A language issue at least muddies the waters, given the apparent lack of English, Portuguese and French-speaking immigration officials.
More observations on highway travel through Mexico in the second of a series recollecting cannonball runs in Toyotas from the US border to Guatemala.
Notes from five runs in five different Toyotas from the Mexico-US border to Guatemala: 6,000 miles, hundreds of speed bumps and plenty of fun.
A visit confirms rumors that the border hamlet is the new bulge in the border balloon, an unguarded gateway between Guatemala and Mexico.
When Washington scolds or threatens Mexico for its failure to halt illegal migrants, it chooses the wrong target. The target should be Guatemala.