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... style coffee shop earlier and I doubled back for a quick capuchino. What surprised me more than anything was picking up the questions I was being asked by the barista. After all, coffee these days is no more about someone pouring coffee from a pot straight into your cup.
Today it is an art form.
There are T-shirts to prove it. And tattoos.
There's probably a Starbucks Academy.
I managed to negotiate the fact that ...
Up early and feeling good!!! Well, Ellen and I were up early but guess we were a little earlier going to bed. Had a couple of loads of laundry and yesterdays dishes done by the time we saw the guys.
Spent a couple of hours at the pool and that was all we could take it was so hot! The pool isn't heated so certainly refreshes when you go in.
Had our ...
... 1.50 & she made a nice job of it too! Chilled out at our apartment before we went for dinner at an awesome bar/restaurant called La Guapachosa (#3 on trip advisor and just around the corner). They had their own craft beer and delicious modern mexican food, also amazing mojitos!! Great music and a good vibe.
We basically had another full day in Mexico City before flying to Merida so we went to Plaza de Republica, the big park and the ...
Mérida was a nice change from the hot beach town which is Tulum. It's an 4-hour bus drive to get there (282 MXN with ADO) and the city doesn't lie on the sea shore so it was a relief for our sunburnt skin.
We started our first day there by having a great breakfast at "Chaya Maya" in the city center. They have delicious breakfasts and the service is exceptional! We tried some Yucatán ...
... at the side of the road trying to sell the driver their food.
- Seeing a lot of articulated trucks on the road.
- First sight of water in 2 weeks with the Gulf of Mexico at Champoton getting there at 1 pm. All those pelicans sitting on the posts by the fishing boats.
- Forty five minutes later had ...