Hotel Bungalows Lolita
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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My host family invited me to attend their church service this morning. Although it was Catholic, it was very "Alegro" or fast, as my host mother called it. It was a beautiful church surrounded by tropical trees and colorful restaurants and shops. It was a very upbeat service, with a lot of singing and instruments. I enjoyed it a ...
... s probably wrong too. In a world so large and diverse, there can be no absolute. So, let's try and keep an open mind and try to play a little nicer. The following thoughts come from my experiences thus far in Mexico. I'll try and give an opposing view point to that which American's typically hold towards Mexico/Mexicans. Disclaimer: My ideas are not wrong, but they're not right either.
Yes, Mexicans eat tacos. ...
... school kid crowd for lunch. They say grace, and we join them for the meal. The food varies, although you can be sure that a lot of it is donated from Costco because they always have the Costco rolls. I could eat those with every meal. Starting the volunteer work day with lunch is actually the perfect approach to getting to know children. I thought it might be a little awkward showing up to eat without knowing anyone, but as soon as you walk in the door ...
... and then jump around with the Chinelos. Escape from the wriggling, hopping circle of Chinelos and families was impossible, so we stuck around to enjoy the fireworks that exploded just a little bit too close for comfort. So much for fire and safety rules here. I seriously love Mexico.
Here is a link with some great pictures, and also a more detailed (focused!) description of the burning of Judas. ...
... that before this experience I have also been guilty of such thoughts. Americans can be so judgmental and harsh towards someone from the outside, no matter what their nationality or immigration 'status' might be. This made me think about tourism in the U.S., mainly my experiences growing up going to Disney World for the yearly family vacation. My family was not wealthy, but my parents saved all year for our vacation. There are a lot of Latinos that ...