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The next morning we ventured out ot the centre of downtown with the urge to have some Mexican food. Anything with a bit of taste in it would be welcome after the food in Cuba! What followed was us nearly killing ourselves with habanero sauce which is one of the hottest in the world. Our taste buds still worked thankfully. Also we ventured into a supermarket and we were astounded at what we saw. It was a normal equivalent to tesco but we felt like a fat kid in ...
... the gang (Dan, Amelia, Julz and I) boarded the Santana, a catamaran skippered by the German Gisbert, his Argentinian first mate Fernando, and his missus and top chef Sofie. Despite claiming to sleep 16, the catamaran was of course rather quaint and we counted ourselves quite fortunate that we were alone and had the boat as a somewhat private charter.
I felt bossier than Kelis during our first day and a half in the open sea, sipping on cold beers and ...
... and save the Krystal until the day I check out - I'll have some time to kill in the morning before I catch my 3.05 flight to Havana.
Further on I found Casa Tequila. Once again, no walls, no A/C, but ceiling fans. I had a couple of Mezcals - a Monte Alban and another brand - an aged Mezcal called Calabasa I think which the waiter pretty much insisted I order.
Marinero's was right across the road, so I decided to have lunch. Grabbed a table inside (which is ...
... chef was in the middle and was our new best friend making us any type of sushi or sashimi we wanted including eel sushi tempura which we had never tried before – it was yummy! Room service was also included so we made good use of that every evening ordering champagne and popcorn to munch on whilst we watched a film before getting ready for the night ahead.
We did a day trip to Chichen ...
... had the hardcore home supporters because they didn't stop signing, banging drums and waving flags for the whole game. Most annoyingly the man behind me had a home made clacker that was so loud it gave me a headache. It was very much a family event with even tiny babies in attendance but that didn't stop one man hurling abuse in Spanish at the linesman. An afternoon with boys at football is not something I wish to repeat in the near future but I'm glad I ...
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