Hotel Maison del Embajador
Travel Blogs from Merida
On the Day 3 of our trip in Yucatan. We left Valladolid at 8AM in the morning and after visiting Chichen Itza and Ek Balm, we arrived to Merida. This time we drove on the toll highway and avoided all the small villages - and their topes - along the way -MUCH FASTER!- and definitely save time (time is money especially for the short-time-travelors). …
Uxmal-Kabah-Grutas de Loltun through the Puuc Route.
... has a degree in mayan language which was made me surprised. It is like finnish. So few who need it.
The evening finnished in a park in the down town. There is every saturday a folkloric dance and music show. free and lotts of peacefull people. Saturday in Merida? visit it!
It is only two hours long with lotts of tipical food to pick up too.
Following that, had a bit of time to kill so went back to the hostel, where tried some of Misol and Josefs homemade alcohol (aka petrol!) They have a sip of it every night before they go to bed, and it’s certainly strong enough to knock yourself straight out! Was able to steal Wifi, even though they told everyone there wasn’t any, and had to let my Couchsurfing host in Merida know I wouldn’t be arriving that day due to spending the extra time ...
... boarded the bus another time with their tired bones. I look around Xcunya and all I see are streets with dogs, women, and a few old men riding bicycles, their bellies extended beyond comfort revealed in front of their shirtless backs. Where are all the other men during the day? At work? Or are they with the thousands of Maya village men who have left their homes and families to head to Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Cozumel - the Maya Riviera - to work ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking