Ixtapan De La Sal Marriott Hotel, Spa & Convention Center
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... of a mariachi band floated up to serenade us. This is a town we could stay in for a while.
The rest of the trip we chilled out on the activities a little, though we did go back to downtown Cuernavaca to check out Jardín Borda, a large garden area with lots of fountains, and the Robert Bradley museum, a fancy house that used to belong to the real life most interesting man in the world. It was filled with masks and artifacts from around the world and was arranged ...
... else, too. I had chosen the same seat that I had taken coming into Taxco and so was facing the mountain, the steep cliff side was on the right side. I didn't know if it was better or worse on the right side; but guessing it was scarier.
It took about 30 minutes before we kinda reached the bottom of the mountains, but still did a lot of twisting and turning for another 30 until we got out of the mountains and onto the some semblance to a normal ...
Tenango de Arista at 2454 m to Oculan de Arteagua at 2200 m
36km/ Trip Alt 400m/ Max alt 2533m/Avg climb 4%/ Max climb 13%
Fabulous route not on any map we checked, except for extremely busy HW 55 for first 14km; Tenango-->Joquicingo HW 4 -->Piaxtla--> Ocuilan.
On our way out of town we stopped at restaurant for a delicious bowl of Aztec soup. An odd choice for breakfast but satisfied just the same. ...
... the Temazal (steam bath) from 750-900 caught our attention because of Biker Max Kilo's (our good friend Jason) recent experience in a modern day version. A Temizal is a ritual building made of mud bricks with a tejamanil (wooden cover) used for purification rituals, especially for pregnant women and warriors. While not the biggest complex of the ancients, this one was a great place to ...
... to look at all the beautiful silver jewelry in about a dozen different stores. So many beautiful pieces, I wanted to buy so many! We went to a basement restaurant for pozole and Shiela ordered a plate of veggies to go with it. What we got was a plate of veggies, but with a surprise in the middle - a pig's foot. It started pouring rain when we tried to leave and there was no way we could make it back up those steep hills until it slowed down. We got back totally drenched and ...