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Day 11 - Mexico City

So, went to a bakery just off the Zocalo with Brooke (NZ), Steve (UK), Nick and Brendon (Canada) and Brittany (US).
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We went and had a look around the Zocalo.
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It's amazing. Third biggest square in the world. They had these Aztec dancers blowing smoke onto people to remove evil spirits.
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Didn't have enough smoke for my spirits though. :)

The most bizarre thing, this guy walked past us dressed as a power ranger. No joke.

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He strolled past us and gave us a nod. He didn't ask for any money. He was just checking out the stalls. He must have woken up that morning and opened his wardrobe and said: "Hmmm, jeans and a t-shirt...... no it's definitely a power rangers day today."

We toured the Mayor Temple which was pretty crazy. They only discovered it in the 1970s as it was buried beneath some houses.

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I'm loving Mexico City. The buildings are architecturally incredible, people are so friendly and the bakery was $1 for a sandwich and two pies. Nice!

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Went out with Paulina and her friends this evening. Paulina is teaching me Spanish. We went to Coyoacan and then Condesa. Ended up in an Irish Bar sharing a bottle of Vodka between six of us. It was great to go out with five locals and they even managed to pursuade me to get up and have a dance. Check me out huh!

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Got to sleep at 6am. Oh, two bags of laundry here cost me $5. Just amazing.

See you.

Andy

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  1. That's Bobafett, not a power ranger - or maybe Jangofett.

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  2. Thanks for that Dan. Only you or Del would correct me on this.... Looked like a bloody power ranger to me...

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