He came from Australia, looking for a room in Mexico City, so I welcomed him as my guest. Four weeks later, sailing on a boat across a lagoon, we shared one of those moments where you know with certainty you will remember it for the rest of your life.
We arrived dizzy to Chacahua, a tiny town on the Pacific coast of Oaxaca. Chacahua is famous for its virgin beaches and bioluminescent lagoons. We arrived a bit fearful and quite tired, after the 6 hour drive from Acapulco. It was 8 o’clock, and the entrance from the village was another 20 kilometers of potholes and dirt that culminated in a nearly deserted village.