A little Mezcal, a Burro, a field of Cactus,  a Crown of Thorns bread-roll, a Sombrero and a Mariachi band! A proposal on horseback! This is the Mexico you have been waiting for…

 

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Off- duty Burro

 

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Fields of Cactus – soon to be margarita heaven!

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Crown of thorns bread – only available at Easter (on our OTT table!)

On Saturday night after dinner we went for a wander up to the main square (the Jardin) there were families parading around, vendors selling ice-cream, mariachi bands, a brass band and a procession with dress up figures an engagement on horseback… you name it, it was happening.

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Saturday night in the Jardin

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Serenading an engagement? (We think this is what it was)

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Burro and his owner – leading the parade

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Puppet figurines  – on stilts

And finally a couple of little snippets of the sounds of Saturday in Mexico.

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