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Dinner at L’Etoile

Helen, Chris, Zung and I take a golf cart over to the Maya for dinner. That is, we get a ride by one of the bell boys in a golf cart. They chauffeur you around in the golf carts. They … Continue reading

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First Vacation Lunch

We go to La Brisa for lunch. I think that we ought to check out the new Beach Bar/Grill sometime this trip. It has opened since we were here in January. Spoiler alert! We never do check it out. We … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Rituals and Routines

We sleep until 8, which isn’t as late as it sounds because our bodies are probably still on mountain time,which would be 7, or would it be 6? The way Mexico bounces back and forth with their time change has … Continue reading

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It’s Not Vacation Until the CROW

It is a quick golf cart ride to Building 71. They always put us in this building. I can’t even remember when they have put us in the other ocean front building (Building 70). Victor and Trini greet us when … Continue reading

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70th Birthday Trip to the Grand

Zung knew he wanted to go to the Grand to celebrate his 70th birthday. Where else would we go to celebrate such a milestone birthday? First we had an epic party. We did a buy out at our favorite casual … Continue reading

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