Posada Real Tapalpa
Travel Blogs from Tapalpa
... February. Up in time for the hostel breakfast ( sweet sugary cereals or hotcakes you cook yourself from a packet and coffee which was so vile I threw out and made my own from a packet saved from a US motel! ) we wander across the road for a free walking tour from the tourist office at 9am. There were 6 of us and the man who was an older gent, resident, originally German but bilingual took us through the council offices and gave a history of Peurto Vallarta and then ...
We're back to Villa Corona tonight to pack up and leave for the coast in the morning.
We're sad to leave Casa Esperanza. We had such a great time with her we could easily have stayed a month.
Maybe next year.
This evening Bob and Donna and I walked over ...
... driving and motor vehicle violations, and are
usually pretty strict. The lone police officer approached us on the passenger
side on a very busy part of a congested three-lane highway and informed me that
he was stopping me for having unlawful tinted windows.
After I gave him my
license, he asked me to step out of the truck and return to his police vehicle.
He tells me that there is an $800 pesos ($60 US) fine for the tinted windows.
... opened little bar/resto that is partially submerged in water. Awesome. Next you must cross a kind of stream that's been carved into the sand running from the lagoon to the ocean. Just about one to two meters across and maybe a foot at it's deepest so not a big deal but it adds to the feeling of remoteness and cool factor. Then you're on wet, hard packed sand for maybe 200 meters, another 50 of the soft stuff and you're at the entrance. I'm camped ...
... air conditioning but generally there are no heating or cooling systems in our houses other than ceiling fans. Last years low was upper 40 which was just a day or two. Pretty much the rest of the year is highs in the 70's to mid 80's lows in the 60's. Just south of the town of Jocotepec was our destination Grand event/sports/RV park "Roca Azul (blue Rock) facebook link. It is under new management and ...