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... for 500 pesos (yep, 10 times mine at about $45, but still around a quarter of the price if in Australia).
We did some catching up on the blog, some administrative stuff, I had a job interview over skype and we did a lot of reading. After spending some time on the coast and doing quite a bit previously, it was nice to relax and the accommodation we stayed in definitely helped us do that.
... from BC, to see what they have been doing. Heard about another market that's open Thursdays, a downtown cantina that has a Thursday happy hour all day and a few other assorted tips.
After suffering in the heat by the pool, tee hee hee, we bussed it into Progreso to get some chicharones. The market was closed so couldn't get any but found Thursday's Happy Hour bar. Had ...
... Therefore we were just wandering around, discovering various recesses of the streets of Merida. From the architectural point of view we passed by several interesting constructions, such as Autonomous University of Yucatan, Jose Peon Contreras Theater or Church of the Third Order.
Then we went back to our hostel to have a break since we were s little bit tired. It was really hot outside and neither of us slept very well last night. Once we felt better we went to buy ...
... on a place which specialized in home brewed Rum with cured fruits. They tasted sweet and delicious and equally potent!
I called it a night and made my way back... I had a 10 hour journey the next day to Xpujil and the ruins of Calakmul and really didn't want to endure that with a hangover.I kind of wish I could have spent an extra day in Merida in order to visit the sites, but the city itself, despite reviews from other travelers wasn't really anything ...
... saying ‘No guide, No fun’. No, not sure about that one either…
After that, we then drove to the second waterfall – Misol Ha. That one was boss and I preferred it a lot more than the one we visited the day before. The bonus of being stuck there for the night meant we had a lot more time to spend there as climbed behind the waterfall and chilled out for a bit – oh and I think that waterfall is in the Predator movie somewhere , at ...