Jack Tar Village
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... shuttle bus to the private terminal to speak to the Tropic Air service desk. Seats were available for the small twin engine aircraft but at a price 0f $300! Fluid and food depleted, tired, sweaty and fed up I started to stress. Unlike me as I normally stay pretty calm in these situations. I had a deadline to get to the clinic by Sunday evening but even with a flight to Belize city I was unsure I would catch the bus down to Punta Gorda. $300 for a flight ...
... Mayan Ruins located right on the coastline. We hired a couple of bikes and made our way down to the beach to check them out.
This was the first ancient civilisation we could totally relate to. What better place to set up camp than pristine beachfront accommodation?
... as I passed the doors of the hotel the carpark was for, heading to the grassy knoll that was hiding the beach, I was headed off by the door man. 'Is that beach access?' I asked. Nope. Not for me. He said public beach access was back the way I'd come, not far. But I didn't want to go back again. I later found out that that access point was ages away. So, I kept heading in the direction of the outback bar. My feet were starting to get sore. Much more walking in ...
... the turquoise sea. It was lovely to see her again. Another evening, we went to the central part of "old" Cancun, which we have come to enjoy and watched the Mexican families enjoying themselves in the Parque de Palapa.
At the end of the week, we embarked on the 4 hour bus ride to Merida where we were met by Abel, from whom we were able to rent a car for our time in ...
... and a half before our dive boat was going to be ready. So we took a little drive down to a wonderful beach that Aldo loves, and took in the beautiful weather, chatting about new technologies, school, and the misconceptions of aquatic life. We came to the conclusion that we wanted to find some sharks at the first dive site, and Aldo told me it was common to see them there, but he couldn't make any promises. We prepped our gear and headed ...
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