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May, 2005:  A Trip to Mexico City

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Gabriel visiting the elementary school he attended until the fourth grade

Gabriel posing with his brothers Juan and Alex in Mexico City

Visiting the local tortilla maker

A colorful hillside in St. Augustine

Viewing the city smog from the top of one of the many hills

 

 

 

 

 

Enjoying tacos at the local taco stand

Gabriel with his two cousins and his brother Juan

Exploring the streets of St. Augustine

Local children pose for a picture

Breakfast

 

 

 

 

 

Heading to Six Flags for the day

Gabriel poses with Bugs

Exploring the park before lunch

Taking in the colorful sites

A lazy afternoon in Cuernavaca

 

 

 

 

 

Moving cattle in Cuernavaca

Gabriel fetches our dinner

Preparing our meal

Playing with a local parrot

Gabriel poses with his aunt and uncle

 

 

 

 

 

Gabriel and Juan

Exploring the hills around Cuernavaca

The Pyramid of the Sun at Teotihuacan

Gabriel at the ancient Aztec ruins

Exploring some of the old buildings

 

 

 

 

 

Alex walks across the Street of the Dead in Teotihuacan

The Pyramid of the Moon

Exploring more ruins

Gabriel poses at the top of the Pyramid of the Moon

Preparing to climb

 

 

 

 

 

Ascending the Pyramid of the Sun

The view from the top

Teotihuacan road

Checking out the tunnels under the Street of the Dead

A final view of the pyramids