Olas Altas Inn
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- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
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... beach. We were in search of seafood on a stick as well as a place to have dinner. The first task was to find a place where we could land the dinghies without getting flipped. We started at one end of the beach and ran along until we came to the far end. That, of course, is where we should have started the search. The surf was benign and we easily landed on the shore. Once we had the dinghies above the high tide line we spied a beach vendor selling ...
... used 24 kilowatts in 8 days. They charge $.16 a kilowatt, so that would be 3.84 so far.
There is also a veggie truck that comes around every day, we really like that and manage to purchase something every day. He also brings fresh bakery rolls and eggs.
Across the road about 200 yards from the gate is a beautiful botanical garden. A company from Durango is in the process of developing it, they have ...
... and just hanging out, we walked home along the beach - about a 2 1/2 hour walk.
It was too bad that we were not able to go swimming in Maz. as the water was too cold and the red flags were up on every beach.
On Friday we went to El Centro where children's science projects were on display. The kids loved explaining their work to us, in Spanish with a few English words thrown in here and there.
On Saturday, we watched the Pan American Cup ...
... 129! Then up the road a km or so we had our tyres sprayed by the Agriculture department for $7!
You could immediately feel the difference of Mexico - the roads were better and the infrastructure better maintained, while fuel was just 80 cents a litre!
Mind you within a couple of hours of being in Mexico we had been stopped:
At the Ag dept checkpoint;
At 3 police checkpoints - they are very intimidating: dressed in black, flak jackets, ...
Saturday: Villa Onion to Caimanero 50 km /30 Mi, riding on dirt road,,,, kiting,,,smoked fish….camped at El Tigre restaurant…. Mosquitoes...chokingly hot
We woke early in our cheesy hotel. Almost everything was still packed all we had to do was down some yogurt. We left Jason at the hotel checking Internet and started on the road before 8AM. We doubled back to the center of town and took the road west to Walamo.