Quinta Real Villahermosa
Travel Blogs from Villahermosa
... a reading light, your personal air duct, the option to prop up your tired feet and in some cases WI-FI. All of that comes after you are greeted at the door with your choice of a bottled water or a variety of sodas along with a sandwich and chips. And most of the time the seat next to you is unoccupied. With that great explanation.....I slept all the way through. My only complaint is that I signed up for a 4 hour bus ride that somehow turned into 6 ...
... jungle, the area is called El Panchen, in the dark it just looks like tropical rain forest with a few lights from huts, but the sounds of Reggae music through the forest reveal a thriving traveller hang out of cheap cabanas (and a couple of tree houses) amoung the trees and a couple of restaurants and campgrounds with the smell of aromatic herbs eminating from the VW bus with the flowers and peace signs on the side.
... and shows us a magazine from the pile he's reading on the End of the World. We get amazing street tacos for lunch (including ones which seem to be just pure fat!) and visit a zoo/park/museum to see some Olmec heads and crocodiles. We see some papier mache Nativity scenes, buy some much needed clothes and Ben finally ditches his boots which now have holes in the ...
... wondering about always orient yourself against the zócalo, every city I've been to in Mexico has one. That way if I ever get lost I just need to get directions to the zócalo from any friendly Mexican then head back to the hotel from there.
Also zócalos always have the cities main church across the street from it and there are always vendors or restaurants on the ...
... crisper, filled it with ice and moved it up a shelf, it worked fine, everything was still cold when we arrived.
We arrived at Villahermosa at 6:15 p.m. almost a 12 hour trip, 374 miles, that's without freeways. It also includes a stop at WalMart to get supplies, two separate on board inspections one military, the other were border agents on the State line of Campeche and a quick stop to eat.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center