La Palapa Ethno Boutique Hotel by Xperience Hotels
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews La Palapa Ethno Boutique Hotel by Xperience Hotels Holbox Island
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... and churches, hiking up to the lookout over Antigua and a nearby volcano, and finished off the day with a bit of souvenir shopping. The following morning we were picked up by a shuttle to take us to Lanquin, a small town situated in a valley in Central Guatemala. After about 6 hours on the road we had an adventurous journey winding down a very rocky road for our last hour before reaching the town. Thankfully the scenery was spectacular, as is most of Guatemala, with ...
... as there are no roads just sandy lanes. It was ridiculous trying to balance our luggage and squeeze ourselves into two golf buggies.
We were staying at a neat hotel by the sea front. The 'city’ centre runs off a small square with many restaurants, bars, artisan shops, t-shirts, hippy jewelery and supermarkets. It is very laid back and a real Mediterranean feel but Mexican style, The bug-bear at the moment ...
... on the nightbus or in hammocks, we decided to treat ourselves to a bed - luxury!! After exploring the town and buying ingredients for dinner, we headed back to the hostal to cook and ended up chilling all evening with the other travellers. Most were heading in the opposite direction to us and had just been to the caribbean, so it was good to pick up some tips. Then this ...
... Temple were other highlights. Dude, this ruin was way rad. Tulum, Coba, and Chichen Itza were all very cool in totally different ways--beach, jungle, and purely excavated in a more grandiose Toltec style. At 8p, we watched the light-show, in Spanish, which was not as tacky as I'd thought it'd be. It was actually kinda trippy seeing the pyramid and other buildings lit up in a tasteful red, yellow, and blue, close to the colors they used to be largely painted. ...
... of our pyramid is quite small. Two carvings over the doorway: one, the descending god, still had a few flecks of paint. Stayed on top for about 10 minutes, then began descent. I serpentined, which works well, although there is a cable running down the centre. Got to the base just as the Italian tour group arrived and began to swarm up the pyramid. From the big pyramid, we walked partially back the same route, then diverged to go out to ...