Kimberly Schwede Design

Project: Mexico 2012


My first three days in Valladolid, Mexico  have been a whirlwind of contrasts. Upon arrival at the humid Cancun airport I had few expectations of what Valladolid would be like except for some internet research and a friend’s brief experience. My initial thoughts were easy going yet full of excitement. Cool - I’m going to Mexico this summer to work with an amazing German handbag designer, get some work experience, help those less fortunate, meet new people and have some fun while living in a cute apartment. Weekends in Tulum swimming in the turquoise ocean danced in my head. Continued...