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Just After 8am, over two hours late, we finally arrived in Mexico City. The tiny lady next to me on the bus started talking to me in Spanish about taxis saying 'danger, mas carro,' and a lot of Spanish I didn't understand, but told us to go with her. We followed her for a while through the bush bus station as she lugged two suitcases and all her pillows, and finally established that her friend was a taxi driver and he was going ...
I landed after having the emergency exit to myself. Excitement and happiness soon turned to sadness anger and disappointment when I found out my water bottle had leaked and my passport looked more like soggy old book. The feeling was that of total despair I won't be able to get into Mexico I need a new one will I still be ablei to catch my plane to Cuba. I raced though out the airport to find a bathroom to I could dry my passport out and to discover only paper towels. I should ...
... br> Meals: $0.50 - $2
Water: $0.80 for 1.5 litres
Alcohol: $1 a beer
$0.25c – Single train fare to anywhere
$3.50 for return bus to Pyramids
Pyramids Entry: $5
Lucha Libre - $10 entry
Average Daily Spend per person: $35
Transport there for both of us: $400
Total Spend for both of us inc. Transport: $680 flight from ...
... was watching each search as it took place. Just the sort of thing to send your blood pressure sky high, but our response is of resigned amusement, and if one of us looks like we're losing it the other one takes over.
It was lucky that Chetumal our first stop was only 15k away, but we needed a stop here to complete our Mexican insurance formalities. This is the type of country where you just feel that insurance for the car might just pay ...
... the daily
ceremony in which the military trot out and take down the enormous
Later in the evening, Bryan and I went out to a
couple of places for drinks and a traditional Mexican meal. Back at the
hostal we played some cards ...