Travel Blogs from Acapulco
... 3 presentations, finish 2 projects and sit 2 more exams before this semester is finally at an end! I have enjoyed my experience here but I am so glad to be returning to Sussex and the system there. I don’t think I could have survived any longer under this system! But on the plus side, living in a developing country has meant being a whole lot closer to the areas I am studying at Sussex. I would love to come back here without ...
... Nev spent 45 minutes bouncing and there was a traditional dance competition. Oh ya and clowns... seems mexicans really like homosexual clowns. the second night we went to the hotel mirador for a expensive not so good dinner to watch the cliffdivers. The view was awesome, up on a cliff over the sea. There was a nice sunset and a ...
Acapulco during the early 2000's was a haven for sun-seeking, bar hopping tourists until war between drug cartels normally concentrated within the suburbs of Acapulco spilled toward the beachfront. None more publicized than the 2008 killing of 2 Canadian tourists by stray bullets in front of their hotel lobby. During the past year recent beheadings made the front page, most sinister being a drug lords face being stapled to a soccer ball and thrown into the street. ...
... no name' rolling up in front of their reception, they
moved it around the back and gave us all the local attraction guide
books. We decided that the option of tripping the light fantastic in
the Cocacobana and other apparently well known night clubs would be
out of our reach and instead took in the cliff divers of La Quebrada which
were very cool. The boys well of course they wanted to give it a go
... to do that. there is a wonderful island just off the coast also which I would like to see in the morning.
We then went to a wonderful restaurant for dinner where I had some lovely spare ribs.
Finally after another walk around the city I am back at the hotel and doing my blog.
Its now 2am and another long day tomorrow. My arms are now burning with so much sun today so tomorrow its long sleeves for sure.
Time to get my head down