Meson De Leyendas
Travel Blogs from Valle de Bravo
... up on the
heavily discounted Havana Club and set about making our way through that! Think
I discovered that the age of no hangover was as a result of actually drinking
decent alcohol as opposed to stuff like Oakstone Cider (spent a good 2-3 years
on that stuff at Uni - £1.18 for a 2 litre bottle on rollback!) Nevertheless it
went down just as easy and was a good way to end quite a regular and normal week.
Next, the day trip that turned into 6!
... overwinter. It was an experience of a lifetime.
The seed for this adventure was actually planted months ago when Micah and Zola watched a Wildkratts episode on PBS called "Voyage of the Butterflies" (http://pbskids.org/wildkratts/videos/) . The twenty-six minute segment tells the story of the butterflies’ 2,500 mile migration from Canada to Mexico. It piqued Micah and Zola’s interest, so we spent ...
... driver, who was going there anyway, wanted $30 (US) which put us off for many reasons. With the help of some locals, we found a combi driver who would take us for 300 pesos, still more than we had in mind.
We made our way back to the deserted hotel and, with the help of a gardener, found the clerk who was running the hotel. They wanted 390 pesos which is a bit overpriced and more than we have become accustomed to paying, especially for an empty hotel. The folks ...
... than what we are used to in The Netherlands. In Mexico people create pices of art that they can carry themselves (although being huge and heavy). Besides that they dance with it.
Finally we left the city with lots of climbing but over a beautiful road. The traffic is quiet and we think the scenery was one of the bests so far in Mexico. After one our of searching we found a nice spot to pitch the tent. We were laying in our tent on a nice ...
... s it but as we turn the corner suddenly in front of us most of the pine trees are coated in butterflies too. The path we had been walking along is no longer passable as its carpeted with butterflies all sunning themselves. The midday sun lights them up and as it gets warmer they start to fly about. There are so many butterflies you can actually hear the whirring of their wings as they flutter about. Its like being in a snow globe ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking