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Traveler’s Diarrhea Tutorial for People Who Go Off the Beaten Path — By Jennifer Shipp
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Traveler’s Diarrhea Tutorial for People Who Go Off the Beaten Path — By Jennifer Shipp

Admittedly, because we mostly prepare our own food when we travel, we rarely get traveler’s diarrhea anymore. Most traveler’s diarrhea comes from eating food that’s been contaminated with another person’s feces. In our early days of traveling, before we went to Fez, Morocco in 2012 where John got Cyclosporiasis, we ate most of our meals in restaurants on our overseas trips. Usually, we didn’t get sick. But, ...
Chagas Disease: What You Should Know Before You Go to the Southern U.S., Mexico, and Central and South America
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Chagas Disease: What You Should Know Before You Go to the Southern U.S., Mexico, and Central and South America

Even though Chagas Disease currently infects an estimated 300,000 to 1,000,000 people in the United States, very few people, including doctors would recognize this disease if they saw it. It’s a vector-borne illness carried by the Kissing Bug, an insect that looks a little bit like a leaf bug (except without the flared legs…kissing bugs have straight, smooth legs).

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Cristo Rey Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery
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Cristo Rey Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery

The Cristo Rey statue in Guanajuato, Mexico is the 2nd largest in the world (with the largest being in Brazil) and is well known by all the locals in the city. It's one of Guanajuato's most popular tourist attractions for both locals and travelers.

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Living in Mexico: Reviewing the Optometrist Experience
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Living in Mexico: Reviewing the Optometrist Experience

In this video, we talk about our experiences visiting "Optica Boston" in Guanajuato. This optometrist is located inside the La Comer grocery store right next to La Marina in Pozuelos, Gunajuato.Related Posts:Guanajuato Tunnel From Pozuelos to the Centro (video)Driving in Mexico: Entering Guanajuato State (video)Holistic Dentist and Cancer Treatment Facility in Tijuana (video)4 Cancer ...
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Top 5 Things to Do in Tijuana, Mexico for People Who Want a Unique Cultural Experience — By Jennifer Shipp
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Top 5 Things to Do in Tijuana, Mexico for People Who Want a Unique Cultural Experience — By Jennifer Shipp

We’ve been through Tijuana a few times for different reasons, but each time we go, we wonder why Americans are so timid about going to this city. Yes, like a lot of places in the world, it’s culturally different from the states. And yes, there are some shady things that go on in dark alleys in Tijuana. But as long as you stay away from the dark alleys and you don’t look for the shady stuff, it generally ...
Tijuana Cultural Center or CECUT: Photo Gallery
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Tijuana Cultural Center or CECUT: Photo Gallery

The Tijuana Cultural Center is one of the big tourist destinations in the city. It features artwork as well as an historical museum, sculpture garden, and coffee shop.Related Posts:Top 5 Things to Do in Tijuana, Mexico for People Who Want a Cultural ExperienceTijuana Cultural Center: Chinese New Year Celebration (video)Things to do in Tijuana: The Rosarito Beaches (video)Things to Do ...
Baby Duckies in Fairbanks, Alaska
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Baby Duckies in Fairbanks, Alaska

There's nothing cuter than baby animals. In 2014, Lydian and a friend traveled with us to Fairbanks, Alaska, playing gigs with their travel guitar and bass along the way in pizza places and coffee shops. We towed a pop-up camper behind us and stayed at the River's Edge RV Park in Fairbanks, AK where we found these duckies.Traveling from Nebraska to Alaska is not the most exciting thing we've ever done ...
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