THE U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT’S UNFAIR TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR MORELOS STATE.

 The revised U.S. State Department international travel advisory for Morelos State (Nov.15, 2018) is unjustified   with respect to the state of Morelos where I have led more than one hundred tour groups and where I live in retirement. https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/mexico-travel-advisory.html Mexico’s overall status is arguably fair, Level 2:  “exercise increased caution.” But the advisory for the…

DAMAGED BUT UNDAUNTED,  MORELOS BECKONS TOURISTS, October 3, 2017­­­

On September 19, 2017, an earthquake struck Mexico causing severe to moderate damage in Mexico City and the states of Puebla and Morelos. The estimated 7.1 Richter-scale quake damaged about 150 thousand homes, some completely destroyed. Government sources confirm 366 lives lost, including 225 in the capital and 74 in Morelos.   Mexican first responders, the army,…

CuernaBus, Cuernavaca’s new city-tour bus.

UPDATE:  June 2017:  This service has been suspended and will operate only during the summer school vacation period and weekends. The story can be found in El Sol de Morelos, June 24, 2017.   https://www.elsoldecuernavaca.com.mx/local/funcionara-solo-en-vacaciones-el-cuernabus-centro-turistico CUERNABÚS,  THE CITY’S NEW TOURIST SERVICE CuernaBús began its city tours April 11, 2017, after its inauguration April 10 for officials…