Hotel Villas Delfines
Travel Blogs from Holbox Island
Waiting for an hour for the bags to come off the plane. But I am NW in the cab thinking about the past 9 days fishing and staring at my prizes! They are very much prized photos, and my collection is starting to look respectable. If there is a mountain to ride, ride the steepest and the deepest. If there are fish to catch, catch the hardest, and trick them with feathers. I would not do it if it was easy. ...
... there, BTW.
We had a relaxing time on the island, walking and driving around on the golf kart, stopping on empty beaches to settle back. Although I enjoyed my time in Holbox I would not stay there for more than a couple of days.
Activities range from Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Hiking, Fishing and Kite-Surfing (if you don't kite-surf don't waste your time on a class. You'll stay an entire day just learning to fly the kite and wont surf at all).
... we hired some brakeless and gearless bikes and headed towards some caves you can swim in. All weŽll say is they looked a lot better in the Lonely Planet photos - in reality they were full of bat ****, which isn't nice to swim in.. We are now just waiting for the next bus to Tulum, which is our final Mexican destination and is supposed to be paradise....can't wait! Hasta pronto ...
... we sat in a small town for an hour waiting for our bus, picking up more of the scene in the town square. Guys trying to pick up chicks, kids playing, crusin' cars...some things don't change. We got back to our hostel at 11:30p. The next day, Day 7, I think, we explored the town of Valladolid, in the interior of the Yucatan Peninsula. Dude was it humid!! But we enjoyed the small narrow streets, really cheap prices (not in tourist Mexico anymore!) ...
... was quite crowded, and the sand was super-fine; soft; powder-sugar-esque. Many small beach cabanas -- they actually look incredibly hot, like small, enclosed stick boxes. It's hard to imagine they have much cross-breeze or ventilation at all. The sun was so intense on the white sand that I soon began feeling a bit ... not ill, not headachy, not fainty ... but very desperate to get out of the sun. Back in Akumal, Kyla and Paul went for a ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet