Posada Aguila Real
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... Allegedly they were kicking off about property or something. Seems logical to graffiti a passing car in protest eh? Luckily it had all dispersed by the time we passed that point. I thought it would’ve been quite fun!
We arrived at our eco retreat in the jungle, and I checked into my thatch roof hut – set aside from everyone else’s accommodation. I was greeted by an insect with a 2 inch sting ...
... 4 hours to visit Palenque, including the museum.
Misol-Ha and Agua Azul
We decided to take a tour to both places as it was almost the same price as going there by ourselves. We ended up paying 150 MXN for the transportation and 70 MXN more for the entrance fees to both places.
Misol-Ha is just one cascade, but it's impressive as the water falls with incredible strength. You can also take a walk ...
... the pretty tasty and midpriced Hornitos. The night wasn't too lively though and I was up early to hit the road, the ruins are only a short drive from Palenque town, so we arrived swiftly. I was travelling with Mexicans and Spaniards and as my tour only included transport, I signed up to a ruins tour with six Aussie tourists (not backpackers - an older crowd). Our guide was full of facts and theories, including some of the many reasons thought to have seen the ...
... Palenque in the 5th century and extensive knowledge of the city-state's rivalry with other states such as Calakmul and Toniná. The most famous ruler of Palenque was Pacal the Great whose tomb has been found and excavated in the Temple of the Inscriptions.
This part of our trip all started off so well- we didn't sleep through our alarm for 5am. We were all up and dressed ready to go for when our guide was meant to pick us up for Palenque, with three great stop overs on the way planned (Agua Azul, Miso Ha and the Palenque Ruins) we had two nights booked a rainforest retreat, and we we taking a full tour to get us over the boarder to Guatemala. Well we made it to Guatemala- and some of the planned things happened.... But here is our story of ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPosada Aguila Real Palenque
Has air conditioning, fan, toilet seat, how water for two
People it was $300 pasos $25 American dollars a night for two people! Good deal l!! Very trusting. Drop your bags off all your stuff and hit town square!!
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