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 Family on Bikes

From the Four Corners of the Earth
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Tamaulipas


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Our first state south of the border! The people of Tamaulipas quickly put our fears to rest - the Mexican people are some of the most friendly we've ever met.

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Veracruz


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Gosh darn! Veracruz is one long state! We had a whole host of adventures here and it's hard to sum it up. We made the transition into a hot and humid climate, which makes cycling difficult. But still - we met many wonderful people who added magic to our journey.

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Mexico City


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From the port of Veracruz we left our bikes behind took a side trip to Mexico City by bus. We discovered the canals of Xochimilco and spent two delightful days there.

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Tabasco


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Tabasco is a small state, but it's large on friendliness! (Are you noticing a theme here?) The highlight of Tabasco was staying a couple of days with the Lazo family in Villahermosa.

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Palenque


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From Villahermosa, we took a side trip to see the Mayan ruins in Palenque. It's amazing to walk around and think of the great civilization that lived there 1500 years ago.

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Campeche


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The best part of Campeche is the beach! For a couple days we cycled right along the white sand beaches of southern Mexico and had beautiful vistas with every twist and turn.

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Quintana Roo


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We didn't spend much time in Quintana Roo at all - only about 100 miles through the jungle of southern Yucatan.

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David on a Harley-Davidson257 viewsWhen we crossed the border the Mexican immigration computers were down so we couldn't get a proper visa. The Dragones Motorcyle Club loaded us on their bikes and brought us across town where there was a large enough vehicle to transport us to the next border crossing down the Rio Grande where we could get proper visas. David chose to go with Hugo on his Harley.
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Taking the Easy Route109 viewsThese are the mountains we skirted by not crossing into Mexico in El Paso but waiting until McAllen
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Plumbing - Mexican Style109 viewsThe water was brought up from the well in the middle of the restaurant
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Packing up Mushrooms 98 views
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The Tajin Ruins83 views
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Sugar Cane Truck92 viewsThey piled the cane really high on the trucks. One truck was piled so high it actually hit a bridge and fell off!
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Octavio76 viewsOctavio was our poleman and was a really nice guy.

Last additions - Mexico
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We're Getting There, Slowly but Surely197 viewsWe are actually within range of Belize! We've crossed all of Mexico - truly amazing! Mar 14, 2009
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Curious Onlookers206 viewsThe whole crowd was fascinated by the idea of my writing in my journal. Mar 14, 2009
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Curious Onlookers192 viewsThe girls stayed way away until I invited them over to see our gear. They had never seen a tent before and were utterly fascinated! Mar 14, 2009
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Nancy180 viewsNancy pushes her bike up a long, hot, and sweaty hill. This type of terrain and weather tends to zap our energy. Mar 14, 2009
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Mayan Ruins168 viewsWe're all ruined out! We've pretty much decided we'd not go to anymore ruins no matter how easily accessible there are.Mar 14, 2009
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Road Construction147 viewsMar 14, 2009
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Tyical Scenery149 viewsMar 14, 2009
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Its a Jungle Out There179 viewsThere wasn't much to look at as far as scenery goes... Mar 14, 2009