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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Xibalba Palenque
Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. Found the staff to be more than friendly, to the point to saying 'hi' on my way out or in to the hotel. I would definitely come back to this hotel and I'm not the type to go back to a hotel I've been to before.
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Travel Blogs from Palenque
... hippies staying in the park, people who looked like they had been living there off a dollar a day for a year! I did feel a little left out being the only one without dreds.
We jumped on the bus in the morning with our tour group and went to see the ruins. Palenque has a lot more visitors than Tikal and was completely different. The grounds are all well maintained and beside each ruined building there was a board, explaining what ...
... where we arrived some 5 ½ hours later with a 30 minute break in the middle of the trip at Ocosingo.
... at Tropitacos. No, I did not have tacos but instead chose Zarapo which is chuleta (chop), chorizo (sausage), bisteak (besteak), tocino (bacon), morron (pepper), cebolla (onion), jitomate (tomatoes)and queso (cheese). Washed down with a tall glass of papaya juice and that set me back 110 pesos / $10.20 / US $ 8.40.
... who took us off the beaten track through some amazing jungle through creek beds and ruins.
The Palenque ruins are spread over 15 square kilometers but only a very small percentage of that has been excavated. Palenque was first occupied around 100BC and by 900AD it was largely abandoned. The Mayan architecture is amazing, as we looked at the details and work that went into every temple, it is mind boggling, to ...
... only ones there entrance was annoying so only stayed for a short while before heading back to the town for lunch. After lunch we went to one of the better hotels in the area and used there swimming pool for 40pesos, it was only a small pool but was very nice and the weather was good so we relaxed there until the evening. Headed to the bus station for our 13 hour journey to Cancun. We had chosen the 'gold' ticket ...