After two days on the beach with changing weather and more rain, we decided to pack the motorcycles, visit the turtle museum and drive towards the boarder to Guatemala. In the rain we packed the motorcycles, said goodbye to the beach and drove the 10 minutes to Mazunte, where the
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From Orizaba we drove to Hierve el Agua, which translate into “the water boils”. The rock formations are created by fresh water springs, whose water is over-saturated with calcium carbonate and other minerals. As the water scurries over the cliffs, the excess minerals are deposited creating this sight (Source https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hierve_el_Agua):
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The state Veracruz is known as a coffee-growing region and is home to the highest peak in Mexico “Pico de Orizaba” (5611 meter). We stopped in Coatepec, which is known for gourmet coffee. Coatepec was founded in 1701 and the coffee has been grown in the surrounding cloud forests for
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We love staying with people, who live in the areas we are travelling in. It gives us the change to make new friendships and explore the area with a local perspective. It was a first for us living with a Mexican family. Garry is originally from Great Britain, but after
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Garry recommended a day trip to the ruin of Xochicalco, but first I had to get better! I was feeling horrible and exhausted when we got to Garry’s house. I had all ready been sick the last three days in Valle de Bravo, my body was hurting and I was
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It was late before we finally could see “Nevado de Toluca”. The Volcano is in 4200 meters, so we had to stop and put more clothes on because of declining temperatures. Almost at the campground the GPS showed 13,487 feet/4110 meters (right picture).   I had been sick the last
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This is our last tourist stop on our way to Valle de bravo. The waterfall “Cascada de Tamul” is 105 meters tall and plunges into a different river “Rio Santa Maria”. It is the highest waterfall in the state of San Luis Potosi and one of the most beautiful in
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