Hotel & Club Campestre Altos Paraiso
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... drink before heading back.
Chris and I have been on many little tours of similar nature but this one was excellent. Michael knew his stuff and thought of every detail to make this trip educational, enjoyable and comfortable. We cannot think of an experience that we would have liked better than this trip as a wonderful birthday present for Chris. Kudos to Michael!
... bowl. As sunset approached the turtle man drew a line in the sand near the sea and we started to move the babies from the bowls to the sand; they all instictively seemed to know to head to the sea, however some were faster than others. A flock of birds flew by at one point, but luckily they didn't show an interest in our little ones. Once near the waters edge, a wave would catch the turtles and take them out to sea; in the fading sunlight we could ...
I had a great time in Puerto Escondido. It is the most famous beach in Mexico for surfing. So I decided it would be a good stop in order to learn how. Getting there from Oaxaca was a bit of fun. It was a 7 hour ride in a minibus along a winding 2 lane road through the mountains. Then when we arrived I had to turn around in the cab because I left my camera in the bus. Luckily it was still there and not in someone's pocket. I found a place ...
... some of what was said, the whole process obviously taking longer, much of what the guide said being missed.
The Temple of the Sun was very busy, a long conga line forming after the second climb which was something different in a day of largely repetition for me.
Back to the non-existent bus, the driver zooming around late, claiming he had gone for gas; yeah, right.
To the Nuevo Internacional restaurant for lunch. The waiter was pushing the salad ...
... Wayne also decided to take part in and downed my drink. Luckily I made it back just before the free drinks had ended.
On the way back from the bar, we met one of the stray dogs from the beach. I decided that we should name him Oreo and that we should lure him back to our hostel to give him the remains of our Lasagne, he needed it more than us! We got quite far, when we met another of the stray dogs, to which Wayne had fed ...
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