Hotel Villa Las Rosas
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... sun for our tickets and then went for a nice bite to eat at one of the stalls.
Boarding was ok, I was on the lowest deck and had to find my own rope to tie it down. It was an oven down there and all my clothes were soaked...Yuk. Once upstairs I exchanged my Driving Licence for a room key, found the room then had a quick shower. Very nice, but it took me a good half hour to ...
... which allows the priest to be closer to his audience, both in physical and spiritual terms, and the church was full, obviously. This is true for the 4 masses that are held each Sunday and for the one that is held on each evening of the week (Monday to Saturday)! Then, we went to the Colegio Cristobal Colon Preparatoria (CCCP), the prep school where Jorge went and where both his younger brother and his younger sister are going. It was the ...
... I saw a lot of nopales. With these three plants, we are far from Canadian maple trees and pines! Finally, Tepic is one hour behind Guadalajara. It means that, by the time I arrived in Tepic, we were two hours behind East Time and that, by the time I left, we were three hours behind ET. Oh yeah! Here in Mexico, we will only change our time on April 7th. Then, when we arrived in Tepic, I met with Jorge's father and younger sister and I took my first meal with them, as ...
... this coffee. I want coffee without sludge. But I love this coffee for the slow ritual and intentional rhythm of life that is necessary to make it. When I have to work again, have deadlines, and responsibilities, there will be no time for this.
So as the Mexico 200 Highway stops and we start on the Mexico 15 tomorrow it will be bitter sweet. It marks the last leg of the trip, but also a little bit closer to the sludge free coffee.
... much for tourists to do and see. Just locals going about their daily lives, making ends meet.
It was here that I had the cheapest haircut ever! 25 Mexican pesos = 1.15 British pounds = 15 SA Rands. No inflated tourist prices here! I paid what locals pay. My instructions were simple: "Por favor, solo corta los puntas" (Please only cut the ends). So now I'm split-end-free!
On to the next town...
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