Isla Mazatlan Golden Resort
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... of the clarity of the water and the number of colorful fish we saw! We don’t have an underwater capable camera (it’s on our Christmas list along with a hookah) to share what we saw. Nor can we begin to describe the feeling of swimming with all these incredibly beautiful fish.
Tuesday morning broke sunny and clear. A day in paradise for those of us lucky enough to be here. The plan for today was to take a hike on the island. Isla ...
... old timers just enjoying the shade and the people watching. Mexico is a country that lives in the streets and plazas.
From here we took a stroll through the beautiful old town with its colourful painted walls and old wooden doors and a plethora of art/handicraft shops to explore. We walked down to the start of the malecon (boardwalk) and passed the devil's cave - originally used as a pirate's hideaway, the cave was repurposed ...
... one-bedroom condo with a balcony overlooking the resort. There was a pack-n-play waiting for us in the bedroom and Maya immediately pointed to it and said, "Maya's bed." We put her RooRoo and BabyDoll (the two plush toys she sleeps with at home) in the crib so they would be waiting for her at bedtime.
When traveling, I do my best to recreate the experience Maya is used to at home:
-sleeping in her own bed
... later the
terrifying crack and roll of thunder. It was a thunder and lightning storm coming right at us and Ginger wanted me to do something about it. As the storm drew closer, the lightening would explode all around the boat, a cannonade explosion practically pealing the paint off the walls. You could smell the ozone in the air. Being in a marina feels safer than being out in the wide open
sea where you are the only target, but it was difficult ...
... where we picked up two little Mortar and Pestles for grinding chillies....although I will use them for serving condiments. The potter made a bowl while we were there, and decorated it with a ceramic scorpion stamp ... we'll have to show you how he made the molds for his stamps! At the leather stuff-maker Deb found a wonderful satchel (just right for carrying a laptop) that she is delighted with. The Artisan recut and shortened the strap for use by a short person...not that ...