Saturday, January 14, 2012

Mexico Day Trip

Some pix from a quick trip to Tecate, Baja California to wrench on some bikes at the Rancho Nazaret Hogar de Niños oprhanage.
 border crossing at Tecate
 the boy's bikes, ready for some repairs and tuning
 with a gadget
 I've never seen a tire so evenly and thoroughly worn out
 ready to rip down a hill
 Electra bikes last
 diesel injectors
 mangy mutts
 discarded desks
 Jose, future mechanic
 lumber store dog
 street taco stand
 70 min border wait
ads painted on the border fence
 tamale wagon
 street vendor tries his best to peddle religious tchotchkes (we bought churros instead)
border Maria


Keith said...

Very cool, Chris.

Anonymous said...

Awesome, Friend..(*norma)

Anonymous said...

I am proud of you for going, even though I was worried! Wish that I could have gone with you to help with the Spanish!!!!
xo, Mom

Jeanette Aguirre said...

I love the cemetery you happen to know the name of the cemetery?