Hotel La Mesa Inn
Travel Blogs from Tijuana
I enjoy traveling alone. And, I do mean the actual travel. Long train rides and stopovers to myself are a small pleasure that I don't really experience - even during "me time" - while at home.
While I could have flown from San Diego to Mexico City, I opted for a slightly cheaper flight from Tijuana. My good friend's husband dropped me off at 7am, and with plenty of time to kill until my 1:45p flight, I gave in, purchased a ...
... to be a very long drive back to the hotel. We got back 9pm. We are all stuffed.
We did have an experience though, and I'm glad the kids get to appreciate what we take for granted. Well see the photos for proof of total poverty. More stories to come too.
I was asked not to take photos, but of course I had to, so most photos were taken without looking through the camera, but holding waste high and hoping for the best, so the photos might be a little skew if.
... Everyone you could imagine. We then came home for a rest and then went to another bar and had more pizza lol. We met a nice couple from New Zealand... I actually feel like I'm getting better with talking to people which I'm very grateful. Gotta mention our tour guide he's great and so knowledgable, his name is jack if I ...
... it hot" was filmed here in 1958, and you can easily recognise it from that (well I can anyway, I've seen that movie quite a few times). And if all that wasn't enough already we then headed to Tijuana for the afternoon of jewellery buying. It was great, sure it's a bit run down but the merchants there are lovely and lots of fun. They try to haggle you into a sale, but their attitudes are so fun that it doesn't feel pushy. ...
... oh Mal told me on the bus that she wanted a bracelet and wasn’t
going to pay over $50, at this point I’m so laughing inside but keep a straight
face. The shopkeeper tells me I’m
killing him (yeah right) and the price goes down to $70, I say no and its now
$65, I said my final offer is $60, Trevor is looking at me and we walk away, he
says – he’ll follow us out, but he didn’t.
His mate David said it sounded like ...