Travel Blogs from Merida
... a huge crowd of locals, many of whom join in with the dancing, and if you have any extra energy, there is more dancing in the main plaza in the evening. Tuesday evening is the turn of Parque de Santiago and although we arrived late, we had time to have one dance.
We looked round a museum telling the story of trova Yucateca, local music which draws ...
... not sure when we'll meet. I listened with interest to the bureaucratic they faced to get visas; apparently Samuel's gorgeous German Shepherd, Cora, caused a problem with immigration also. He also gave me a lot of good advice on good things to see in the area. It seems that Mérida is surrounded by beautiful cenotes and ruins - and after the way Samuel talked about Tulum, I'm even keener to go and see it.
I headed to bed about ...
... kinds of peppers they make it out of. The peppers come have many different colours and hence the red ones may be a bit more spicy than the green one... that makes it very confusing then for trying to figure out which salsa is spicy and which one isn't. They had Jamaica juice but since I had it yesterday, I decided to have the fresh lemonade. It was so good!!
Then we went to the photography house where they had all our pictures ...
We were up a bit early than usual, although it was check out day and we had until 12 midday to check out, but we got breakfast out of the way early and I sat in the lobby and charged the iPad and phones due to the rooms plug points not being suitable, the only ones to fit ours were on the bottom floor in public areas. So Bobbie packed and got ready while I sat with the charging electronics and then I packed and got ready and did a workout while Bobbie sat next to the pool watching ...
... inning, bases-loaded, two-out, pennant-winning, walk-off base hit was delivered. Fred Snodgrass: "In those days, as soon as a game ended at the Polo Grounds the ushers would open the gates from the stands to the field, and the people would all rush out and pour at you," so the players "all made it a practice to sprint from the bench to the clubhouse as fast as we could." So Merkle didn't even try to advance to second as the game-winning run scored ...
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