Tecolutla, Mexico

Travel Blogs from Tecolutla

Tecolutla Travel Blogs (25)
Non-Touristy type Beach Town, Tecolutla, Mexico travel blog

Non-Touristy type Beach Town

A travel blog entry by trekamerica


... of the Plaza!! The most important and growing economic activity here is tourism. The primary reason for this is that Tecolutla is the closest beach to Mexico City. The town has about 15 km of beaches which face directly onto the Gulf. . ...

23. I stop waiting around, Tecolutla, Mexico travel blog

23. I stop waiting around

A travel blog entry by mlloyd


Miércoles (Wednesday) It had become clear to me that though I came to Tecolutla to volunteer, Fernando’s group did not need me. They were kind enough to welcome me, ferry me around, and feed me, but they had a system in place and everything worked ...

9. My first turtle release & an unexpected welcome, Tecolutla, Mexico travel blog

9. My first turtle release & an unexpected welcome

A travel blog entry by mlloyd


Domingo (Sunday) Every morning between 7 and 9 during turtle hatching season, tourists can go to el campamento, listen to a lecture about the turtles and Fernando’s work, and then get to release a baby turtle into the sea. I knew this thanks to a ...

10. More turtles, Tecolutla, Mexico travel blog

10. More turtles

A travel blog entry by mlloyd


... the gate, I saw Maria going into one of the tents. “Hey, there’s Maria!”  “Maria is going to Mexico City today,” Fernando told me, starting the engine. Having just come from there, I knew it was an all day trip. I was ...