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... we could get a first class bus to Creel, but there was only a clase economico. It is a 5 hour ride to Creel, no stops for food really, but many stops to pick up and drop off people, seemingly in the middle of nowhere. We were impressed with the scenery for most of the ride, beautiful hills, rock formations, and lovely valleys. So far, so good! ...
... the summer working on tobacco, tomato and cucumber farms, they would return to Mexico for the winter. This is still the lifestyle for many of the Mennonites who live in our neck of the woods.
As the bus went through the Mennonite lands, we saw row upon row of apple and peach trees. Netting is in place above the trees to be used when there is frost. We also passed fields and fields of corn, beans, oats and wheat. Chihuahua cheese ...
... y admirerons la Barranca del Cobre, puis nous sommes partis explorer les environs de Creel en rando pour la journée. Les paysages y sont superbes. Les locaux, de la communauté des Raramuris, que nous rencontrerons vivent ici, et certains habitent encore les caves que leurs ancêtres occupaient il y a quelques centaines d’années lorsque les espagnoles arrivèrent. C’est une communauté incroyable, qui est connue pour courir ...
DAY TWENTY THREE
Best: banter with Peter
Worst: the tedium of flying
Up around 0550, doing the ablutions and a bit of diary before down at 0705 for brekkie. Nobody from the group was down early so I read about El Chepe, our Copper Canyon train. Back up to finish the diary update by 0834 and then tended to paraphrenalia before packing for the flights, especially dealing with the tequila.
0939 before out with the camera, ...
Melaque is a small beach town with sandy streets set on the Bahia de Navidad. The sun rises on one side of the beach and sets on the other. There is always a beautiful sunrise or sunset to watch!
We had a wonderful, RELAXING time during our stay here for the week. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center