Hotel Casa Ticul
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... local restaurants. As we ate, I filled out all the paperwork. Lots of liability forms - I basically signed my life away to PADI. A quick overview of the house rules, and Mike showed me around. The house has four bedrooms over two levels, a communal kitchen, and one shower with two toilets which are shared between between the ten of us. As the interns started to arrive back from the dive, I quickly learned that this means absolutely no privacy. ...
In order to secure some extra cash along my trip, I plan to teach English in certain countries. To do so, I still need to finish my TESOL certification online. I've got a long way to go, so I spent half of Thursday working on the course. Despite my lack of sleep due to the 15 German girls staying there for one night, I managed to get a lot done. Before you ask any questions, they all went to sleep as soon as they arrived, and I only got to talk to one of them unfortunately. Once ...
... reminds me (although admittedly the memories are vague) of Llorett de Mar on the Costa Brava in Spain, with the many souvenir shops, bars and restaurants. Even the "funny" T-shirts are there. Spain in '84 had the "Hoppa" instead of "Kappa" shirts, here it is "***** 1", "***** 2", "***** 3" (great for a holiday with the girls), "I think this ← guy is gay", "try the sausage ↓", "the ...
... by the hammocks hanging on balconies. The beach was great; it had a pier close to it with many crafty fishing boats that remind all visitors of the days this town used to be a fishing village not many years ago. Strolling around "la 5ta" after dinner is a must; there ...
... br> In retrospect, what I should have done is gotten breakfast and gone and laid at the pool all morning. Then gotten lunch and gone to the excursion.
But our excursion in the afternoon made up for the morning. We were doing a catamaran snorkel, sail, and beach party. As our ticket said, "This is a party tour, not a snorkel tour." Complete with as much free beer and margaritas as we wanted.
But first we went to snorkel. We just snorkeled ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services