- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Lois Veracruz
Travel Blogs from Veracruz
... 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 ...
... was not much to do except have a few beers or cocktails, a quiet meal, a bit of a read and off to bed. There was a local disco (which kept going to 5am) but with very few people around it was bound to be lame.
Basically, we spent the last five days in beach relaxation bliss. Not a bad way to finish.
We decided to extend our stay in Puerto and get a flight to Mexico City rather than the bus (overnight 12 hours). With only ...
... walking trek next day.
We awoke to utterly foul and completely unusual weather. We were frozen in the van and outside it must have dropped below zero overnight, as well as slushy rain. This was bad luck of the highest order since both Janet and I had set our hearts on seeing this magnificent spectacle, and we both knew that they tend to stay indoors if the weather is inclement. We found a four hour respite and hopped quickly by horseback up the ...
... 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 ...
... br> made fruit smoothies. My smoothie was called "The Vampire", but I do
not remember all that was inside. Next stop was tacos de canasta with
pork marinated in citrus. Then another health stop for mixed fruit with
chilli powder, lime and salt sprinkled over ...