The malecon (boardwalk) in Progreso is where you can enjoy many restaurants, the beach, and people watching.When a cruise ship is in port, there are vendors with kiosks selling everything from shells to massages.
Hurricane Isidore, a category 4 hurricane, which unexpectedly struck the Yucatan in 2002. It was headed for Galveston, Texas when it took an unpredicted turn and spent a day hovering over the Yucatan causing huge amounts of damage.
Every day ends with me going out to feed "our" dog. She lives outside our gate and the caretaker feeds her some kibble in the morning and gives her water. She might be pregnant again. I've taken to bringing her a treat each evening. She won't let me near her, but doesn't run away anymore when I go outside the gate. If only we could feed all the stray dogs...
We're not sure what's in store for the next couple of days, but we'll find a new place to explore with Joanne.