Crowne Plaza Guadalajara
Travel Blogs from Guadalajara
... arranged a night with a CouchSurfer, so I was off to meet him. Edgar was a really cool guy who lived out near a really beautiful part of Guadalajara called Tlaquepaque (Tla-kay-pa-kay). Edgar took me out there and showed me around its main center, which was abuzz with Semana Santa people. The whole place was saturated with mariachis, food stalls, art work, families, and young couples. We got some great tacos at a little taco stand that ...
... sold here is for export only, and is 40%. There are about 2,000 barrels stored here, and guess what, we had more tasting to do. I'm glad we had a food break not long after, in a restaurant overlooking the Mexican landscape, because ...
... a great job!!
The folklore dancers appeared to be learning their way to the top.And they did a great job. The announcers did not have a very good system to work with, but, if they did, they would have needed to brush up on their script. It was ad-libed for the most part. Again, they did a great job.
Now the charro horses and riders were a completely different story. These folks knew what they were ...
... cokes - cost here was $148P or $13.00 and change. Both the food and service was very good and it looked like a hangout for the expats of the area.
We grabbed a taxi from the square back to El Dorado $50P / $4 as we had to be there in time for Rosie's 1:00 p.m. departure. Every day it seems easier, we pick up a few new words in Spanish along with a little more street smarts in terms of pricing and negotiation strategies.
We're here for the balance ...
... when matt was washed up but not one, but two waves scrapping his back on the rocks on the way through. It was until me and James simlutaneously realised as we turned that there was a big wave crashing on us. We gave each other a little look before making completely different decisions on what to do next. James went under the way and escaped from the experience unscathyed. I chose a different option as I thought it would be more fun to catch the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center