Margaritas & Fajitas

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January 24th 2006
Published: January 30th 2006
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Or it’s a long way to go to avoid turkey! Our transition to Mexico began the first night; we camped at Nogales, USA side and immediately sensed a difference There was a Mexican Christmas fiesta in progress, hey Macerena was playing loudly, Kids were kicking up the autumn leaves in 70 F sunshine. Santa was handing out gifts, a very loud disco (Mexican norm we soon realised) commenced; we beg... Read Full Entry

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So nearly thereSo nearly there
So nearly there

You are not allowed to use flash to take pictures as the light disorientates the turtles, i was so pleased to have this opportunity the next morning.
Help at handHelp at hand
Help at hand

AN excellent choice to stop to buy tomatoes, right outside this workshop. They use these tiny screws to keep a lot of the rig together I think by the time we get back to the States we may well have quite a bit of our rig in a plastic bag

If you didnt know otherwise, could'nt this be a picture of Thailand or India.
Pretty (noisy ) birdPretty (noisy ) bird
Pretty (noisy ) bird

These birds make a loud echo type noise.
? ancient Mayan RV? ancient Mayan RV
? ancient Mayan RV

We thought this Glyph represented the sign for an ancient RV Park

We loved this site, if you look at the side you can see the back part has not been excevated.
Birthday beerBirthday beer
Birthday beer

Cheers everyone, Dates are difficult in this life. Graeme wished me "Happy Birthday" a day early.
Birthday viewBirthday view
Birthday view

We sat on the beach taking in this view. Not bad for January.
Wicked bus!Wicked bus!
Wicked bus!

In Acupulco all the buses are painted with film characters or scenes. SO you can catch the "Shrek" bus or Dumbo.
market stallmarket stall
market stall

These sacks contained dried chillies and Mole paste( a tradtional Chiapas dish, made with spices and chocolate, Graemes favourite)
Graeme being a turtle!Graeme being a turtle!
Graeme being a turtle!

At the site at Acapulco we had these little wading pools. The trouble was we parked with it right outside the door, so had to be careful not to forget it was there.
Oncoming traffic problemOncoming traffic problem
Oncoming traffic problem

We were confronted by this herd heading towards us, no problem, they just bumped along the side of the bus....

31st January 2006

oooooooooooh looks fab, would love to go there. Saw trish the other day -really looking forward to seeing you guys. Turtles look amaxing - wonder what they taste like!! - only joking - had the chance in Cuba but couldn't bring myself to do it. Glad you are both ok - this place has gone mad!! Much love always, Julia
31st January 2006

Hi Moi You still sound like you are having a ball - everyone is very jealous looking at your pictures and reading your stories, Missing you Love Al XX
1st February 2006

hi guys, what a wonderful pleasure it is to watch your journey! when do you plan to love to meet you somewhere! stephen , ireland
26th September 2016
So nearly there

Nice photo's
We (shortly for now) looked at yout photo's on your website. They look great! We had a nice talk with you today, thanks! Hope to meet you again, Will and Maria trom Holland.
20th August 2017
Colourful pinatas stall

email me please
21st August 2017
Colourful pinatas stall

margaritas and fajitas
Hi. did we meet in Mexico? just confirm and I will email you

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