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... mezcal, their local spirit which was fiery and not our cup of tea. We also tried chilli grasshoppers which were tasty and actually tasted like sundries tomatoes. We visited a cheese mongers and sampled their 'stringy cheese' which they put in a lot of their street food. We also visited a chocolate factory where we sampled the VERY dark chocolate and chocolate drink. Once we were done the 5 of us squeezed Into a taxi and headed to Augustines house ...
... Chinese food and movie marathons.
We arrived here last night after a five-hour bus ride through the mountains. Once again, the hotel we're staying at is quite nice -- it has a swimming pool and a rooftop bar, and we were greeted with welcome tequila sunrises. Can't argue with that!
For dinner last night we went to a mostly vegetarian restaurant with a five-page long menu of delicious salads, sandwiches and veggie options. ...
... the morning are still there so we grab lunch there. I have Argentinian beef with salad and Hinesh has tacos. After today we are both taco'd out. Don't know what we will do for the week and a half we have left here….
We also organise our trek tomorrow and our bus tickets to Mexico City for Sunday. We wander around the city again and there are festivities happening on the streets - dancing, giant puppets on stilts, music. Its all very colourful and Hinesh laughs as ...
... behind several locked gates and have little grandmothers on either side of them, totally safe). We finally joined up with the back of the calenda and it was more of the same but still outrageous. The whole thing just brought a huge smile to our faces as we wandered along side following the parade, which was really the thing it was a moving parade. You did not sit and watch it go by it was active participation. ...
... and flown into Oaxaca the next morning, and installed in the afternoon, just ahead of the arrival of the dreaded Daniel.
El's comments: For those of you who have not endured this story, I will recount the "Rosie documentation saga" again. Although we have just found out that United changed its rules during summer 2013 to allow animals to fly Houston to Oaxaca direct, when I was making air reservations this was not the case. Various ...