THIS JUST IN: The trip and both hotels have SOLD OUT!

On the way, we'll stop for lunch in Ures at one of my favorite restaurants, La Ramada de Dona Loly. Great Mexican food! And just before getting to Banamichi, some of us will stop to take a dip in the little Agua Caliente hot spring near Aconchi.

Once in Banamichi, Hotel La Posada del Rio Sonora will have margaritas available at their rooftop bar. Save your appetite 'cause after that, while I sing, Hotel Los Arcos de Sonora will offer us all you can eat wood fired adobe oven pizza, with salad,happy hour snacks and soft drinks, just 200 pesos! AND, it's BYOB!

Tuesday? We'll take a FUN trip to a nearby ranch for a hands-on demo on producing "bacanora" (w/sample of course!), roasting cowboy coffee and making giant flour tortillas. Then, we'll enjoy an all you can eat buffet of ranch-cooked tamales and Mexican food. It was THE highlight of last trip, just 400 pesos! ( BYOB, with coolers, ice and soda provided for you, and ranch-made bacanora available for purchase.)

That evening at Posada del Rio Sonora we'll once again enjoy rooftop drinks and sunset, and the restaurant below will offer dinner! Hotel Los Arcos will be open for dinner too, and BOTH hotels offer great breakfasts!

There's also a nearby hot spring in case you'd like to enjoy that on the way up with me, AND some beautiful mission churches you can visit on your way back!

DISTANCE? About 4 1/2 hours from San Carlos

FOREIGN VEHICLES? There are NO car permit checkpoints between Banamichi and Hermosillo, and every day American plated vehicles take tourists to our host hotels. Leading the caravan, I'll provide each driver (or carpool) with my cell # so we all arrive with no problem.

COST OF THE TRIP? Simply book your own room and pay for your meals and drinks! Tip whatever you want for my show, and the ranch trip and buffet (400 pesos) is optional!

LODGING? Both La Posada del Rio Sonora and Hotel Los Arcos de Sonora have SOLD OUT!


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