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- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Breakfast Available
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Room service
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... block was really scary and it was basically a hold up without guns, we actually got mugged by people with sticks and spray paint. When we drove up to the block there were local people sitting all around the edge of the road and on the hills, the atmosphere was tense and people looked very angry. They basically asked Kike for $200 but after some joking and talking he only paid them $80 and they let us pass without any trouble, only after the young boys with spray cans had ...
... rndpmly chucked off the bus with idea where we were or what we were going to see and told to return in 45 minutes. We followed other members of the group down a road and stumble across one of the most beautiful things I have ever seen. It was a cenote with a single lone waterfall pouring into it from an incredible height most of the group walked around the edge of it, but luckily, we had brought our swimming stuff so we're able to jump in. The water was so refreshing and just ...
... the following morning, and not being able to shower afterwards. We opted for later in the day, and went to sleep.
After waking, showering and generally feeling a lot less grubby, we walked a few blocks to find a veggie friendly place and grabbed some lunch. We met a lovely Swiss couple and spoke to them for a little while, before heading to the collectivo stop. We took a cheap collectivo the 9km to the Palenque site, bought our ...
... while the driver went for a feed, the two passengers went and got our exit stamps. Once again the official sought some cash which we made a joke about and walked off. The official sighed and went back to doing whatever it was that we interrupted.
Usually border posts are close together. Here we had to drive about another 6 miles until we were halted by the river. The French chap had decided to head up river to explore some ruins and was forced ...
... to the hotel around 5:30 and had some time to shower and change before dinner. Unfortunately, this was the moment I discovered what an idiot I'd been: Amidst the rush of our early morning departure from San Cristobal this morning, it seems I accidentally left my laptop charger behind in the last hotel.
This wouldn't normally be a major problem except for the fact that: 1) Palenque is in the middle of nowhere, with little in the way of ...