Photos for Journal 8-Hasta La Vista Mexico
Glenys buying Christmas gift for her mom. The colors
of Mexican art are very vivid
The festival of the Magdelena, where groups march to the church
to get blessed by the priest.
The procession included Aztec
dancers, who performed  their
amazing dancing in the square
Church of the
Magdelena in Puerto
Marian at Puerto Vallarta as
viewed from the aft deck of
Cruiser putting on a chili cook
off,  which raises money for the
local special education school
Jean, and Irene joining us for a sail
in Banderas bay. Very little wind,
but still had a good time. Skippers
dream-all female crew?
Glens first successful effort
with the pressure cooker. Made
some great Chile!
Having a cocktail at sunset, and
thinking that next week we will
be going west across the pacific,
into the sunset
The sewing machine?
Glenys made covers, and
some table cloths. Is this
lady domesticated?
DREAMCATCHER in full canvas.
Making sure we know how to put
it on correctly
Beers at Philos, and meeting other
cruisers. This is Sven, x HP solo
sailor to New Zealand
Getting a chance to try
out the cruising chute
again. Pacticing in
Banderas Bay before we
take off
BBQ corn-what a great smell!
Kids and chasing pigeons
Night time at the Melecon
Glenys enjoying the art work of
Mermaids along the Melacon
The lovely Melacon, with its
expansive walkway
Many interactive works of art, when
kids can explore the art work
Rob and Gerda, Dutch couple  
having a glass of wine with us the
night before we departed. They
left San Diego 8 years ago to sail
around the world. Came to PV,
and never left. They have a
beautiful home, and fabulous
Is there room for all the fresh
fruit and vegetables??
Last shopping trip at Sams
club for final provisions.
Where do we put all this?
Looking at our last sunset in Puerto
Vallarta from the boat. Hard to
believe, that tomorrow we will be
crossing the Pacific.....
Our last dinner at VICs. He is a
fabulous host, and serves wonderful
food at very reasonable prices.
Dinner, with 2 margarita's each with
side shot of tequila, and guacamole
starter, is about $ 20
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