Hotel & Beach Club Garrafon De Castilla
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... the women sunbathing out front were bad, boy was I surprised! Here are a few people for image reference... old school Jon Daly, UFC fighter Tank Abbot, Butter Bean the boxer, Bam Margera's dad Phil, and so on....lol. Now imagine any of those men in a bikini made for a 115lb woman. Exactly! I left too....hahaha. And no I "DID NOT" take any photos! lol
I enjoyed the emptiness of the beach. It was very peaceful. I found an old hotel that was damaged by ...
... up no matter how many time I spit into it which was a bit disappointing but the water was so clear that I could still see fairly well. There were some tetras and tiny catfish swimming around and you could see the stalagmites and even smaller caves underneath. Although it was pretty, I found the view above the water to be more exciting, with tons of stalactites and cool formations hanging down. I had a scary moment trying to navigate the small passage way in between the main cavern ...
... that I didn't have to pay for it) in an Italian buffet (big Mexican feast tomorrow night for closing party), where people fell all over themselves to offer service. When I came back from the salad bar, my waiter leapt (pretty literally) to pull out my chair, and I witnessed several people being escorted back to tables by waiters who were carrying their plate. Really? I can't carry my own plate? I somehow escaped that extra service, but one of my friends, ...
... the same as in MN. A key chain for $4. Huh, can't buy everyone key chains for souvenirs if that's how much they cost. Dinner no less than $10 per person before tips. They even know to add 15% tips to our bill. A stupid cancun mug for $7 each. YIKES!
Day 2 - Selvatica. We got picked up by Selvatica van promptly at 7:50AM. We were their last pick up so off we went for 40 minutes to Selvatica's facility. We were going ziplining, off roading and swimming in a cenote. As ...
... decided to make the best of a bad situation and told our waiter (apparently called 'eddie') that we'd sort him out as long as he'd keep those drinks coming!! he did, and we, as a result ended up fairly drunk. At around 4 the open bar stopped, and we took it as a good sign to leave. When we got back most people plopped off to bed, but i stayed up talking in great detail to the man on reception about burning man (to which he promises was not annoying), but then ...
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