Travel Blogs from Chetumal
... Fortunately we didn't just get on the boat as many others did as they had to get off and go to the end of the line.
The boat is scheduled to leave at 8:00 so promptly at 9 we were off. The three outboard motors took us to Chetumal where we placed all our baggage in rows so the sniffer dog could do his thing. It was now 11:30 and any hope ...
... long enough to take a picture and then I had to talk myself into putting a leg over the edge to start climbing back down. I am guessing I was about 100 feet up at this point. Even though I didn't make it all the way to the top, I am still proud of myself for climbing as far as I did. I know. You are wondering where Jeff was all this time. The humidity has been affecting his hip so he stayed on the ground and kept me going with his "you can do it Aggie" shouts from below ...
... impressed by the books. I'm sure they'll find them very useful as there is really nothing else quite like them available anywhere else.
Another man I am studying with used to hide when the brothers would call. Things have changed for him in recent years though and he has now accepted a study. Lots of questions are now pouring out of him. It just shows you that people change, even in territory that is worked very often, like here.
We found a man who used to study in ...
... palm trees, blue skies etc. There are plenty of these things here! However, the main roads are not maintained so have holes and bumps everywhere and the other streets are dirt/dust tracks - so you had better hope you don't get car sick as it is a bumpy ride! They also have speed bumps everywhere and they are not ones we have in the UK that have a nice gradient. Many are smaller but much steeper. Slow is the order of the day.... but that is the ...
... falls, Oaxaca
Coolest accommodation: Jungle Palace, El Panchen
Favourite ruins: Palenque
Craziest night out: Mexico City
Strangest place: Zipolite
The list could go on and on. So if you havent gathered from my previous posts I would definitely reccommend Mexico as a destination, my only warning...make sure you have plently of time!
So from Mexico its adios, next stop Caye Caulker, Belize...
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Other places to stay in Chetumal
Avenida Heroes 171 Col Centro, Chetumal | 3 star hotelfrom $55
Av. Heroes 134, Chetumal | 3 star hotelfrom $59
Alvaro Obregon 312, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $49
Av. Juarez 87, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $45
Boulevard Bahia Esq.Jose Maria Morelos N.301, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $61
Avenida Ãlvaro ObregÃ³n No. 168, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $45
Prolongacion Heroes n0 326 entre Bugambilias y Laguna Bacalar, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $56
DisneyLand, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $46
Insurgentes No. 177, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $40
tabasco 28, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $49
Calzada Veracruz 362, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $41
Calzada Veracruz 379, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $41
212 Lazaro Cardenas, Chetumal | Hotelfrom $33