Villa Las Margaritas Plaza Cristal
Travel Blogs from Jalapa
... my scrumptious four-course menu del dia as I watched the goings-on in the street below. The best part was watching a young girl hit on a street performer. He was one of those guys dressed all in gold, his face painted in gold paint. I'm not exactly sure what he was supposed to be, a ninja maybe. His act was really lame. He did what I think were supposed to be robotic- like movements that were not very robotic, occasionally moving one of his hands or his ...
A nice university town built on the hilly countryside below volcanic peak of Cofre de Perote. Being a lot closer to the coast, it's surrounded by jungle vegetation, but it’s also hot as hell. I stayed only a few nights but packed in many activities. Xalapa is home to the University of Veracruz, as well as many other arts schools. You can see and feel the creativity all throughout the city.
After walking a few miles from the bus station to downtown, ...
... for this for two months! I was so elated!
She grabs my passport and looks at me with hard eyes and asks me something in very fast hard Spanish. Iv bounded up like some kind of new spring bambi and say 'Hola!! Hablas Ingles'? :D grinning like a 5 year old Cheshire cat.
NOA. She says angrily and prods me with the same question in fast Spanish.
Oh.. Err.. Lo Siento.. Err Hablas Ingles..
She looks really ****** off now.. NOA!! She grabs all ...
... panting like a dog going up all these stairs.
There are eagles that perform there as well. These eagles have been rescued and cannot be returned to the wild so they are there to perform.
By the time we walked down to the car my legs were like rubber. And it was too beautiful to miss. What I notice is how many Mexican ...
... heavy industry city full of factories and bars.
That freedom has been pounded out of us by a tragedy focused press, so that none of our children have ever experienced the childhoods we have had. Today, we have replaced freedom and joy with organized sports and activities were we can stare at our children every single second.
Now, that fear of our fellow Americans is instilled in our persona. Now, that fear of our unmet American neighbor is ...