Here are some pics from my favorite altars seen in Tlaquepaque, Mexico last year.
That is all cut paper by hand as decorations, and the floor and levels are covered with flower petals and beans placed in designs or formations.
Here you can listen to our podcast about Day of the Dead (and other sundry items).
And here's a link to a post about our visit to an ancient cemetery in Guadalajara, Mexico.
And finally if you still want more, you can see all of our photos from Day of the Dead in and around Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque here.
Leave out a glass of water tonight for someone who's gone: they say that when they come back on Dia de los Muertos, they're very very thirsty.