Raintrees Villa Vera Puerto Vallarta
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... We are totally enjoying relaxing here.
The vegetable truck comes by almost every day to keep us well supplied with fresh veggies, plus eggs and cheese. Mexican cheddar, a wonderful flavor, a bit different from our Wisconsin cheddar.
We have a Yucca fruit tree on our camping spot. They are called Jackfruit in Wikipedia, but all the locals here call them Yuccas. There is fruit on our tree, we have discussed it with Anderika, our vegetable vendor. He told us it ...
... Several restaurants lined the coast where you can get cheap cervezas,
margaritas, and tacos. There is a small craft market selling cheap
souvenirs. There are also bars and restaurants overlooking the
marina and the water providing a perfect spot for watching the
Outside, there were plenty of cabs and locals touting for the tour spots, but it was not
noisy and crowded. One of the places being promoted was the ...
... the majority of our time relaxing by the ocean or the beach. This was a free tour that came with our package.
Next was the Travel club presentation. It took two hours of our time; we ate breakfast during the presentation. It is an interesting idea, you can save a lot of money travelling but the upfront costs to join the club are quite a lot. They tried everything to get you to join from changing the down ...
... decided to hit the gourmet burger bar. EXCEPT on our way to the room we had to stop at Concierge to ask about Turtle releasing today. To Theresa's insane excitement, they had turtles that had hatched and were ready to be released. A quick change, a 35 peso cab ride to a neighbouring hotel and we were at the hotel where they release the turtles with 90 minutes of time to kill before they did, we sat in the sand and we waited.
This is one of the ...
... 6 and i was quite surprised it was quite nice. of course spent all my money in the silver shop so had nothing left to buy any tequila (sorry erika). came back to the ship and bought a mexican blanket which will be good for the beach when we go up to green lake. well that's it for now, 2 days at sea then back to san diego where we hope to rent a car for the day and do some shopping.