Travel Blogs from Mazatlan
... food, appliances, clothing, etc. Still no generator but we stocked up on food and bought some Christmas lights and decorations.
That afternoon the marina/resort where we are staying put on a Christmas party for the boaters. It was a very nice affair. The guys put on their nicest Hawaiian shirts and shorts and as is always the case, all the gals managed to look better than the boys. The function started at 4:30 and lasted until ...
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!
... were removed by a few drinks... and some the staff working at the stands: these girls were moving their bodies in rhythm while cooking food and serving refreshments. That’s real party attitude! For me the highlight of the night was the Salsa demonstration by a couple of local dance teachers. A fantastic performance that reminds me one of the few goals I have for this year: learn to dance salsa. But first I’ll need a few strong drinks!
... food was in the market. This was not a tourist trap, but a large central market for the local inhabitants so they could carry on the necessary parts of life. To this was added tourist items as the market was a magnet for the many downtown tourists that wanted to see how the city dwellers shopped. The market was large enough for an inside walkup food counter.
Just outside of the market, we were exposed to a modern reality of Mexico. As we walked out to the ...
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.
Other places to stay in Mazatlan
Avenida Playa Gaviotas 202, Mazatlan | 5 star hotelfrom $76
- Like the style and look
- The "Perla del Pacifico"--Hotel Playa Mazatlan!
- The best in town
Av. Camaron Sabalo No 710, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Costa De Oro Outstanding Service
- Fantastic Room & Staff
- Too Loud for Families
Ave Ernesto Coppel Campana 201, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $116
- Best in Mazatlan
- Let's keep Emeral Bay a secret
Calz. Sabalo Cerritos S/N, Mazatlan | Hotelfrom $90
- Simply Wonderful!
- Sea Garden employees are very friendly, but..
Avenida Camaron Sabalo 2121, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $97
- Awesome Vacation Spot
- Loved it will return
- Lovely Pueblo Bonito
Ave Playa Gaviotas 100, Zona Dorada, Mazatlan | Hotelfrom $95
Punta del Sabalo s/n, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Won't Stay Any where else in Mexico
- Faro Mazatlan - value plus
- We've been there lots!
Avenue del Mar 1111, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $51
Av. Playa Gaviotas 212, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $54
- Great Family spot
- My Second Home
- The best hotel in Mazatlan
Cerritos No 3110, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $99
Av. Cameron Sabalo 1927, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Avenida Del Mar 110, Mazatlan | 1 star hotelfrom $49
6291 Avenida Camaron Sabalo, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- Great Trip
- Best 2 Weeks In A While
- The best Resort
Av. Camaron Sabalo S/N B, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Great vacation!!!
- Great view from the room
- Keep looking - not a Gold Crown Resort
Av. Camaron Sabalo s/n, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Avenida del Mar # 719, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Playa Gaviotas 307, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $44
- Great value for the money
- Azteca Is Great
- Great location
Av. del Toreo No 91, esq. Rafael Buelna, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $64
Avenida del Mar #1234, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Avenida Del Mar 48, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $31
Av. Del Mar No. 73 Mazatlan, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $55
Av. Camaron Sabalo 709 Zona Dorada , Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $45
Blvd Olas Altas 11 Sur, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $39
- Great Hotel, careful on Olas Atlas Beach
- Bargains in Mazatlan
- Great Place to Experience the "Real" Mexico
Avenida Camaron Sabalo S/n, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $59
- Great Deal for the price
- Oceano Palace Rocked!
- Ok but budget......
Av. Olas Altas No. 79 Sur, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Ave Camaron Sabalo s/n, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $90