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TravelPod Member ReviewsMagic Express Playa del Carmen
The place its nice and ship, but i didn t really like the people at the front desk
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Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen
... of our fellow travelers, chose to walk the half hour trail to the City of Tulum. It was a beautiful warm walk that only occasionally involved dodging tractor trains and bicycles.
Our guide quickly took us past the entrance toll gates and into the National Park of Tulum. Here we would be able to see the wall that surrounds the city on all land sides. The only other side to enter the city was by sea and that would involve negotiating a small cliff of about 40 feet. ...
... with our couch surfer friend Phil from Germany who is travelling through Latin America after spending six months in Monterrey. Great fellow!
Well we had a third of this pizza as it was thick and huge and with too much topping mainly cheese. We took the rest home and could eat from it for the next two days :-)
That was really an exciting day! And the adventure and our new life as real divers just starts right ...
... asked to search my tiny littler backpack disregarding all of our other luggage and took a quick 2 second peek and told us to continue. We had made it through. A quick stop at the washroom and we were walking out of the airport into CANCUN!
Our excitement was short lived as when we got to the Olympus tours (that I had called ahead earlier to confirm) they were confused as to which Palace hotel we were staying at. Out voucher said Moon Palace AND Playacar Palace. Even ...
... pretty challenging, but the mission impossible was getting to the flag with next to no visibility- somehow we succeeded eventually. Towards the end of this dive however we were rewarded. Just infront of us was a huge sea turtle relaxing on the sea bed and we just stopped as still as we could manage, stunned as it gently glided up to the surface of the water to take a gulp of air before disappearing into the darkness ahead. What an experience and a great way to finish ...
... the fire wouldn't take hold with the charcoal and once we had used all our newspaper and lighter gel we gave up and cooked the steaks in a pan. James and I blamed the humidity and rain and the lack of oxygen getting to the fire in the poorly designed grill...not any lack of skill on our part! James and I stayed up having beers at the hostel chatting to people from all over the world about this and that. I got chatting to ...