Churches, Mexico, Puebla.

It’s a surprise vacation. My wife bought the tickets and reserved the hotel. I had some reservations myself about whether I would be going or not. But where and why? Puebla, the capital city of a central Mexican state by the same name; for my niece’s baptism. My new family is very close. So many… Read more »