Fiesta Americana Merida
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... a large, hot coffee and not any of that frappe rubbish. What I was disappointed with was that I forgot to check what the word in Spanish is for cheesecake. I don't think it is as simple as taking the words cheese and cake and putting them together. That would be too easy. Really got to be more on the ball in these situations! What I ended up with was more like carrot cake. But I wasn't complaining. It was pretty damned good.
Back at the hostel, my ...
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 ...
... anthropology ($59peso each). The museum had heaps of amazing artefacts but there wasnt alot of english so it made it hard to follow. In fact english in general in Mexico City was pretty rare and it didnt seem like alot of tourists either. The park had lots of markets and a totem pole mexican entertainment thing that was about 25m tall and 4 guys scaled to the top, had rope attached to their ankle and waist and they then came back down upside down as ...
... brazo de reina" (hardboiled egg with pumpkin seeds in a spinach-corn-dough) or "queso relleno" (Edam cheese from Holland filled with shredded pork). People in Yucatán also seem to be a bit obsessed with spinach - called chaya - there are spinach smoothies, spinach doughs, spinach desserts, etc. Really delicious! Another traditional drink is an artesanal beer called "Ceiba", made entirely of ...
... pedestrian roads ended up seeing both the handicraft markets and then into the covered local markets: fruit and veg / meat plus jewellery, everyday household ware etc. Even came across a alley which had hairdressers galaore. every one asked me isf I wanted a cut. This must have covered several blocks and yes they were mainly empty ...