Cusarare Falls, The Place of the Eagle, Tarahumara and Sierra Mountain Lodge

Sierra Lodge, Cusarare, Chihuahua, Mexico - Early Morning

Sierra Lodge, Cusarare, Chihuahua, Mexico - Early Morning © 2009 by John Lamkin

The morning sun filtering through the pine trees splattered shadows across the lodge steps and the Tarahumara women setting up their impromptu crafts markets.

Tarahumara Girl with Heart Tattoo & Smile - Sierra Lodge, Cusarare, Chihuahua, Mexico

Tarahumara Girl with Heart Tattoo & Smile - Sierra Lodge, Cusarare, Chihuahua, Mexico - © 2009 by John Lamkin

The young Tarahumara girl with the heart tattoo on her cheek turned away shyly when I spoke to her then turned back with a smile when I greeted her in her language. I bought a small carving of a Tarahumara women weaving for 30 pesos (about $2.50 U.S.) from her. Then another smile when I said goodbye in Tarahumara. Read at Examiner


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