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... a pic, kind of like a Darwin award waiting to happen. Anyway there is a video of the big bridge, it is 3,688 ft long, 52 ft wide and 1,309 ft.high off the ground. One of the tunnels is 2,150 m long [over a mile]. The scenery is just grand through the Sierra Madre Occidental Mountains. Made it to the park near Mazatlan and all set up. Will post about the campground ...
Awoke to high overcast but no hangover (hurray!). We sat on the porch and had our coffee. A little brown bird hopped across the patio, looking at us at each pause, then hopped in through the open door of the condo. It went in only a few feet before it panicked and flew out again … wonder what it thought it was going to do. The wifi was running really slowly again, which was frustrating because Paul just wanted to send out a simple ...
... birthday seranade)
and Happy Birthday.
Next up on the birthday entertainment was the street buskers, they did
some amazing tricks, juggling fire, glow clubs, riding unicycles,
walking on stilts, all at the same time ... but not by the same
person. The show was right on the street beside our table! You
really put on a good birthday party Mom. We all had such a wonderful
evening. Kona was well behaved beside ...
... the government owned Pemex) - 300Pesos (about $25) for a double room with a TV, our own loo and WiFi! Bargain! Clean sheets as well ... and unlike many motels we have seen in Mexico and elsewhere in Central America, one you couldn't hire by the hour!
Once on the Pacific coast we turned west and cruised over verdant ranges down into farmed valleys, across numerous bridges their rivers, swollen by the recent rains, rushing in a muddy swirl to the sea.
... square as people were setting up for market (a blog for another day) and was directed to a fellow who I was assured sold coffee. I watched in amusement as he filled a cup from a thermos with hot water and passed me his personal instant coffee, sugar and creamo! A true Mexican entrepreneur! - I was too happy to pass over the 10 pesos he requested! Kept walking until I found an OXXO (think 7-Eleven) ...