Cozumel

Carlos took us to one of his favorite spots with live rock 'n roll at the locals bar, Viva Mexico.

Our host Carlos took us to one of his favorite spots with live rock ‘n roll at the locals bar, Viva Mexico.

A nightcap at the Love Palapa after a wonderful meal with new friends.

A nightcap at the Love Palapa after being invited by new friends to a dinner with freshly caught Mahi Mahi.

Our first indoor apartment parking! You make for a great clothesline Brain.

Our first indoor apartment parking! You make for a great clothesline Brain.

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Campeching

Another 3-by. Thankfully all helmeted.

Another 3-by. Thankfully all helmeted.

Ta da. This is how I take up space on the walkway to the entrance to one of the fortresses overlooking the city of Campeche.

Ta da. This is how I take up space on the walkway to the entrance to one of the fortresses overlooking the city of Campeche.

Eh, I think the dust in Baja was better than the mud in Mainland.

Eh, I think the dust in Baja was better than the mud in the Yukatan.

Thumbs up for no mud on my bike.

Thumbs up for no mud on my bike.

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Jungle Fever

The Mayan ruins of Palenque.

The Mayan ruins of Palenque.

Yeah, I'm that quick.

Yeah, I’m that quick.

Fern gully.

Exploring the jungle around the ruins we came across this fern gully.

Hey little dude, do you walk on water too? So far unidentified lizard object (ULO).

Hey little dude, do you walk on water too? So far unidentified lizard object (ULO).

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Cattle Call

Only in Mexico will you find yourself inside a giant styrofoam cooler where  people can play ice hockey at the Veracruz State Fair.

In one of the hottest places yet on our trip through Mexico we found ourselves inside a giant styrofoam cooler with people playing ice hockey. It was wonderful! The ice did seem to be steaming though…

You look thirsty cow, have some cervesa.

You look thirsty cow, have some cervesa.

Just ignore Becky doing squats in the background.

Gerry, our wonderful Mexican-Canadian host. With his idol.

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Cervantino City

If I understand the local folklore correctly, Pepila the miner built this city by carrying a large boulder up the mountain, clad in just his chonies.

If I understand the local folklore correctly, Pepila the miner built this city by carrying a large boulder up the mountain, clad in just his chonies.

No need to go in the mine with these convenient carts planted outside.

No need to go in the mine with these convenient carts planted outside.

Putting your hands on your hips doesn't make you a hipster, Becky.

Putting your hands on your hips doesn’t make you a hipster, Becky.

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