Travel Blogs from Veracruz
... strip and when you walk down onto the beach there is tables and chairs with sun umbrellas for you to sit and the restaurant workers bring you drinks. A man named Nic, who spoke pretty food English coaxed us into drinking at his area of tables, so we sat and drank a few cocktails and beers for a few hours and watched the locals enjoying the water and beach. As usual lots of people come up and try to sell you things or play you music, at one point ...
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!
... which fortifications
such as Fort San Juan de Ulúa were built. In the 19th century, Veracruz
saw a number of invasions, mostly by France and the United States with
the last invasion in 1914. For much of the 20th century, the production of petroleum was more important for the state,
but in the latter twentieth century and into the twenty-first, the port
has re-emerged as ...
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.
Not a great deal to report on here after 6 hours on bus stopping here on the way to get car. nice place, walked to the beach, had some beers, cheese and ham sandwiches back to hotel for tequila! enough said. Some nice countryside on way from mexico city to ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking