Villa Vera Puerto Mio
Travel Blogs from Zihuatanejo
... or keep them closed and lay in itch-free humidity? It was a long sweaty night...I hate mosquitos.
The next morning, after waking up in my sauna, a swim in the Pacific sounded awesome. Fortunately I went into the hostel for some coffee first. Also drinking coffee were Alistaire and Oriana, a couple that were here to do a televised report on how Zihuatanejo had the most polluted body of water in the world. If I'd ...
... I have been so fortunate to experience in this amazing and colorful country of Mexico. This is no longer a travel blog, it somewhere, sometime turned into a blog from what has now become my second home - Zihuatanejo.
A million thanks to all of you who made my time in Mexico so very special, thanks for the fun and the laughter, the adventures, for the physical as well as the spiritual journeys.
I hope to return soon.
- Crashing waves at waterfront campsites - Los Tortugas and Chacalla; more coming;
- Chickens in Los Moochis - The bantam chickens were in the campsite in the morning
... called in to assist in photographing the birthday party of its' founder, Helmut Leins, who turned 75. When he was the owner it was called "Villa del sol" and was the hottest place in more than this town to put it mildly... My first "white party" - yes we're talking CLOTHES here! Mariachi ...
... in his hand, he held it low but near my side, his knuckles white with the tightness of his grip.
That’s when the penny dropped and I realized the guy wasn’t trying to have a conversation about wildlife/dining/directions – I was actually being mugged!
Surprised at the situation, I remember saying “Really?” (Conversation in Spanish – the poor guy must have been frustrated with my somewhat stumbling language as it took me ...