Sunday, February 21, 2021

Sunday in the Golden Zone

The North Beach End  
Sunday morning sounded like a great time to visit the Las Gavioyas Beach for a stroll. The morning weather was just as it's been since we got here.  It starts off chilly but warms up as soon as the sun rises.  Today was 25°C (77°F).  Many of Mazatlan's hotels and beach-vacation activities can be found in the area just to the north of the North Beach. So, we first walked to the Centro Market to get on a public, north-bound, Green Bus.
  MAZ(DENNIS)ATLAN Jay on the Rocks  
We signaled to get off near the MAZATLAN letters at the far end of the beach, near empty Valentino's Restaurant that looks somewhat like a castle.  Far more people were enjoying the sunshine and sand than during the week.  We spotted a few other snowbirds from Canada and foreign winter residents.  However, foreign tourism is pretty non-existent due to COVID-19.  There's a push to attract Mexican locals to keep tourism-related businesses afloat.  

It was an interesting walk through the neighborhoods near Puerto Dorada.  It is an area where I'd feel at home in a condo.
  Access Pacific Ocean I Could Live Like This!


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