Hosteria Las Quintas Resort Spa
Travel Blogs from Cuernavaca
... had to eat one because they were absolutely disgusting!
Sadly, we had our last hurrah tonight. Almost all of us went to this guy's apartment that some of the girls met, and we hung out here before going to the club. This apartment was absolutely beautiful! The view from the balcony was indescribable and I didn't expect that at all. Once we ...
January 15 I traveled via Mexican government escort about 2 hours south of Cuernavaca, to a marginalized rural Secundaria school. The road to get to these villages had just been built 15 years ago, before then the only way to access these villages was on horse back. On the way there we saw a 4.5 foot snake cross the road and picked up a very elderly Mexican man to give a ride to the next village. The school was very tiny, but the inside was ...
... tombs, whereas in the US cemeteries are a very depressing place to me.
Once we got back to school we hung out for about an hour, until the fiesta started. At 3:00 all of the host mamas brought a dish to pass, there were margaritas made, a mariachi band arrived, and lots of fun started! Everyone from the school was there and we got to experience our first Mexican fiesta! It was so much fun and the food was ...
... savvy at this point.
Trips were planned for two afternoons during the week and longer trips were planned for weekend trips. Cooking, art, dance and music lessons could be arranged also. A movie night was held once a week. All the other students lived with a Mexican family so they were totally immersed in Spanish. Lots of good activities.
We haven't learned the Spanish that we know just by taking a week or two of Spanish each year. Most of our ...
Ash Wednesday is perhaps one of my favorite days. I reminds us where we came from and where are going. Click the link to read an interestingly wonderful perspective on this day.
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/nadiabolzw eber/2012/02/why-i-love-ash-wednesday-a nd-lent-part-2-death/
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services