Mexico Plaza Hotel Suites
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... wise, I struggled. My Spanish was coming out clumsily and my rusty ear struggled to comprehend the rapid-fire language. I had to work it out fast, however, because no one I encountered was going to do me any favors by speaking English. From the BJX airline attendants, to the customs staff, to the taxi ticketers, to the taxi driver, to the hotel receptionists-- they all spoke to me in Spanish and expected a response in Spanish. I think the fact that ...
It took us 3 buses and approximately 26 or so hours to get to Puerto Escondido from Guanajuato. We took first class buses from Guanajuato to Puebla and from Puebla to Oaxca which were very luxurious. When we arrived in Puebla, it was around 630pm and we were so disappointed to find out the next bus we could take was either 1150pm that night or 830am the next morning. Both of these buses went to Oaxca and we would need another bus that ...
... another volcanic crater. The view was even better, pure white. Natural beauty at its best.
Guanajuato. We took another Primera Plus bus to Guanajuato, around 1 hour, and we arrived in the evening pretty tired and cold, so we decided to take it easy in a bar. Live rock band. Husband and wife duo and they were insane! So good to hear Mexican rock too, and enjoy it. 2 beers each turned into another round, and then ...
... in Mexico! Anyway, the soccer game was good fun. The actual playing wasn't all that exciting because the final score was 2-0, the home team lost, so there was no jumping up and down in excitement. However, it was still very entertaining. There was plenty of yelling when refs didn't call penalties and so I pretended I cared and made a lot of noise too. As always, any new experience leads to some cultural learning. First, when your ...
... hacienda, which you'll see in the pictures, and then to the mines. My camera memory card ran out of space towards the end of the hacienda so I don't have pictures of the mine, but there really wasn't much to see anyway.
That's my week in a nutshell. Everything's going great with the family. From talking with the other students, I'd say I have the best overall situation--great family, great, homemade ...