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Travel Blogs from Zihuatanejo
The drive to Zihuatanejo was broken by a very suspect "police" stop. Maybe they were police. They definitely had side-arms, and their Tshirts stating they were transport security definitely had silk-screened badges...so that's pretty legit. But their road block consisted of stripped tire tread and 2x4s laid out across the road. I got the full inspection by an "officer" trying to act very serious. I smiled and used my ...
... heat was getting to me, or too much sun. As the days all too briefly came to an end and my return to Stockholm came closer, I started getting more confused than ever, getting words muddled up and randomly mixing in Swedish with my English and Spanish.
Most of my last couple of months in Zihuatanejo I spent painting and preparing for an art exhibition at LOOT, an awesome "life-style shop" that not only sells cool surf-stuff, but also has ...
... springs are heated by rocks warmed by the sun. The three large pools had various temperatures ranging from warm bath to hot springs and amenities were extensive including lounging areas, a couple of eateries and even a bar. Massage was also available to make this a sophisticated destination where you could spend a considerable amount of time.
Another site that Toni told us about was the old laundry area ...
... offering to him by having Joel puff away on the cigar and blow the smoke into my ear through a piece of paper rolled up into a cone. Then a song was gently sung by her to the spirit, in my ear.
Today I will be returning to make offerings of Mezcal... I'm not sure what to expect, I hope I won't have a mezcal marinated ear drum tonight! But I have faith in Lupita.
I'm actually writing this with a piece of tobacco leaf scrunched into my ear, ...
... spotted a big beautiful iguana.
Rachel: "Oh hello little buddy are you hungry, do you want me to regurgitate my food for you?
Me: "Kill it and grill it!"
We're different, Rachel and me. Different yet similar and we laugh a lot. And as I'm waiting for or creating change I intend to be silly. It is sweet to be silly at the right moment.
Wish me creativity this time!
Hasta luego xxx