pass up a gas station in Mexico. I have heard that, time and time
again. But I always think the big fuel tank on the R100GS will get me out
of trouble. NOT!
Today's ride to
Quelite was very enjoyable. Quelite is located 40 miles northeast of
Mazatlan. A really neat little village (little, as in no gas station!).
houses, in a neat village, in a neat country....... This is Mexico.
is proud of a ranch, where they raise fighting cocks for the traditional
"Mexican Cock Fights".
Road side signs
throughout the village assure that you will be able to locate this
cock is tied to the white slabs of concrete.
I am not sure why
this makes them "Mad", but it apparently works.
in Mexico, would you find the fighting cock ranch next to the local cemetery.
zoning laws are lax!
we rode the motorcycle up a narrow trail, to a small peak, in the middle of the
find anything unusual about this small adobe?
Like a few
cacti growing on the roof!
and streams are always used as car washes in Mexico.
back to Mazatlan, we pass the "Tropic of Cancer".
This seems to be
the line around the globe which ensures that my blood pressure drops 10
points. Things just seem to slow down a bit, the farther south one
Latitude..... Changes in Attitude.... I think Jimmy Buffet understands
my point of view!
time for us to return to Mazatlan, so that we can head out for yet ANOTHER