Hotel El Conquistador
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Banquet room
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- Non-smoking hotel
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Over the last few days we have visited the Mayan ruins of Palenque and Uxmal, swum in the Gulf of Mexico and sat on the beach and eaten seafood.
Today we went to Celustun National Park. We saw flamingoes (very deep orange) beautiful, especially in flight. There were also l
ots of other birds including spoon bills, tiger herons of course …
... 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 ...
... she managed to get in. Chris and I were on a side seat and a large buxom woman got on and managed to get in beside us Our knees were hitting the people on the other side so when someone gets off, or on, they had to finagle their way out between the knees. And they don't worry about speed bumps or speed or yellow lights or red for that matter. Seems they all mean caution. But we made it. Walked to the bus ...
... 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 ...