Students from Saratoga H.S. CA, and others enjoy Xochicalco. Photo courtesy of Universidad Internacional.

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This post has been revised to reflect the improved State Department advisory for Cuernavaca, Morelos, January 2016. This is an expanded and illustrated version of a paper delivered August 6, 2015, at Universidad Internacional in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, at the 2nd International Congress, Latin America: Tradition & Globalization.   Click on the photos to enlarge them. For…

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THE RICH LEGACY OF CUERNAVACA’S SPANISH-LANGUAGE SCHOOLS

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