Hampton By Hilton Tampico Aeropuerto
Travel Blogs from Tampico
We arrive in Tampico tired and get a taxi out to a hotel that no longer exists. Our taxi driver suggests another which is undergoing building work, and we end up at the beach front where half the hotels are stupidy expensive towers of sanity, or grimy part-time brothels. We end up back at the bus station and buy our tickets out for the next morning!
We arrived back in Mexico on Sunday the 12th of September. It was a great trip down from Portland but we were very tired. We drove about 10 hours every day. As some of you know we had a sister from here that was visiting Portland ride back with us. "Karen" When we arrived back in Altamira her mother had a delicious meal waiting for us. See why we love it here. The brothers are really wonderful. Anyway, I will try to show some pictures of our travels through the US. It was so beautiful.
... road. All we start thinking is…is this Tropical Storm Alex???? ****!
After 7 hours of country driving through mountains, countless villages, and endless wheat and agave fields, we arrived at our first planned hotel stop, just before Altamira. Nice little place on the side of the highway. We walk in and ask for a room and they tell us, No pets. Arrghh!!! What do we do now? All we could do was jump back in ...
... but wanted our 11 year old girl to back outhe vehicle wth our $50 us and for her to bring back the paso's. What is wrong with that picture? We dont send our kids off with stangers Expecially in diff. country at the border. When we went back out to our truck to declare out stuff they got turned around by the policia, sent back to customs!! HA HA!! We got a little turned around in the city, and took ...
... natured and friendly, enjoying the chat with Des for awhile, then we were on our way again.
As we rode into Tampico, the Police, this time, stopped us to see Des’s driver’s license. They asked for mine too, but the officer could see I was parked a bit precariously, (and maybe because I was a woman), he said I could move off.
I negotiated a good price for a good hotel in Tampico and we crashed into our nice king sized bed, after a 487 kilometer ride. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility