Meson de la Fragua
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... street and its sidestreets. An old river bed is turned into some fascinating streets with over 250 authentic arches from the 17th Century.
We were then taken on a panoramic drive overlooking the city and stopped at a lookout where a huge statue (Papilla) of the first Indian hero of the 1810 Mexican-Spanish revolution towers over the city. From there we took a vernacular to the city center where ...
... street performers and listened to some singers before ending up in another town square with a small little bar with little picnic benches and tables. We decided it was finally time to have a few beers (cerveza). After the beers we headed to grab some dinner after a quick stop at the hostel to change. We looked at a few places but for what they were offering it was expensive. So we ended up at a little Mexican open air kitchen where some lovely old Mexican ladies cooked ...
... etc. her responses like "yes," "no," "what?" were a strong slap in my face and she wasn't even talking to me!
Kelsy and I stayed together through most of the time in the Houston airport, until we split to go in different directions to catch our connecting flights. My flight ended up getting delayed about a 1/2 hour, but I'm not complaining, it could have been worse. Actually, Kelsy and I had a back-up plan. If either of us ...
... day looking around the beautiful city and even took a sightseeing trolley to enjoy the views without walking in the blistering heat. In the evening we met up with a family friend who drove us around the area where I lived briefly when I was 9 years old, Funny how somethings leave a deep impression in our minds! Needless to say, most things were hard to recognize, more than 20 years later, but it was a strange feeling to look around and hear about how ...
... means anus! Do I see a trend developing here?
There are loads of Spanish words for innocent everyday things always makes the child in me giggle:
- pregnant - "embarazada" (em-baa-raa-zaa-daa) does not mean embarrassed!
- handcuffs - "esposas" (air-spaw-sass) and the singular "esposa" means wife!
- straw - "popote" (paw-paw-te) hehe!
- delinquent - "quinqui" (kinky) enuf said!
- peanut butter - "mantequilla cacahuate" ...