Local bakeries, or panaderias, are like cafes, in that they serve a variety of coffee, beer, and even light breakfasts in addition to fresh made breads and rolls. This bakery was the center of community activity in the evening, often full of families talking and eating together.
About the author: After traveling on her own for three or four years, Chaya met up with Wade Shepard, the editor of VagabondJourney.com. They were married in 2009, and continue to travel the world together with their young daughter. From time to time Chaya blogs about family travel and life on the road.