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Postcard – Boats by the Beach at Puerto Escondido

Posted by on December 14th, 2012 in Feature, Mexico, North America, Postcards, Puerto Escondido | 8 comments

Last few weeks before Christmas are always insanely busy. There is the company Christmas party and all the other pre-holiday drinking get-togethers; it’s busy at work and after work you’re desperately searching for those perfect Christmas gifts all the while trying to get all your things in order before the holidays and the years end! And all this is not helped by the fact that it’s freezing cold (has been for the last few weeks in London). So to be honest, I’d rather be somewhere warm and relaxing right now, like a beach. And the place that came to my mind was Puerto Escondido in Mexico. The first beach I went to on my last years RTW. I got stuck there for to two weeks. Just lying on the beach, swimming, learning to surf, eating pescadillas and drinking cold...

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Surfing in Puerto Escondido

Posted by on February 7th, 2011 in Mexico, North America, Photos, Puerto Escondido | 1 comment

[Not a valid template] Wake up at 11am after a night out, pull yourself out of the bed and into the shower. Get your shorts on and head to the beach. Have a fruit salad and an orange juice for breakfast; and then just chill by alternating between swimming and lying in the sun. As the sun gets too low, head back to the hostel, take a shower and go to the terrace for some drinks before heading out into the night. And Repeat, that’s Puerto Escondido in a nut shell. [Not a valid template] Well, to be honest, there is more to it than that, but that was pretty much my first few days there (and quite a few other days also). We had our spot on the secluded playa Carrizalillo, which, we all agreed, is the best...

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