Hotel Casa Ticul
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... be on the road in Mexico, secondly we would need to return the car to a different town which increments the cost.
Our original plan was to continue south to Belize from Mexico, but instead we decided after hearing so many good things about Chiapas state that we should visit it. From there a logical continuation for the journey is to cross the border to Guatemala. There is still a chance though to head to Belize from Tikal if we ...
... and snorkel in Two of the holes and walked through a cave at the third location.
After a quick snack we jumped back in the van and went to Akumel Bay to swim with the turtles. We saw several turtles and enjoyed the sunny afternoon. Unfortunately this is an extremely popular sight and the waters were pretty murky so it was hard to see any distance.
We returned to our resort and decided to try the Italian restaurant on ...
... food. They were about the size of Jimmy in their body, but of course their legs were shorter and they had no tails. I was particularly taken by them... And you can see why they would be eaten, there is a fair bit of meat on their bodies! After we left the park we found a walkway though the jungle, it is part of some Mayan archeology and contained an old city wall which had protected the area and a ruin. And, it bought us out on the beach which was just ...
... because of the beautiful swim throughs, but also the turtles, the brilliant fish and my calm, serene CLUNK! Oh that was just tony descending on top of me-thoughts. Stay away from that boy. Pics when tony can convert video to pics, which by then nobody will care about this amazing blog. Second dive was Colombia shallows-amazing floating on reef and below-and because max depth was 32-I got to pee every thirty seconds. Which just happens when your diving apparently, not that ...
... some of us were parting ways. We had a great time filled with tons of laughter.
The next morning we said our goodbyes to Marco as he was flying to New York City and then down to Buenos Aires, Argentina where he is planning to stay for 5 months. We both decided that we will plan to meet up again in the States as he is coming there this summer. After saying farewell to Marco, the four of us then decided to go to Tulum, Mexico which was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services