Travel Blogs from Mazatlan
... since my last entry.
Regarding my study I actually managed to get, not one, but two amazing interviews for my research project and I have managed to transcribe them both. Only one of them was in time to be submitted for evaluation and I got 95% for that but I am sorry the second one could not be included as I actually think it was better, but at least I can add it to the final product! I just feel so lucky to be able ...
... die and fall on the road, instead it stays stuck on the hood with its wings moving in the wind as if it was still trying to get away. Mai is horrified by this macabre display. She calls herself a murderer and tries to zigzag in order to get rid of the body… to no avail. At the next toll booth the cops on the side are giggling at the sight of the dead bird flapping its wings on our hood. I find it pretty funny too but murderer Mai is not laughing.
... on a leash, while sipping his coffee. He mutters something to the neighbor through the kitchen window of her travel trailer, and although I did not quite hear what he said, I heard her response which was a sarcastic, "Welcome to Mexico" as if things were so backasswards here then why would you come here? I was a bit incensed at her sarcastic remark with her, this IS Mexico attitude. I wanted to invite her to go back where she came ...
... it occurs to me that my Spanish is easily good enough to explain to the waiter what happened and figure he`s local so he may be able to tell me how long I can expect this to go on.
After I explain it he lets out a long "Ohhh" and doesn`t say anything else for a looong second and asks where I am going. I tell him back to the hotel. He asks if I am traveling with anyone else. I say no. He says "I not say you pass but better you stay ...
We got up in the morning covered in bug bites. The morning bath in the ocean with its strong waves and undertow helped clean out the wounds and the visitor who came to share his morning smoke with us also helped tremendously. We stopped in San luis de ___ and met up with Maya and Andy who are traveling from Scotland (shipped their bike with sidecar to SC and rode ...
Other places to stay in Mazatlan
Venustiano Carranza #4, Mazatlan | 3 star b&bfrom $89
- Leyendas is fabulous
- Casa de Leyendas Better than home away from home
- Magnificent New B & B Near El Centro
Gaviotas, Mazatlan | B&B
- Welcomed? You bet!
- And so the Mexican Proverb goes...
- Agree about Captain Moe's being great!
Av. Las Palmas #1, Mazatlan | B&Bfrom $100