Daily Archives: January 16, 2013

Daily Archives: January 16, 2013

BPM Festival, Mexico

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We were in Playa del Carmen for so long we decided that we can now tell people we officially lived there. After a few weeks, we effortlessly morphed into locals—we had close friends in town, helped tourists with directions and recommendations; we knew the secret shortcuts and quoted prices with the confidence of natives. We even made a couple dentist appointments! We started settling into the flatness of a standard daily routine… That is until the area was flooded with …

Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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My parents and sisters arrived in Mexico on December 23rd. We met at the Aventura Spa and our reunion was almost overwhelming—family time at a luxurious, all-inclusive resort after weeks of living the life of a dirty backpacker? It felt like a dream! We exchanged stories over the lunch buffet, which was chock-full of mouth-watering indulgences I hadn’t tasted in what felt like forever. Everyone was in good spirits and seemed grateful for the chance to relax all together in …