The Pearl of the Pacific: Mazatlan November 11th 2014 On Monday, after a great afternoon and evening spent with family, we checked into an airport hotel...and awoke Tuesday morning at 4:30am to leave for Mazatlan...
We got to our hotel here in old Mazatlan around 2 pm, and unpacked and napped. We were awoken by music blasting from a car; not unexpected since there is a cruising street between us and the beach... We decided to walk down to the beach ... read more
North America » Mexico » Sinaloa » Mazatlan The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
I was a primary teacher in a K-12 alternative school. In 2006, I took a leave for four months, travelling through Central America. I visited schools and studied Spanish along with being a tourist. My class followed my travels through this blog. I have continued to use this blog to keep friends, family and my students connected to my travels, recently in Mexico and now Kenya!
I am now retired and my husband and I hope to do even more traveling! I am volunteering in an after-school program on the Indian reservation where we live and at the local art museu... full info