Holiday Inn Express Guadajara Sur
Travel Blogs from Tlaquepaque
Tonight was a good night. Dinner with friends on the patio here at Casa Forster. With eight people for dinner it called for desperate measures. We had to move the mahogany table and five chairs out to the patio to accommodate everyone.
We had John & Catherine, Don and Dale and Eloy and Ginger over for Deb's Creamy Baked Chicken, Vegetables on the BBQ with Fettucine ...
... to regain control of their country.
Once again, we are pleased to report that all is well, and that we are happy, healthy and safe. We continue to meet some friendly people and see some of the most breath-taking scenery in the world. We would hope that things will someday change for this country and that foreigners will once again know that it is safe to visit. They have so many wonderful things to share with the rest of the world.
Adios and blessings to you all!!
... finished and very often it will be done that afternoon!! Every two blocks has a "convenience store" - neighbor sells to neighbor - except for the cell phone this is a very local economy - the global economy is not here yet.
We have a great time and I hope you enjoy the pics - we go back to a restaurant at Chapala - then the Centro of Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque - a great eating and shopping area. ...
... had brought down a suitcase filled with materials to make about 24 small rod puppets and did not plan on returning to Canada with our suitcase still filled with air drying clay, feathers and flotsam. It would make a lot more sense to return to Canada with lots of cute Mexican baby clothes for our future granddaughter!
Antonio arranged for us to meet Isabel, a psychologist who works with several disadvantaged children in the Chapala ...
... grammar. Learning Spanish grammar is a never ending challenge, we think. Just when we think we have one part of it mastered, a new rule is added. We really like it though. Keeps us on our toes and brings to the forefront what we learned previously.
Carmen is the Co-ordinator of the school and the lady that we have been in contact with, as we arranged lessons. I mentioned that I would love to see a show put on by a very interesting experimental puppetry troupe in Guad. ...
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