Madero Monterrey - Monterrey
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... you from point A to Point B at 75 MPH, most days of the week, over most of the hours people drive.
Let me tell you Mexico does not have the same benefits.
We left Mercedes around 5:30 am, this was our first mistake, I misjudged the arrival of the sun, and so we would cross over into Reynosa at around 6 am. in total darkness. I get ahead of myself.
We leave the safety and comfort of Paradise south and venture out onto the 2/83 to the 115 ...
We arrive in Tampico tired and get a taxi out to a hotel that no longer exists. Our taxi driver suggests another which is undergoing building work, and we end up at the beach front where half the hotels are stupidy expensive towers of sanity, or grimy part-time brothels. We end up back at the bus station and buy our tickets out for the next morning!
... br> smuggling routes, the local drug market and extortion rackets, including
shakedowns of migrants seeking to reach the United States.
A drug gang allied with the Sinaloa cartel left 35 bodies at a freeway
overpass in the city of Veracruz in September, and police found 32 other bodies,
apparently killed by the same gang, a few days after that. The goal apparently
was to take over territory that had been dominated by the Zetas. ...
We arrived back in Mexico on Sunday the 12th of September. It was a great trip down from Portland but we were very tired. We drove about 10 hours every day. As some of you know we had a sister from here that was visiting Portland ride back with us. "Karen" When we arrived back in Altamira her mother had a delicious meal waiting for us. See why we love it here. The brothers are really wonderful. Anyway, I will try to show some pictures of our travels through the US. It was so beautiful.
... front of us as we were driving out of the city. Just when I thought my heart couldn’t take any more in one day, the goats got me!
8. Mexico is humbling. Being roughly 400 miles from the nearest English speaking person has turned us both upside down (or better yet, made us feel like incompetent fools). At least in tourist areas someone speaks some English. Yep, not here. We’re definitely not in Kansas anymore Toto. ...