Monday, October 11, 2010

Goodbye to Jocotepec

Had to take a last minute walk around town yesterday for a few fotos and last minute shopping. Sadly my favorite tortas filled with queso and jalepeno were not there in the market.

I thought they were re-painting the central area for the 2010 celebration but they are still working on parts of it. The buildings used to be a rather dull two-tone brown ... and I like the new white and grey. There was some plaster repair around the plaza ... but the Mercado got a whole new facade. Really nice.

So I'm off to Melaque for the winter and probably beyond. Got this house project I've been working on for over 2 years now if you can believe it. See ya there !!

New face on the central mercado

New paint on the Municipio Building

3 comments:

Leslie Limon said...

Travel safely! And I can't wait to hear about your adventures in Melaque! :)

Steve Cotton said...

See you in Melaque some time after 20 November. If all goes well.

billy king said...

Via con Dios Amigo, You've been a great addition to the Lakeside community! And the greater blogosphere too....we share a common love of mexico. Will see you this winter in barra or melaque probably around the St. Pats celebration!!
hasta leugeo,
billy king

The construction of the house finished in April 2011 and I'm pretty much settled in. As of March 2014 I'm in preparation for rain mode for this coming summer. That includes sealing and painting things and dealing with drainage issues from last year.

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