Gran Real Yucatan
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- Minbar in room
- Shuttle bus service
- Microwave in room
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Gran Real Yucatan Merida
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... the theory!
Merida is seen as a great example of colonial architecture and for that reason tourists are attracted. Add the fact that it is quite a walkable and it's an easy to navigate place and you can seen also why the backpackers head there. In saying that, although the city is built on the classic American style grid formation, the method of numbering the streets is a little bizarre.
Normally you have avenues running one direction and ...
... lightening and torential rain all night we're not sure how its going to pan out....
Accommodation in Mexico City (Blocks apartment) was pretty good ($900 mexican peso a night) 20min from airport ($215 mexican peso taxi trip), breakfast included & close to metro stops or 20-30min walk to main sights.
Merida accommodation was the best air bnb accommodation we have stayed in - highly recommend!! (Historic Casita on private ...
... in March. But we saw a lot of other birds, like pelicans and condors. We also went to a small manglar-tree park. Those trees release some red substance into water when it's raining and so the whole water in this park was reddish.
Mérida certainly has its charm and not being located near the sea gives it a special atmosphere. I would recommend to visit it as a change to the hot Caribbean shore!
... 10 minute break at Campeche and tried to get some hot food: ham and cheese bun for 30 pesos / NZ $ 2.80 / US $ 2.30. I suspected that the bus driver wanted to get to the destination quickly and wasn’t using Mexican time as it was only a 10 minute break. We all got our food somehow but mine was merely a roll!
... at the house and to invite whomever I wanted. I brought Cyndy, Vicky and Cassie. What I didn't expect was that the whole family would come to celebrate my birthday with me! First showed up Fernando (her son) and his wife/girlfriend Lijia, and his sons Fernando and Andres. Then, Nenuca (daughter) showed up with her husband Joaquin and daughter Paolina. We have a big ol hoopla of a time, eating tres leches cake ...