Club Med Ixtapa

We visited the Club Med in Ixtapa, Mexico, for a week

At the crocodile pondPeter at the beach

Kenny demonstating his soccer skillsKenny being swung by the trapeze man

Kenny's all set for the flight with his teddy, dvd, and some juice.The circus/trapeze setup at Club Med

The Club Med beach is great - huge, pretty private, not too wavy.The Club Med accomodations

This is where we stayed last time we were here, 4 years ago

The main lobbyI always tell Eric, please show your teeth when you smile, but he rarely does!

One of the lifeguards caught an iguanaKicking a soccer ball with Peter

Peter at the playground

At the crocodile pit at Playa Linda - Kenny's pretty flushed with the heat

There were also lots of iguanas aroundThis is another all-inclusive club, just north of Club Med

We ended up walking back to Club Med along the beachPassed some boarded up houses/hotels

We told Kenny that this is where Mexican boys on a time-out went. I don't think he believed us.The Miramar Bar at Club Med

Sunsets were so uniformly gorgeous that we almost became immune to them

Eric found a catWatching a show

We took a water taxi to Isla Ixtapa - great little trip

After snorkeling, we walked around the island.View back to the mainland

Some awesome cactues

Fluff from these plants were everywhere

This is the beach where we rented a palapa

We met this friendly Canadian couple on the water taxi

This is the Baby Club Med

Watching a puppet show

An obstacle course run by the Petit Club, which Kenny went to

The pool at the Petit ClubRoller blading

After mini-golf for the kids came some coloring time. They were pretty clever about the scheduling of the activities.GOs came by the pool area with fruit snacks

The pool was great, but whew! That sun beating down was STRONGKenny and Eric at the beach

A sand castle building contest

Sand fun with Peter

Kenny enjoyed learning ping pong, too

Kenny in a show

Peter in our room

We took a bus into Ixtapa. There were quite a few armed guards around a bank, which had suffered a bank robbery the day before we arrived.

The pedestrian mall in IxtapaDoing a tye-die project with Kenny

Kenny on stage doing a soccer demo

At Kenny's section of the Mini Club (the 4 and 5 year old Geckos)

Kenny in another show - this time he was swung by a guy on a trapeze