Casa Maya De Jose Lima
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
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TripAdvisor Reviews Casa Maya De Jose Lima Holbox Island
Travel Blogs from Holbox Island
... Spaniards from Madrid to go fishing and check out Bird Island (Holbox is really well known for its avian population). The fishing was pretty awesome—no poles, no fancy hooks or bait— just line, a simple hook, a chunk of fish, and a stone. I guess I'm a natural…I nabbed about 7 or 8 fish! A couple of white ruffy, grouper and cat fish (one of which bit me on the way out of the wáter, guess that's payback for straying from ...
... we hired some brakeless and gearless bikes and headed towards some caves you can swim in. All weŽll say is they looked a lot better in the Lonely Planet photos - in reality they were full of bat ****, which isn't nice to swim in.. We are now just waiting for the next bus to Tulum, which is our final Mexican destination and is supposed to be paradise....can't wait! Hasta pronto ...
... on the top of the pyramid was a true lighlight. At noon, we left to bus to Chichen Itza, a more well-known and fully-excavated ruin. Just because it's more touristy, though, didn't mean it wasn't astounding. The main pyramid took my breath away. 365 steps, and like at Coba, around 12-13 stories tall. Although we could not climb it, looking at it was enough. We explored the site and saw all of the different ruins. The Building of 1,000 Columns, ...
... that had 8 stelae. On the way, we passed an interesting oval/beehive-shaped pyramid. Very unusual. The ball courts also seem different from Chichen-Itza -- more narrow, with sloping sides and larger rings. Overheard a guide telling his group that snakes were a symbol of fertility because they enter any hole they can find. The stelae were very worn. We were also growing weary, so we returned to the entrace, visiting the last group of ...
... enter the Americans, 8 of them to be exact.....GAWD save me from the torture PLEASE! Let's just say they lived up to their loud, arogant, dumb reputations. The tour itself was amazing. We had a guide for the first 45 minutes of the tour at Coba who explained the history of the site. Then we had about an hour to tour the rest of the site on ...