Hotel El Cedro
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... taxi drivers even refused to let us ride in our own van, so Randy, Helen and I hopped into another taxi sans our luggage. The taxi drivers smiled smugly and jumped back into their respective cars, but not before making sure many taxis benefitted from the new travel arrangements. Meanwhile, Gabino was left to drive the big, empty Caribbean Blue van on his own, headed towards the Mexican-Belize border.
Randy was annoyed at how the taxi drivers had behaved, ...
... border city, perhaps due to the warm winds of the Caribbean Sea.
We checked in at Hotel Ucum for the night. Our hotel of choice in the last trip. This hotel, like the city, is functional, and in prime location, right in the center of town. A walking distance from all the shops and restaurants. The room is clean and basic, more than suitable for a short stay, it also have a swimming pool and parking.
There are ...
The Mayans believe there are 3 levels of life . Like the Sabor tree you have the branches and leaves that represent heaven. The trunk is middle world. The roots are the underworld.
This museo had all three levels . It was interesting for a rainy day activity.
Met some Canadians there, and in our Campground are some Swiss campers.
It is so unusual to have anyone share ...
... corruption and graft you are subjected to.
Still, getting lost driving through Tampico is almost a Gringo urban
legend, and we were not excepted. Hopelessly turned around on narrow,
crowded streets, Rhonda has a brilliant idea. We will find a cab and and
hire it to lead us out of Tampico. After a few attempts at a
grocery-store taxi-stand, I find one Cabby with enough English to help
us and voila! We are on the road to Veracruz – $100 Pesos! We ...
... br> recorrerla a pie, ya que las distancias no son muy largas, y ademas algo
que pueden presumir sus habitantes es la SEGURIDAD, ahí no hay asaltos
ni robos, así que caminaras muy trabquolamente.
La avenida mas
famosa sin duda es el Boulevar Bahía, la cual es el malecón que te
permite obtener maginificas vistas del mar, y observar los bellos
atardeceres. Ademas es aquí donde se concentrab la mayoría de los
restaurantes, taquerías ...