Travel Blogs from Puebla
... to salsa and we all got out on the dance floor. I have two left feet at the best of times, especially when it comes to salsa which I have never, ever been able to get. But some of the others could really dance, and the rest of us just had fun anyway. The next table over full of Mexican guys seemed loudly appreciative, anyway.
Around 1:30, they turned the lights on and kicked us out. Not exactly an all-night bar hop. But we were ...
... had mostly English language booths, but then they had food too! I bought a sweet made from ground up pumpkin seeds called Esmeralda!! I also bought a coffee liqueur that was quite tasty.
Then, we made our way back from Puebla to Mexico City to the original hotel we stayed at. Elaine and I watched My Big Fat Greek Wedding on the way back! IT'S SUCH A PERFECT MOVIE!!
And unfortunately, ...
... bit more time wandering the streets in the late afternoon warm sun as this was merely an overnight stop. It was 5 pm once our very short orientation tour indicating where the bank, ATM, key sights, etc were pointed out was ...
... No reception yet but hopeful. Quick updating before 1215 rendezvous.
Puebla is known for its lucha libre wrestling! Everyone is going to take in the fun later. Fabian took us for a bit of a reconnoitre and then lunch. Had enchiladas rojas [with a red, slightly spicier, sauce] and a Pacifico beer. Lots of easygoing conversation amongst the group. Sara and Sarky tend to have a natural gift for the gab 70MP.
After the most abnormally wet and cool spring ever in Jaen, warm weather is FINALLY upon us. In true Spanish fashion, pretty much everyone complained about how cold the spring was, and how it's like "living in the north" down here. Of course, the very day that the weather changed, they all began complaining that they don't like so much heat and that it's ...