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Life on the Tequila Trail

27 Feb

Deep in the heart of the Central Highlands of Mexico lies a mystical land called Jalisco.  Often overlooked by tourists for more popular states such as Oaxaca or Chiapas, Jalisco is bursting with authentic Mexican culture, surreal desert sunsets, and fields of Agave (the plant used to make Tequila).  The marketing slogan of the Jalisco Tourism Board is “Jalisco es Mexico,” and it does indeed ring true.  Everything you ever thought Mexico was –the sombreros, the cactus, the tequila, the mariachi– comes from this one incredible state.

rows of agave

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