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The Easter holidays are here and I'm off on holiday to Los Cabos for a week! First of all, to break up the journey we are travelling for one night only to the North of Mexico. A place where no tourists are recommended to go, a border we were forbidden to cross in every meeting/orientation we had, and a place so outstanding that it really was worth the visit.
My most recent travel destination: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon. The North East of ...
... bodies were found in November in Guadalajara, another territory being disputed
by the Zetas and the Sinaloa group.
So far this month, 23 bodies were found dumped or hanging in the city of
Nuevo Laredo and 18 were found along a highway south of Guadalajara, Mexico's
In April, police found the mutilated bodies of 14 men in a minivan abandoned
in downtown Nuevo Laredo, along with a message from an undisclosed drug ...
... Mexico there is a second immigration and customs check point and booth.
They are checking that you have the required documentation - tourist permit and temporary car importation papers and Mexican car insurance....It is quick and easy - no lineup - a formality as long as you do have the proper documentation..
About 20 K further on, there is a road toll booth. Road toll 200 peso's ($20)....yippp's
Speeding along this 200K to 300K toll road ...
... is fresh, there are mountains and hills every where you go, and it is beautiful. I find it funny how my family in mexico is so rich that one of my aunts have a mansion, but in America we are not so rich. Monterrey used to be so beautiful, until Las Zetas, a gang, destroyed it. At least i got to see my family that i have not seen in years. Even my mom came from Houston to my surprise party. ...
3rd largest city in Mexico. Surrounded by a great scenery of mountains. The city itself is like any other big Mexican City. We did not get to do the canoeing with 27 drops with the larges exceeding 30 feet because we both did not feel well and wanted to stay close to the bathroom. The trip goes for 6 hours and this would have definitely been a disaster with the two of us in a canoe.