Barrio Latino Hotel
Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen
So we arrived in Playa del Carmen and as it was the afternoon we were briefed on what there was to do at the hotel. Spent most of the day just wandering the streets and grabbing some local cuisine (tacos of course!) and had a few beers or cervezas as they´re known! The next morning we woke early as we had a trip to Tulum, swimming with turtles and …
We caught a surprisingly nice, coach-type public bus from the airport south to Playa Del Carmen, where we found our gorgeous little hotel, complete with hammock outside the door! After a quick wander, we found a nice restaurant for dinner. Nath had one of the biggest steaks I've ever seen and I had some delicious local fish. We sat out on the deck …
I arrived by plane to Cancun and then took the bus to playa del Carmen. Playa del Carmen was very busy and the beach absolutely packed full. I stayed with a Mexican family for the week who were nice but spoke next to no English so communication was difficult to say the least.
In the morning I went to Spanish classes leaving the afternoon free to go to the beach. The people at the Spanish ...
... centre nearby, and I made my way there. I booked a cenote dive in the afternoon with a student finishing her Open Water Certification, and got it at a special price. The water was nice and cold, and the formations deeper down in the cenote were impressive. The double dive day had tired me out, and I nearly forgot that I had a full day trip booked for the next day with Edventures. Despite diving the day before, I was ready for the tour! We went to Tulum, a Mayan ...
... a little spanish, and got back to hotel where someone passed out. (btw, this is written in as soon as we got in, so make an educated guess). my feet are burning, and I have a feeling thats not the only thing (I mean, my soul has probably been burning since birth, I mean something more shallow and tangible, say my SKIN). pics to follow-I know I've been saying that, but I take them on my phone, edit and have to email, which only appears to work sometimes. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services