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Travel Blogs from Tulum
... were going to finish their diving course and we were all booked in to swim with the WHALE SHARKS (I have used capitals because these suckers are big, the biggest fish in the world, up to 20 metres long).
The weather on Isla Mujeres was a little overcast but didn't interfere too much with our plans, I think Kristen would of liked to spend a couple more hours lounging on the beach but the temperature was not too hot and it only rained in patches. The biggest drawback with the ...
... or to read up on the history. The small beach accessible from the ruins was packed with dozens of people wanting a swim to cool off. By 10am even the iguanas were looking for some shade, it was time for us to move on.
We cycled further down the coast towards the hotel zone and by luck picked a very nice one that was still serving breakfast. We had a table in the sand overlooking the sea at a price not much more ...
... the entire time, the market was ****, and its only redeeming factor was decent coffee which I had a million cup fulls then needed the toilet for the rest of the day!
Got out of there rapidly and back into Cancun to pick up the car, which was also a bit of a farce as the company had changed names/owners without informing anyone, then had some stupid 3000 dollar credit card holding thing which was not possible as I don’t have a credit card, and I definitely have nowhere ...
... them when he travelled, but we hadn't found any here yet. Then we hit the jackpot, Corona Familiar - 940ml 25pesos (about $2 US), AND Corona Mega - 1.2L 29pesos. Winning. Again, too late on this find. Run Tally: 0 (total: still 9! Better get a move on soon...) But we did do 2x bike rides of about 10-15km on the heaviest/slowest bikes ever - which ended in dripping sweat. And of course the 45min walk carrying our bags at noon in 30C+ deg. That surely counts for ...
... amp; buy some dresses for Suse, Milly & Kelsie. I got back to the hostel around 12, I waited down stairs in the hammock for the Monkey guy but he didn't show, then I progressed up to my bed and slept for a couple of hours. Then headed down to the bar for a coke. I got chatting to a Mexican guy Marvin about possibly going to a Rasta bar tonight, so the plan was to meet down stairs at 10pm. I invited a couple of British guys as well. One of the workers at the ...
Other places to stay in Tulum
Crucero Zona Arqueologica km 131, Tulum | Hotelfrom $72
Calle Luna Sur 5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $55
- Great hotel with very friendly owner.
- Mixed feelings ....
- Perfect jumping off point
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | 2 star hotelfrom $173
- Paradise on the beach and in the wallet
- Exactly as it sounds
- Tale e quale come ci aspettavamo
Km. 8.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $90
- Just what we wanted
- Serenity, Beauty, Simplicity, a true safe haven
- Posto fantastico ed isolato
Carr. Tulum - Boca Paila km. 6.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $100
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila Km 8, Tulum | 1 star hotelfrom $143
Kukulkan Norte, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila Km 7, Tulum | 4 star hotelfrom $353
- Relaxed elegance at Ana y Jose
- Gets better with each visit!!
- Now we know...
Carretera a Boca Paila Km 7, Tulum beach zone., Tulum | Hotelfrom $294
Carretera Tulum Ruinas, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Over our best espectations!!!
- Piedra Escondida
- Not a good time
Km 1 Carretera de Las Ruinas de Tulum, Tulum | Hotelfrom $141
- Fantastic place, don't be put off by the hot tempered Italians!
- Une cabana sur pilotis
- I'll be back!
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila S/N, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $109
- Wonderful cabana experience in Tulum
- Best location if u need air conditioning
- Lovely Place
Carretera Tulum a Boca Paila Km 6.4, Tulum | Hotelfrom $190
Andromeda (between Orion and Beta sur), Tulum | Hotelfrom $56
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $207
- Amazing beach, but....
- Pretentious, rude staff but great beach
- Beautiful beach, yet over-priced and unfriendly!
Km. 9 Carr. Ruinas Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $74
Carretera Tulum-Boca Palia Km 6, Tulum | Hotelfrom $137
- Drop out of Society
- Fabulous setting
- In the elements !
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $13
Km. 3.5 Carrertera Tulum Ruinas - Boca Paila, Tulum | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Osiris sur mz 42 lote 2, Tulum | 2 star hotelfrom $63
KM 5.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $102
# 86 Av. Tulum, Tulum | Hotelfrom $34
Calle Mercurio Poniente, 21, Tulum | 1 star hotelfrom $48
Crtra. Tulum-Coba km.0,200, Tulum | Hotelfrom $47