La Casa del Tio
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLa Casa del Tio Guanajuato
Great rooms, beautiful terrace with great view, but the staff weren't exactly the friendliest nor helpful. This may be due to inability to communicate in English - but hey... can't hurt to try and be helpful to travellers.
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Our campsite - Bougainvillea RV Park - was situated on the edge of Guanajuato City. As in most RV parks in Mexico, it didn’t look like much from the outside but from the inside there was a nice restaurant and “clubhouse” with a billiard table. As often as possible our caravan organizers try to support the owners of these places and true to form offered the group a modest meal at ...
... Thanks dad, for teaching me how to deal with bad service in a restaurant :D
We then quickly changed our clothes and arrived in the lobby just in time for tequila, beer and mariachi. Mariachi, the typical Mexican bands that you will hear about some more times. We then left in little transporters to one of the coolest clubs in town, which was more like a rooftop bar, but nonetheless pretty cool. Had fun there and went to bed late with a taxi that cost a fixed price of 40 pesos ...
... I love the fact I had my binoculars with me so I got to look all around the town and above the valley seeing ruins and shanty towns and identifying landmarks of where we had been and even our hotel . We had a coffee at the "Great Italian Coffee" cafe and a cappuccino which was ok . Think I need to just stick with the black coffees I have been having and accept whatever comes . still no plans and we leave tomorrow so back to the hotel to get the blog done and a bus ticket at least ...
... gave her his number too! We had told him she's not coming back so I'm not sure when he's planning on helping her . . . Anyway, the story gets WAY better. The next step is to go through security. They asked to open and check my bag and the lady asks if I had jelly in my bag. Dang it! Yes, I said, I do. (You'd think I'd never traveled before or something!) I apologized because I felt bad because I knew I couldn't bring that on, I just ...
... t do it. so back we walked and jumped back in another taxi.
There is a funicular railway here to Guanjuato which takes you up to a similar lookout. We are looking at doing that tomorrow. We will see!
Update - Strict water shortage in the city at the moment. Only one of us got a shower this morning before the water ran out.Its the early newsagent who catches the shower in these parts. Jen is doing her part in conserving - she has switched to wine.