Travel Blogs from Manzanillo
... We saw what we think are “Caiman crocodilus (spectacled caiman)” right in front of our campsite! There was a little territorial display to top off their performance and I was able to photograph a little of it. We had some heated discussion about whether this is a caiman or alligator or crocodile. We visited a protected site a few days later in La Mazinilla. The people there insisted that we were seeing crocodiles. Actually ...
... learned our number vocab well had we? Wendy rose to the challenge and although his English was fine he gave us a refresher. W loves that sort of thing. Must be her TESOL background. The two cans of Coke cost us 20 Pesos or $1.60 for two! We also bought postcards but finding the post office was most unsuccessful as we tried our very limited skills with a non English speaker. We just couldn't get post office across not in the list of vocab we had. All lots ...
... sanctuary) and also the Salt Museum, salt being a major local industry. Surfers come to Cuyutlan several months of the year for their enormous green waves. The lagoons surrounding Cuyutlan have abundant wildlife where birding is especially good. November will start the whale migration and Cuyutlan is right on the path.
We have a website dedicated to travels in the Travco. You can visit it at www.travcotravels.com
... stay here a day or two and then head to our final destination to the east about 180 miles to XPU-HA where we will remain until May. XPU-HA is south of
Playa del Carmen and about 60 miles south of Cancun.
We have had a great time here in Melaque and have made new friends and reunited
with old friends. The town and the locals ...
Then without any break, they start to
celebrate “Semana Santa”, or Holy Week,
the week leading up to Easter. This is the most important holiday in the
Catholic Church because it is the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus
Christ. Starting on Palm Sunday (Domingo de Ramos) to Easter Sunday (Domingo de
Pascua), Mexicans start a two-week holiday. This is their variation of
Spring Break and many ...
Other places to stay in Manzanillo
36 Av. Olas Altas, Manzanillo | Hotelfrom $78