Hotel El Conquistador
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
- Breakfast Available
- Banquet room
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Slept like a baby last night......cool breeze coming in off the ocean, the rythm of the waves rolling in......no, that was Chris snoring. Woke with a big stretch to start a perfect day. In to have a shower. The hot water is a tankless heater so it heats the water at the source. Apparently in the washroom we are using they have had trouble with it but if you turn the tap on at the sink, you'll get hot water ...
... very delicious. Wendy had a soft shell crab with sweet potato mash and a creamy tomato sauce.We also indulged in a special 2 for 1 deal on cocktails which were a Tequila sunrise and a lime Marguraetta. Our hotel is Hotel Colonial about a block from the main square. This hotel is of a much improved standard. The city is quite enchanting at night with fine Spanish buildings both civil and churches surrounding a town square. A five star ...
It was a case of 'first things first' when we woke up on our first proper day in Merida. We’d been looking forward to the eating in this part of the world for a long time, so as soon as we were out we made a beeline for the local market for our first dose of authentic Mexican street food.
We settled on cochinita pilbil and a plate of papadzuelos for our first meal. We knew the cochinita was a regional favourite, slow-cooked ...
... Chichen Itza. I decided to lay down for awhile.
The next thing I knew it was 10 o'clock and I had been asleep for 2 hours. Another south african lady I had met on the first day was going to maybe go to the markets a little later. I decided that since I had missed Chichen Itza I would go to the market when she went. I asked her to come and get me when she left. I then settled ...
... go to, he told me I need a new hat and to buy a hand made sombrero, he said that Mexicans don't really like Americanos, but they love Australians and my hat with Miami heat on it makes me look American, he ended up walking us to the market but I didn't buy a hat, they were too expensive and not really my style, plus none of them fit my big head. We found the local subway which we ended up having for dinner. We went back to the hotel before dinner ...