El Bocadito

On road to ruins, Coba, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Coba

Day #3 - Thursday

A travel blog entry by bmjvacation

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... Myan family homes in a small village outside of Coba. We got to see how each family lives and how they make tortillas. We also learnt about the native trees such as the Gum tree which produces a sticky gum substance used to make Chiclets! We later watched a ceremony performed by a local shawman in which he welcomed us to his village and showed us a variety of roots and branches used for medical purposes. On the way home we stopped at a local market for ...

Welcome to the Jungle

A travel blog entry by fearlessmark

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Today we visited Coba, an ancient Maya ruin just a short drive from Tulum.
We walked around in the jungle, and explored some nice ancient buildings. I even climbed a tall pyramid with Mom, an awesome adventure !!


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Toucan Hunting

A travel blog entry by dan_and_lauren

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... top of the great pyramid are similar to Ek Balam’s, but you don’t get the same great views of the surrounding architecture. Despite venturing off-track into the jungle, we couldn’t track down any of the toucans we had heard could be seen in the area, only more mosquitos.

Getting back to Tulum was tricky as well with the early bus cancelled we paid 48 pesos each for the bus at 3.10. This meant we had a few hours to ...

Sun, Sand, and Stars

A travel blog entry by katdiana

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... the crashing of the waves. The stars are absolutely vibrant in the pitch black of night. We saw shooting stars both nights we were here, including the night it was cloudy and only the bravest stars peaked through. We witnessed a stunning moon rise. We played in the waves. I paddled out in a small inner tube and floated down the coast alone, feeling miles from everything. We ate ...

Solving the mystery of the Maya

A travel blog entry by williamluff

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... Mayan sky. So 365 days in total. The Haab and the Tzolkin were synchronised and represented on the calendar wheels like clockwork cogs. This combined cycle lasted 52 years, meaning Mayan 'centuries' were measured in periods of 52 years, which exceeded Mayan life expectancy. These two calendar measurements are still the most accurate ever devised. The Gregorian calendar of 12 months that we use to this day is inaccurate to the tune of six hours every year, ...

Location

This hotel, located on On road to ruins, Coba, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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