Coco Club Melaque
Travel Blogs from Barra de Navidad
... with the existing architecture. There’s not too many beach vendors, and they do understand no gracias. We really enjoyed our time in Ziwatt , its gringo name. We walked to the centro, dined on the beach, swam in the pool and ocean.
Yesterday we had a nice walk with Rodrico. Rodrico is the owner of the property we stayed at in Ziwatt. There’s about 4 camp spots and 7 apartment suites. Plus a swimming pool, wifi, good restaurants and ...
... the native flora and fauna. At Las Gatas beach (named after nurse sharks which look
like cat fish) for example, a ruler from times past had gotten his subjects to build a break water of river rock in the ocean so that he and his princesses could swim in the ocean without being disturbed by the waves. And indeed it was a very effective water break.
We met Toni for supper on the beach on Sunday which coincidentally was adjacent to the ...
... time is code for 1 1/2 hrs later. And yes, at 8:00 the dancers arrived.
We ordered dinner and as always, no ice tea so I asked for water. Unfortunately I must have been off gawking at something when he said "con gas" because I always as for it without. Here they'll serve you a nasty salty carbonated water unless you say "sin gas, por favor." So the waiter brings me my water, I open it (gawking off at the sunset no doubt) and it bubbles all over. Oh no, ...
... the end to see some great photos!!
San Patricio - Melaque was named after a military unit of 175 Irish immigrants, the Saint Patrick's Battalion, that fought with the Mexican Army against the US during the Mexican-American War (1846-48). Melaque is actually made up three villages: San Patricio, Villa Obregon and Melaque. All are beachfront villages that meet together at Alvaro Obregón. San Patricio Melaque has been a popular vacation ...
... to begin until 11:00 pm (on a school night, no doubt.) Anyway, it was well worth the wait.
Hope you enjoy the following videos. We also hope that someday you will be able to experience this festival firsthand.
Happy St. Patrick's Day to all...and to all, a good night!
Other places to stay in Barra de Navidad
Morelos # 23, Barra de Navidad | Hotelfrom $39
M. Lopez de Legazpi # 250, Barra de Navidad | Hotelfrom $70
335 Abel Salgado, Barra de Navidad | Hotelfrom $20
Sinaloa 16, Col Centro, Barra de Navidad | Hotelfrom $65
Av. MazatlÃ¡n, 168, Barra de Navidad | Hotelfrom $40
Mazatlan #136, Barra de Navidad | Hotelfrom $25