of vaca! Another beach day, of course, and I found this amazing bookstore cafe that traded my hilarious copy of ‘Whale Harbor’ by NM Kelby for Elizabeth Gilbert’s ‘Pilgrims’. They also had fantastic chocolate cake and cream filled brownies, but I didn’t get photos before they disappeared…Read more "Last Full Day"
Ended up here for the afternoon. Walked around a bit, Dan snorkeled and I loafed by the surf.Read more "Meslamaya Instead!"
Took a longer bus trip today to check out the beach at Boca.Read more "Boca"
is an interesting day here. Almost all the stores, and many of the restaurants, are closed for the day. In the evening along the beach and malecon a festive fair of booths with sweets and other goodies popped up. Live music in the square and lots of locals strolling and milling and visiting. A relaxing […]Read more "Sunday"
Met some new friends on the beach today- the candy wheelbarrow man, the pie lady and this funny black dog with good manners who sat down at the edge of our chairs and waited patiently while Dan fed him one chip at a time!Read more "New Friends"
We dove at Los Arcos today and I didn’t even drown. Visibility was low, but about 60 feet down our guide Jadi showed us rays, pufferfish, zebra eels and a tiny seahorse! As soon as I saw that horrible fluorescent banana rental wetsuit, I knew it would be all mine! So, everyone else is looking […]Read more "Scuba"
I don’t know exactly what’s happening here, but just watching it made me want to throw up.Read more "Mexican Maypole"
Nearly pros at taking the bus now… Ok we barely managed to make it back until a local took pity on us and stepped in to help. After the beach it was a walk around some shops where I bought bracelets and scarves and pastries and sampled some tequila. Then we had a great shrimp […]Read more "Round and Round"
You would think I would have learned my lesson after a less than thorough sunscreen application (due to sandy feet) that left my ankles so burnt they’re literally raw- but no! More sun, here we come!Read more "All Beach, All the Time!"
Tasty authentic Italian on a balcony overlooking the surf and sultry Cuban music and dancing. Dan left our names on the wall. Another beautiful day in paradise!Read more "Italian Food and Cuban Music"