Travel Blogs from Zihuatanejo
The drive to Zihuatanejo was broken by a very suspect "police" stop. Maybe they were police. They definitely had side-arms, and their Tshirts stating they were transport security definitely had silk-screened badges...so that's pretty legit. But their road block consisted of stripped tire tread and 2x4s laid out across the road. I got the full inspection by an "officer" trying to act very serious. I smiled and used my ...
Other than that I mostly enjoyed the Zihua life, going to the beach, paddle-boarding, walking the hills, drinking mezcal and sipping fresh cool Micheladas in the sun.
A short visit to Mexico city took me to the house (now museum) of Frida Kahlo and to Xochimilco, 170 km of canals where you can hop on a private colorful wooden boat similar to the gondolas of Venice. Along the way other little boats will pull up ...
... were developed in its second iteration as the private Hacienda of a wealthy Mexican aristocrat including and English garden, Japanese garden, Mexican garden, and others. It has extravagant guest quarters as well as these beautiful gardens and an elaborate main house on two levels built for entertaining large parties.
Sold to the Mexican government in the 1970's for 12 Million pesos ($1.2 million CAD), ...
"Bad habits are hard to break" I said.
"Bad habits are good to break" he said.
"He", is James, I mentioned him briefly in a previous entry. I'm currently living with him as he kindly invited me to come and stay in his gorgeous house on the hill at the far side of La Ropa Beach, overlooking the entire beautiful bay on one side, surrounded by the luscious green hills on the others.
James is awesome. At a young age he worked as an actor ...
... Tony thought we might take him and he could climb the rigging all day and night. Silly idea. Ginny had left the boat she was on, which was going to El Salvador and wanted to continue her journey.We invited her for dinner and hey ho she's onboard. A bonus is that she's a nurse,so I can talk kidneys and drug with her. The leg from Barra to here was hot,no, sultry and when the wind did come rolly with massive swells from the stern ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Hi-Sol Zihuatanejo
Other places to stay in Zihuatanejo
Camino Escenico a Playa la Ropa, Zihuatanejo | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- Wonderful resort-Location, Location, Location!!!!!!
- Nice if you don't expect this to be a hotel.
- Gorgeous Beachside property
Adelita sn Playa la Madera, Zihuatanejo | 3 star hotelfrom $61
Catalina Gonzalez No. 70, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $53
Agustin Ramirez 2, Zihuatanejo | 1 star hotelfrom $54
Eva Samano de Lopez Mateos s/n, Zihuatanejo | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Superb Accomodations in the Best Location in Zihua
- This hotel is a fabulous find!
- July 4, 2004 I wanted to move there!
Camino Escenico a Playa La Ropa, Zihuatanejo | 5 star hotelfrom $408
Adelita Lote 78, Zihuatanejo | 3 star hotelfrom $46
Calle Escenica 9, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $200
- As good as it gets
- The Mediterranean Meets Mexico....Amuleto and co amazing experience
- Breathtaking Views, relaxing atmosphere, great food
Lot 5 Playa Blanca, Playa Blanca | 4 star hotelfrom $294
- Loved our Honeymoon in Paradise
- Very nice, private hotel
- Love it a lot!
Calle 8, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $185
- Sehr faires Stornierungsverfahren
- Lo mejor de nuestras vacaciones
- Viva Zihua and the Hotel Cinco Sentidos
Playa la Ropa, Zihuatanejo | 4 star hotelfrom $293
Camino Escenico Playa La Ropa s/n, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $195
- Amazing suite!
- Villa Carolina--Words and pictures cannot describe!
- Villa Carolina feels like home away from home!!
Playa la Ropa s/n, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $145
- Couldn't ask for more!
- Loved this Hotel
- Hotel Casa Don Francisco is a Find
Calle Eva Semano de Lopez Mateos, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $75
Calle Eva S. de Lopez Mateos s/n, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $74
Calle Adelita # 11, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $94
Bulevar Escenico Playa La Ropa, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $155
Camino Escenico a Playa La Ropa, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $150
Adelita No. 10, Playa de La Madera, Zihuatanejo | 2 star hotelfrom $54
Playa Larga, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $114
Playa La Ropa s/n, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $45
La Ropa Beach, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $85
Cerro de la Madera, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $50
Playa la Ropa, Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $75
Zihuatanejo | Hotelfrom $50