Travel Blogs from Tijuana
... of employment!
Things I did then... Ate tacos, went to some coffee shops, visited the beach and the fence border by the sea (which I still think would be pretty easy to swim round if you grabbed yerself a snorkel), had a few Spanish lessons with Crystal, went to a pool bar with some creepy old men, and then had a very interesting last night in town...
It's always during the quiet nights where things turn messy, but in defence I actually tried to ...
... but once I put gas in car and Chong came back from paying for gas, we both got knocked out by an old friend of Chong and got put in the back of the trunk. Then he turned on the car and drove off while we seen nothing but the darkness of the trunk being closed and us being locked inside. We tried to to count seconds of how long he took to make a ...
... and I'm sure the shops do rather well from all the convention goers.
Further up the Embarcadero is the enormous USS Midway. Commissioned in 1945 it was at the time the largest ship in the world. It was named after the Pacific Battle and was the first ship that was too big to go through the Suez Canal. That must have been a bit embarrassing..... "Er, sorry Captain, I think we'll have to go the long way round..."!
... a few
supplies. I love Walmart. It’s full of the strangest people, have to
get some lollies for Floss to welcome her and a bottle of wine for Nicky,
unfortunately I can’t find the lollies that Floss likes and end up getting
gummy thingies, hope she likes them?
Back at the hotel, I have dinner
and a swim then head to bed as I have to be up early to get to the airport to
meet the girls.
... Neither myself or Pat had our phone's with us, and there was nothing we could do so we joined the end of the queue and waited. The sun has pretty hot and no shade to cover us. Ah well, at least I am topping up my tan without trying.
It took us over 2 hours to get through the line of people and border control. I shouted at a couple of old Mexican ladies as they were pushing their way through the queue. Just because they are old does not give ...