Hotel Maison del Embajador
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... for not just a school group but everyone who is considering coming to Mexico
I am not overly excited to be leaving tomorrow but there is no place like home. I have enjoyed my trip and have gotten a better understanding of the Yucatan peninsula and gained invaluable experience that will help me as a travel agent. I'm not keen on the lengthy trip home but I have enjoyed myself but it is time to get back to Australia.
... the last of the major ruins in the Yucatan: Uxmal and Chichen Itza. Day 15: Tour day! Our hotel's breakfast is basically bread and coffee. So we have a couple of cake-like croissants and some average coffee and hop in our van for our day-long tour of the Uxmal (oosh-mal) and Kabak ruins. It's pretty warm already at 9am in the morning. Then we quickly realise that our van has no functioning AC. Nor any windows to roll down. Hello sweaty disgusting Caroline... ...
There were many thanks given today, all in the form of words, hugs, free food and limonade and laughter. It was our last day at our worksite, and our bosses had a little "despedida" (goodbye party) for us. It was so warming to hear how much they appreciated our volunteering, and it was great being able to tell a whole table of Parque Aak employees how wonderful of an opportunity they provided for us and how awesome of people they are. At the end, ...
... track, getting the horse who had taken advantage of the water and grass on the side and then we were underway again. Nothing quite like it. Driving through the villages is interesting. When they get married they will often go out and chop down the trees they need to build their house. It is in a platform with the wood which is then plastered and given a thatched roof. They don't have beds but sleep in hammocks. Quite ...
... then they started getting crazy. It ended with the dancers balancing trays full of glasses of water on their head as they did an entire number. Crazy twirling and all. It was like nothing I had ever seen before. There are free performances of some sort around town every evening.
Tuesday morning we started out with a free walking tour. I love starting a stay in a new city with a walking tour. It's a great ...