Archive for February, 2017

Feb 28, 2017

We cheated

We have attended the Mazatlan Carnival parade in person a few times.  The event is full of life and much energy however much fortitude is required as it seems to go on and on and much standing is involved.  We chose not to attend this year but then discovered that we could watch the parade […]


Feb 27, 2017

It was a most illuminating evening

Last Saturday, for the third time ever we chose to attend the carnaval fireworks.  Our venue was the top of the Freeman Hotel.  You must purchase your tickets by the end of November as it will likely be sold out by then.  Last year one enterprising individual bought out the entire floor, presumably for his […]


Feb 26, 2017

Mazatlan is bursting at the seams

It’s Carnaval 2017 😛 Last Friday we had our chiro appointment and from there walked into Centro to buy some chicken for you know who.  As we left the Isla at the Playa Sur embarcadero we met a young couple heading back to Mazatlan.  It was 10:20AM!  They were heading back to their cruise ship […]


Feb 22, 2017

The day got away from us

The plan for today was relax and even more relaxation. The girls have had a bit of a rash for close to two weeks.  I noticed it because they were itchy and there were some rough patches on their chest.  Some hair had fallen away in each area.  I started to use an antifungal and […]


Feb 20, 2017

Was it the California storm or another?

Whichever it was, it was a real pain in the neck for us.  We knew that we were expecting 18mm of rain last Saturday night, but not the high winds.  I guess being right on the ocean makes us more vulnerable.  For certain we got at least one inch of rain/25mm but likely more, all […]


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