Travel Blogs from Mazatlan
... got their hands dirty helping with our tire project. Well, one helped--the other two stood around "guarding" us. Not a soul would have bothered these gringos.
Altogether it was off and on that. quick.
I joked with them about my poor Spanish and their awful English and we were all laughing and having a great time. We brought out snacks and gave them wipes for their dirty hands and the bill? $4.50 US. And this for ...
... lay low and leave the next day but some of the kids staying at the hostel came back and informed me that there was a bull fight @4. I have never been to one and, though I don't really love the idea of it, I was intrigued and went. There were 5 of us from the hostel that went but only 4 of us stayed for the whole thing. One of the best bullfighters from Spain was there and there was also a ...
... now. Hi Mel! :) We spend the afternoon catching up with Mel and Matteo on the past few days' events, hang out at the pool, and go out for a celebratory dinner. To cap off the evening, we go to the local skate park where Matteo entertains the rest of us with his skater boy skills. The atmosphere must be contagious because as we are about to depart, Yannick and Mel start popping wheelies and stoppies -- not too bad for "old" guys ...
... bites (the clams were spectacular despite all else). Time to take stock of the situation. I`m sweating like a puta en la iglesia (ask your spanish speaking friends), I`ve lost me appetite for seafood, and everything from my ankle to the danglers hurts.
I actually end up finishing a fair amount of the food and ask for my check. When I stand up I notice I`m about 10 beers worth of tipsy and figure I`d best get horizontal and under a fan. ...
So we arrived in Los Mochis early in the morning on a plane built for 60 people but filled with 10. And the first thing we noticed is the fact that there is nothing to do in Los Mochis, so head off to El Fuerte to save a bit on the train ticket. The bus to Los Mochis leaves frequently and costs $M65. There's really nothing to do in Los ...
Other places to stay in Mazatlan
Avenida Playa Gaviotas 202, Mazatlan | 5 star hotelfrom $82
- Like the style and look
- The "Perla del Pacifico"--Hotel Playa Mazatlan!
- The best in town
Av. Camaron Sabalo No 710, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Costa De Oro Outstanding Service
- Fantastic Room & Staff
- Too Loud for Families
Ave Ernesto Coppel Campana 201, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $117
- Best in Mazatlan
- Let's keep Emeral Bay a secret
Calz. Sabalo Cerritos S/N, Mazatlan | Hotelfrom $90
- Simply Wonderful!
- Sea Garden employees are very friendly, but..
Avenida Camaron Sabalo 2121, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Awesome Vacation Spot
- Loved it will return
- Lovely Pueblo Bonito
Ave Playa Gaviotas 100, Zona Dorada, Mazatlan | Hotelfrom $95
Punta del Sabalo s/n, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Won't Stay Any where else in Mexico
- Faro Mazatlan - value plus
- We've been there lots!
Avenue del Mar 1111, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Av. Playa Gaviotas 212, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Great Family spot
- My Second Home
- The best hotel in Mazatlan
Cerritos No 3110, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Av. Cameron Sabalo 1927, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Avenida Del Mar 110, Mazatlan | 1 star hotelfrom $50
6291 Avenida Camaron Sabalo, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $101
- Great Trip
- Best 2 Weeks In A While
- The best Resort
Av. Camaron Sabalo S/N B, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $103
- Great vacation!!!
- Great view from the room
- Keep looking - not a Gold Crown Resort
Av. Camaron Sabalo s/n, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $86
Avenida del Mar # 719, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $59
Playa Gaviotas 307, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $45
- Great value for the money
- Azteca Is Great
- Great location
Av. del Toreo No 91, esq. Rafael Buelna, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $60
Avenida del Mar #1234, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Avenida Del Mar 48, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $45
Av. Del Mar No. 73 Mazatlan, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $70
Av. Camaron Sabalo 709 Zona Dorada , Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $55
Blvd Olas Altas 11 Sur, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $41
- Great Hotel, careful on Olas Atlas Beach
- Bargains in Mazatlan
- Great Place to Experience the "Real" Mexico
Avenida Camaron Sabalo S/n, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $61
- Great Deal for the price
- Oceano Palace Rocked!
- Ok but budget......
Av. Olas Altas No. 79 Sur, Mazatlan | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Ave Camaron Sabalo s/n, Mazatlan | 2 star hotelfrom $189