Hostel Las Palomas
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... 150 peso (R116); Tulum, dormitory 180 peso (R140); Xcalak, self-catering apartment, 175 peso (R135), Lake Bacalar, dormitory 200 peso (R154), tent 100 peso (R77); Escarciga, Hotel, 125 peso (R96); Palenque, dormitory, 115 peso (R90); San Cristobel, Puerta Vieja dormitory 120 peso (R93).
Budget about 60 peso (R45) per day. Mexican street food: tacos, tortas, burritos, marquesitas. The cheapest and most common is tortas or tacos with beef; chicken or ...
... including a more than alive crocodile that scared the hell out of us.
We had a really good time in Mexico, lovely people and a lot of beautiful places, but unfortunately it put a big strain on our budget, as we already had to rebook the flight in the first time, and because the Yucatan peninsula is not the cheapest place on earth to travel around. We had to cancel our plans of going to Mexico City and Guadalajara and went for Guatemala instead. More about that country soon!
... berries were in Spanish. They had never heard of berries before, except for black berries, but they have their own word in Spanish for them specifically (moras I think). Anyway, I succeeded by saying "es lo que comen los osos" (it's what bears eat!) and showing them a picture. So much fun learning from each other.
Tomorrow I start volunteering at Primeros Pasos...ayyyyyyyyyeeee!!!
Todo mi amor,
... other things that I can't remember the name of (although I think one of them is a very important Guatemalan staple food).
I saw a whole bunch of teenagers making out in the town square today (lol) and I felt first, very uncomfortable and second, elated: ahh, I'm not in Canada anymore, I thought. It feels good to feel new things.
Last thing: the family has ONE non-chihuahua, beautiful little perro. Yay.
... in the crater! We climbed back to the summit and got our sleeping bags and mats and set them up to watch the sunrise and the clouds cleared for us so we could see all the lights of Xela and the volcanos around us - an amazing reward for making it to the top!
Just as we got warmer in our sleeping bags the guides came over to tell us the hot drinks were ready so we had to get back out and go back to where all our stuff was, were we made hot chocolates ...