Travel Blogs from Mazatlan
... meeting Americans and listening to sickly sweet beach music, Mazatlan has got you covered. In the interest in not sounding like a grumpy old man, it's not all bad. Mazatlan hosts swell fishing of marlin, dorado and tuna among other species. The historic downtown is also full of little restaurants and cafes. And if it is relaxation you're after, then the beach is a great place (especially to relieve the ...
I woke up and really wanted to get to Mazatlan because I had heard good things about it and knew there was a hostel there (so I could actually meet some people more my age). It was 270 miles away so I elected to just take the highway, no dirt roads today. It was just long & straight (lots of farming) but it was what i needed to do to get to Mazatlan in one day. When i got here, I spent 40 ...
... talk to people. One of the boat captains tell us not to worry, that we can have our turn on the VHF at the end of the announcements, and kindly, another captain saves us the trouble and makes the announcement for us...and makes us sound pretty good too! In about 30 min, Saturday coffee hour starts and we get the chance to schmooze with a bunch of the boaters hanging out at the harbor. A couple (Hugh and Victoria) offers us a ride to ...
... than two miles with my bag or four without and I`m going on hoof. That, along with some ever increasing mileage on the monkey feet (Vibram Five Fingers for those who havenīt discovered the greatest pair of footwear since, well, footwear) should keep me in bikini condition. Which incidentally, brings me to how I made a super hot Mexican nurse`s knees weak at the site of my bare ass a couple hours ago.
So I`m walking along the beach, tide ...
... playground. We found this snazzy stand where a lady was selling unpainted ceramic figurines that you can paint yourself for unbelievable prices. We painted two of them for only $2. Since the paint was so thin, we had to put on like 4 coats, so it took us about 2 hours. Best $2-2hour entertainment ever.
For dinner, we finally got a bit bored of eating tacos and decided that we needed some American loving. KFC just ...
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
Avenue del Mar 1111, Mazatlan | 4 star hotelfrom $53
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!
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