The St. Regis Mexico City
Travel Blogs from Mexico City
... to sit outside and overlook the plaza which was filled with many mariachi singers and hawkers trying to sell you a photo, serenade, or shawl. At one point within the confines of the restaurant, we had competing mariachi bands playing simultaneously around us. A beggar woman ask for money and when we played dumb, pulled out a plastic cup from the inside of her jacket and asked for us to tip some of our drink! It wasn't what we expected as it lacked authenticity and frankly a little ...
... the girls, Suzie and Donna] were conked, soaking up some sun. Madame Butterfly, what gives? One landed on my shirt, allowing me to commune with nature. There is nothing dirty in that statement, Dave; mind out of the gutter.
With time, the monarchs came our way, allowing for some interaction. Out of the woods, Peta, came a man with a machete but no issues this time. Most people had drifted away from the viewing zone so I suggested to Sid that the group was 'butterflied ...
... mariachi place, but obviously missed what the price was as I got another shock when the bill arrived…
With this in mind, the next day was full on Yorkshire. Think I did it on about £3 (before beer), which included 3 meals, several metro rides and a half day out, where I helped Alex go shopping in the main market, which was full of wheeler dealers and people just plain trying to rip you off, before then spending some time chilling out and cooking at his Crepe Van. ...
... and South America!
The city does have a reputation for being dangerous but we felt completely safe there walking around, although we didn’t spend too much time at night walking around. There were LOTS of fully armed policemen around too.
We took the bus about an hour away to visit the pyramids. This was our first day in Mexico and we experienced ...
... people are very tardy and its no uncommon for them to be an hour late for engagements, so in got to 12.45 and I thought he might not be coming. I then asked the lady to call me a taxi and explained that my taxi driver Julio from yesterday was late, she then said something pretty similar to what she told me when I first got downstairs which I now picked up as Julio has cancelled would you like me to call you another taxi, which I accepted. We don't let ...
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- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility