The Overhead Wires of Coatepec

A feature of many Mexican cities and towns is an overabundance of overhead wires, for electricity, phone, and other services.  In a strange way, they have an attractive quality, not unlike the fog in San Francisco… would the cities feel the same without their blanket?

Coatepec Wires 6

Here’s the view from Coatepec, which is, in many other ways, a gorgeous and quaint colonial pueblo in the state of Veracruz.


México, D.F.


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