Travel Blogs from Merida, Mexico

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A different type of travel, Merida, Mexico travel blog

A different type of travel

A travel blog entry by hancocjb

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... to stay anywhere else. We had a room to ourselves and were a short walk to the city center. Without a doubt the highlight of Merida was spending an afternoon at the market (not the weekend market but the covered everyone-goes-there market). So as a day's ...

Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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Our overnight bus from Palenque to Merida was an eventful one. Firstly we were stopped by police and our bus was checked for immigrants and/or terrorists, that was fine enough. Then we were woken up again when our bus suddenly stopped and reversed ...

Merida and Uxmal, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida and Uxmal

A travel blog entry by travellingtans

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... your car and you’re found to be over the limit, then all bets are off and you’re not covered by insurance. In Mexico, you can buy insurance that covers you if you’re drunk. True story. A quick apology: I'm sorry if the titles for the ...

Back to solo travel..., Merida, Mexico travel blog

Back to solo travel...

A travel blog entry by marktjhung

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... world dance, music and theatre continue at venues all around the city, the beautiful, colonial Teatro Peon Contrareas Merida's cultural centrepiece.  Colonial architecture dominates the streetscape, both in the historic centre and along the Paseo de ...

Hasta la Vista, Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Hasta la Vista, Merida

A travel blog entry by off_road_clara

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And so the journey home begins. Bye bye Merida. What a beautiful town and a beautiful country. I hope that I will be back one day soon. Hasta la Vista, ...

A major part of what i want to do in mexico ..., Coba, Merida and Campeche, Mexico travel blog

A major part of what i want to do in mexico ...

A travel blog entry by wkfoster

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... the square and major shopping district and some chatting with the others in the hostel. Ran into another 3 Australian´s there! Merida has a different event going on everyday with dancing, singing and cultural events around the city. We went to a ...

Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida

A travel blog entry by erriuc

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Very friendly people, great colonial center (from st. 64-57 and 56-63) but still it remains a big city with its big american chains of hotel, restaurants and other businesses.  Outside the colonial center though, is not really interesting and ...

Carnaval and Uxmal, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Carnaval and Uxmal

A travel blog entry by kris

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... .. The next one coming through would be in five hours so instead off waiting on the side of the road all da I backtracked back to merida and caught the hourly 1st class bus which ply a quicker route onto Campeche, when I made it there I would have beaten ...

Rainy days in Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Rainy days in Merida

A travel blog entry by casey_matt

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Our first morning in Merida held a couple of firsts for Matt: doing laundry by hand and cutting hair, mine specifically. Between the salt water, heat, and infrequent showers, my long hair didn´t last a week down here. At just above my shoulders (the same ...

Home of the Hammocks, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Home of the Hammocks

A travel blog entry by hodge

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... hour. The final day I have spent walking around the town, enjoying the markets and the many churches. Many people come to Merida to buy hammocks, but I much perfer thoose in Antigua, here they are more synthetic, in Antigua you get something alot nicer ...

Making Merry in Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Making Merry in Merida

A travel blog entry by thelees

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... uneviable duty of enforcing the hostel rules. "No hard liquor allowed." What do you mean we can't drink tequila in Mexico? That's blasphemy!   Tails between our legs we eased ourselves out of the hammock having proven that it can hold 4 people. ...

Just a map pin and picture!, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Just a map pin and picture!

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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Yucatan, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Yucatan

A travel blog entry by panf007

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... the endless horizon of beaches and palm trees. Even Juliette agreed with me this looked like paradise. Upon arriving in Merida, which was more dirty than Mexico, we checked in a small hotel. Great price and close to the central square. I tried to have ...

Off the Tourist Trail, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Off the Tourist Trail

A travel blog entry by atlpilot36

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... attract gringos like flies on a pile of fresh cow dung.   About the only people sharing my bland pigment in Merida were some mennonites in a department store, and I presume they are from Belize on a shopping trip.   Getting ...

Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida

A travel blog entry by paulhand33

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... Palenque to Merida, known as the White City.Capital of the prosperous Yucatan, its a different world from Chiapas, one of Mexico's poorest states. Its central square is dominated by one of Mexico's oldest Cathedrals, which was built from the white stone ...

Chitchen Itza, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Chitchen Itza

A travel blog entry by lynda.30

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Thank god we wre away from Cancun. Today we bussed to Chitzen Itza, one of the most well known Central American Ruins. Our guide Julian or Lalo in his language was awesome. He really painted a picture and was thorough with all his explanations. These ...

Mexican dance routines, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Mexican dance routines

A travel blog entry by lisaviro1981

Arrived in Merida none the wiser from the Valladolid experience and decided once more to trek for hours finding a hotel. This feat, once we were installed in somewhere affordable, led us to convince ourselves that sightseeing should be abandoned and the ...

Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida

A travel blog entry by dakine1080

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Merida and the Chithen Itza Ruins, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida and the Chithen Itza Ruins

A travel blog entry by amydavid

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Chitchen Itza Ruins are supposedly one fo the most vistited sites in Mexico. Must be because of the proximity to Cancun. Monte Alban in my opinion is better. Look at Jim in the Panama hat and typical white shirt. ...

Blissful Belize and Magical Mexico, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Blissful Belize and Magical Mexico

A travel blog entry by joyceanddave

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... is said to have some of the best diving in the world. Next time! We didn't stop long in Chutamel, Mexico, just long enough to catch an overnight bus to Merida. An Executivo not another chicken bus! As we hadn't booked a hotel we took a chance on one on ...

Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida

A travel blog entry by maille

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Been here for two days, hostel is nice,although i´m in a room by the road, the city is a lovely relaxed colonial town, not big enough to deserve the tour bus & too hot for it. The antropology museam is nice and good english descriptions of the ...

Day 1: Sun, meet two white girls, Mérida, Mexico travel blog

Day 1: Sun, meet two white girls

A travel blog entry by amandanlauren

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... water diety that used his mouth as the door. After all of that ruin hopping, we made it to the interent cafe back in Merida. We are now both hot, exhausted, and significantly more tan. Tomorrow, we adventure to some cool caves. Fortunatly, the bus ...

Moving up!, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Moving up!

A travel blog entry by off_road_clara

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The land that height forgot., Merida, Mexico travel blog

The land that height forgot.

A travel blog entry by nadiavinny

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... here, pick up some extras for your next rubbish movie. Welcome one and all to the land that height forgot...... Merida, is a great place. Beautifully coloured two storey buildings all squashed together in small blocks situated just feet from the ...

Merida, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Merida

A travel blog entry by andrew_leesia

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We didn't do much in Merida please refer to the other blogs for more info ...

Old Again, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Old Again

A travel blog entry by upriver

... days behind the path of a Hurricane Nate which was causing a few problems along the Golf of Mexico. The oldest cathedral in the Americas is in Merida which gives an indication of its status when the Spanish were ruling the roost in these parts. ...

Chicen itza, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Chicen itza

A travel blog entry by agnesdaria

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Pour ce site par contre j ai pas pu eviter le reveil matinal : 5h30.. c est incroyable ce que la haine de la chaleur, de l humidite et de la transpiration me rendent capable de faire !!! Enfin bon arrivee sur le site vers 8h00. Arrivee en meme tant que ...

Daca nu iubesti curentul ... nasol!, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Daca nu iubesti curentul ... nasol!

A travel blog entry by tudorbenga

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... spate. Are intr-adevar o piata centrala plina de sarm dar in rest mi s-a parut asa cam din bucati. Cred ca Merida e extremitatea zonei de interes a hoardelor de turisti din Cancun si de-aia are reputatia de primadona coloniala dar personal si Guanajuato ...

Paddy´s day in Merida Mexico, Merida, Mexico travel blog

Paddy´s day in Merida Mexico

A travel blog entry by shashapoll

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Had one of the best Paddy´s days ever!!! Got up early in the morning and went to Ceynotes - these are underground freshwter limestone caves. To get there we went on local bus then bicycles that 2 people sit on the front and then a little cart thing on ...

Capital of the Yucatan, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico travel blog

Capital of the Yucatan

A travel blog entry by tbassplayer

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... on the weekends. You should all come to Mexico. a city in the Yucatan, not Juarez :-)I have definately seen that lower Mexico is nothing like the border towns and Mexicans are WAY different from Mexican Americans. Do not judge the entire country on some ...

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