- grapefruit is fantastic in Mèxico, especially with honey and granola
- it is best to take Dramamine on the night bus between oxaca and san cristobal
- bird shit can turn forests white!
- blisters on the bottom of your feet shouldn`t be messed around with
- mezcal can be quite delisshhesss, especially when there is an open bar and you`ve just watched a mèxican massaging the smoked fermenting agave pulp (why didn´t i remember my camera?)
- you need at least a week in d.f. to see, eat, and enjoy enough of the city to say you`ve ¨been there¨
- siestas are necessary
- sometimes you think you have scabies and it turns out to be hook worm