Hotel Del Angel
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... to walk, jog, bike, or skate it from one end to the other. This main avenue is were you find our main statues like the Independence Angel, Diana Cazadora, Cuauhtemoc and the famous cookie monument. It is wonderful to share the space with so many people wanting to do something different. It was hard for me to rent a bicycle because I don't have a local ID but I finally found a stand where I could borrow one. I think I was on the bike for 2 hours and ...
... reached a police roadblock. The driver sighed and basically said in Spanish, "You can't get there from here." Turns out streets are closed nightly for Christmas celebrations. When I asked if there wasn't another route, he said "not a safe one". So...definitely not taking any chances on alternate routes here. After a few more minutes, our quiet driver volunteered that we could get within a block of the hotel. I said we would gladly walk a block or two if it was safe, so that's how ...
It happens every trip sooner or later. That day when everything goes wrong. Ok, to be fair, no one was in any grave danger or suffered bodily harm- but it just seemed like everything we tried to do had other ideas. We had hoped to meet up with the grandma of two of our students who had traveled quite a ways to the city where we were and our times/directions/meeting place got mixed up and that didn't happen. Fail. Then I was pretty excited to go to mass in ...
... Reforma, dumping its usual volume on other parallel roads. There was an ample police presence, showing the flag.
We got back to the Hotel Metropol circa 1830. Dinner rendezvous was set for 1945. Had a shower and emailed home, also finding some reviews on the dinner venue.
Tip scurrying started, Suzie flying over to reception to get an envelope [did I just suggest she was a witch?] 300 MP. Couldn't believe the cheap Beavers put in 100 MP for the two of them.
... now that it was the best "Tuna" sandwich that I had ever tasted. Why mine at home did not come close. They had several different ingredients mixed in with a side salad of fresh greens and a heavenly large glass of Pine-apple juice. Back to my room to finish packing for the journey home. Before packing I sat out on my little balcony and enjoyed the surroundings. Large palms, Bird of Paradise plants and so many ...