La Mision Loreto
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... than willing to care for her now too. We share in her care now.
Alain de Boton, in The Architecture of Happiness, wrote of how buildings have the capacity to induce harmony. When built in fine proportion, with attention to detail and an eye for beauty, they can elevate our spirit. But we must also appreciate that any edifice, no matter how it might uplift us, will also crumble before our eyes. Beauty and destruction, creation and decline: good buildings remind us ...
... the watery inclinations of my being.
I celebrate Etruscan, Roman, Greek, Finnish and Swiss tradition with a retreat to a hydrotherapy spa in the Baja desert.
The retreat begins with endless fresh squeezed orange juice, some of it served as mimosa, plus a huge breakfast, then a walk through fine gardens and down to the sea, . . . and then I revel in the cooler chambers and ten distinct watery delights of the spa.
... it, we spot half a dozen people ashore, a rainbow flock of kayaks at rest for the moment. We do not turn in.
There is always another spot, always another good destination, in Pancho's memory. Where we turn in, there is a beautiful cave-like overhang on the shore. The men tell the four women to "go play" while they make the ceviche. We are soon sure that Pancho will be in trouble when he gets home that night. I line his pocket at the end of the day so he can make ...
... lunching on street tacos. That day's choice being birria, or goat. Very delicious and as always, very inexpensive.
After reluctantly taking our leave of Loreto, we motored over to Isla Carmen and anchored in a well-protected bay with about 6 other sailboats. Carmen is a 20 mile long island entirely within the boundaries of the Parque Nacional Bahía de Loreto (Loreto Bay National Park.) We snorkeled off the reef at the entrance to the bay and Rick ...
... coral beds, put our fins on in knee-deep water, and start to snorkel right from there.
A swim to and around the point, and we were over enough depth to see hundreds of foot-long neon yellow and brilliant turquoise Sergeant Major fishes, bigger than the ones we see around Punto Nopolo in our home bay.
Amidst mushroom, taupe and rose coloured ...