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I said in the Cancun entry that it was Surfers paradise in
Australia on steroids,
but it doesn't even come close to what Playa Del Carmen is! I have travelled a lot but never seen a party town like this! 24 blocks of bars, restaurants and retail.
One side street in particular blew me away! Multiple clubs in 2blocks competing …
... beers whilst waiting for the girls and David to finish. 2 hours later, they were done and joined us at the restaurant. Officially open water divers!! They had just started the BBQ - all you can eat for 150 pesos, amazing bargain! We sat there for hours and finally got the couch at around 3pm. We chilled out there for a couple of hours before heading back home to get ready before heading back out again at 9pm to the sports bar. But ...
... Unbeknownst to all the swimmers on the beach, we only went 5 mins out on the boat - let me tell you after our dive I ain't going swimming at that beach ever, especially because bull sharks like food on the surface! And no, there are no shark nets. When getting into the water we tipped ourselves off of the boat backwards and I made sure not to be the first offer and then got under the water as soon as possible to at least be able to see what I was up against. So as far as dives ...
So it was finally over, goodbye to the land of extra tax, bizarre tipping and vile chocolate! We caught the bus to the airport in Miami our cheapest airport transport so far at $2.65 :) A very short flight to cancun only 1 3/4 hrs we flew out over the Florida keys and came in over the Gulf of Mexico to see the beaches of cancun and the jungle surrounding it. We both got through the customs with a green light and as we got outside our greeter was waiting ...
... the biggest all our groups got to see and we came face to face with it, it was absolutely incredible! On our way back to shore we stopped at a reef of Isla Mujeres and did snorkeling for 45 minutes. It was pretty awesome, there were not lots of fish around but I did see some below amongst the sea plants and coral, I spotted a few really pretty tropical fish and tried to take some photos. The time went quickly and it didn't take long and we were called back to ...
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