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How to enjoy a No-Noise New Year

“Foreigners often complain about Mexicans shooting off cohetes (rockets) for certain feast days,” said my neighbor Jorge.

Runners complete Jalisco Trivolcano Challenge in 35 hours

The altitude is 2,850 meters above sea level. I’m on the rim of the crater at the top of Tequila Volcano, waiting, along with several friends, for the arrival of Sergio Vidal, Sandra Ortiz and Ulises Hernández, who started their long run from the top of El Cerro de Mazatepec early yesterday morning and – with no sleep whatsoever – are about to complete their 120-kilometer trek at any moment.