Marina Del Rey Beach Club
Travel Blogs from Mazatlan
our new friends (Kristy and Van) we found out that you can buy almost any prescription
drug over the counter, as long as it is not a narcotic. You even have to buy
your dog drugs at the Farmacia. Buying a modem at the Telcel was about as
frustrating as getting help at the MTS kiosk in the mall. It took an hour and I
thought something happened to Scott. He had left me and the girls in ...
... tagged along to Mazatlan.
We got there early and got room at a hotel overlooking the beach, just like Brett wanted! Here is birthday boy philosophizing on how he'd had worse b-days...
I regained consciousness the following morning. Not quite cured but feeling tins better and up to hopping back on Big O. The kiwi's would be staying an other day so we bade farewell and parted ways. They'll be going down ...
... the early morning, people exercise by walking, running or riding their bicycles along this great stretch.
Mazatlan is home to the Pacifico Brewery which was founded in 1900 by German settlers. Pacifico is one of Mexico's best beers, along with Victoria (my favourite), Corona, Dos Equis Amber, Negra Modelo and Bohemia, Chris' favourite.
The shrimp fleet is the largest in Mexico.
The Aquarium is the largest in Mexico.
There are 15 miles ...
... proposition us any time of the day and just about everywhere. Normally we'd politely decline with a "no gracias" or avoid eye contact while edging away from the situation. At breakfast that day I held my head in my hands and said to the would-be-busker: "Es muy temprano para mi. Quizás mas tarde." (It's too early for me. Maybe later.). It worked a charm!
Aside from the aside - Although people are always trying to sell their wares or ...
... apartment. We cooked dinner there that night and had a good girlie chat about boys and babies!
Caroline moved on that morning and me Mattie and claire chilled on the beach in the afternoon. The sea here is so warm it's like taking a hot bath!! I couldn't swim in it either as the sea was too rough.
That night we decided to splash out and went to a cafe for dinner which is run by a Mexican who used to be the chef in the four seasons hotel ...