- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Swimming pool
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... lacking potable water to Mexico's main port and entry and exit point for trade with Europe and the Caribbean. Veracruz has seen its share of hardship, having been invaded many times. My favorite thing at the museum was a panorama of a pirate attack on the city by a pirate named Lorencillo. I'll post one of the photos. Hilarious.
After the museum, my brain needed a break after reading so much information en espanol. My brain ...
... in the plaza behind were many, many mariachis. The plaza was swarming with mariachis. We bought our tickets and went up to the first floor, where there is a small display about the manufacture of mescal and tequila. I have learned that tequila is a type of mescal, and that tequila is made of only blue agave and only from Jalisco. There is a long line of bottles, nicely lit. Upstairs, we enjoyed our free tasting of tequila and mescal … then the boys decided to taste a few ...
... half hour, then once we found it went and had subway for lunch. The next few hours we spent walking around looking at shops and doing our best to kill time. At one point Bobbie went to buy something from the convenience store and like us with our Spanish a young guy struggled with his English when saying goodbye to Bobbie the young man nervously game out with "hello", it made us laugh, we are not the only ones stumbling over a different language. Once it ...
I hope you're well and happy.
Itīs been too long since I last wrote to you, (and particularly to those who still take the time to follow my progress around Latin, and now Central America), I apologise! There are good reasons, and this blog must now come to an end, so let me explain:
- Once again, sorry itīs been so long since my last entry.
- For some months, it has felt very weird to ...
... deeper water to snorkel……so much for sunbathing on sandy beaches! But we had some fun and the breeze aboard the boat was so refreshing after the humidity in Veracruz.
Later we whiled away the rest of the afternoon in an airy beachside bar drinking margaritas or piņa coladas and swimming in the sea. That evening we headed for a fish restaurant that the others ...