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Travel Blogs from Mazatlan
Well, we just spent 4 days in Mazatlan and it was great! We
stayed at a much better RV Park. It was SOOO hot, but at least there was a pool
with an ocean view. It was a 2 minute walk to the beach, which had huge surf. Lola
was not yet accustomed to the undertow and the crazy waves. I took the dogs to
the beach by myself and let Lola have at it! Mabel is a big scared baby still,
so she has to ...
May 13, 2012
Mother's Day is just another day under the hot topical sun here in Mazatlan. I am sure our routine is much like yours: we awake to make the coffee, go online to catch an update on the hurricane, go chase iguanas, have breakfast, take some photos, get in a little SCUBA, and miss our moms.There is a tropical storm roaring about 500 miles south of us; it had only a forty percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone (hurricane). ...
... up I saw his chane had snapped and lucky for him it had simply fallen onto theroad and caused no damage to his bike. He was also very lucky that another rider had a spare chain that fitted his bike.
We headed onwards in the boiling dry heat towards the 2nd murder capital and found the hotel right on the main road into town. Unfortunately there is no swiming pool at this hotel so I think most of us simply fell asleep when we arrived.
... she did it on the stove!) and made it feel like Thanksgiving nonetheless.
Although the winds picked up to 25 kts through the night (main and genoa reefed in), the wind stayed on our beam and the wind waves remained manageable, which made for a swift passage and landed us in Mazatlan just after noon the following day.
We are both very happy to say that Mazatlan (at least El Centro Mazatlan) is nothing like Cabo San Lucas, though Cabo certainly ...
... The crowd loved it. At least they seemed to in between huge sloppy mouthfuls of pizza, chips, cotton candy, pork rinds and the clear fan favourite – large styrofoam plates of greasy red sausage. The team colours are red, too, so there you go. A group of young girls a couple rows in front of us, sisters I think, based on the uncanny similarity of both their toques and under-bites, literally spent the entire game scarfing down every version of lukewarm junk food on offer, ...