Mexico Take Two

For those of you following along at home*, you know that after a brief stint in Belize and Guatemala, I'm back in Mexico—San Cristobal de las Casas to be exact. It is a gorgeous town with lots to do, although I find the majority of my activities involve ice cream, crosswords, and chatting with my dad, with whom I met up a few days ago.

Besides loafing, we've just meandered* around. There is some great architecture to see as well as a church or two. The food, as always, is amazing. Our hotel has a wonderful courtyard with a great bougainvillea. Also, just out of town, there is a great walk up the river, with sketchy suspension bridge included!

Besides loafing/meandering about town, we did a great trip up the Canyon del Sumidero. We saw birds, spider monkeys, and even crocodiles. Besides the fact that it was an organized trip and they shuffled us around like cards and stuffed us in wherever we fit, it was worth it.

Yep, Mexico continues to live up to its reputation for easy, relatively cheap, interesting traveling. So as the end of this adventure draws near, it is comforting to think that I know I will be back someday.
Friday March 19 2010File under: travel, Mexico

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on Fri 19th Mar, 2010 07:43 pm PDT andrew said:
Wow. Deneva really let herself go.
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on Mon 22nd Mar, 2010 04:22 am PDT Horge said:
BTW, that food looks awesome! I'd probably kill for some of those, laxativic or not. Definitely have a couple portions for me! (though here in my new town they do have a sub-par, expensive Tex-mex restaurant - I have no idea how they're not ashamed to serve fajitas that come to the table not still-popping...)
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