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The Joy of Living in Sarlat-le-Caneda, France

The Joy of Living in Sarlat-le-Caneda, France

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December 28, 2019

It’s impossible to escape the geese in Sarlat-le-Caneda. Images of these plump birds adorn shop windows, and products of all kinds are decorated with the likeness of the animals that have been adopted as the unofficial mascot of the area. Often known simply as Sarlat, this town with a population of about 11,000 is in the center of the Dordogne region of southern France. Sarlat offers big-city convenience and activities packaged in a small-town setting that make it a delightful location to visit...

Dia de Muertos: What is Mexico’s Day of the Dead All About?

Dia de Muertos: What is Mexico’s Day of the Dead All About?

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November 1, 2019

Dia de Muertos (day of the dead) is one of Mexico’s most famous religious traditions and takes place every year on November 1 and 2. It is not a “Mexican Halloween” as some may think, in fact, it has nothing to do with this American tradition...