Travel Blogs from Morrocoy National Park
... bit pink.
It was closer than I thought, only about ˝ hour from Chichi but quite a soggy ride and we passed a few other lovely little islands on the way – Sal is supposed to be pretty good and closer/a drier ride – it was my backup plan if all else failed.
Cay Sombrero is popular I guess because of access form Chichi and Tucacas, lots of shade, clear sheltered water and some snorkelling too – can’t vouch for that as ...
Our final full day was also on the beach. It was absolutely mental - Venezuelans bring what seems like their whole house to the beach and sit right at the water's edge, consuming vast quantities of beer and rum. Not bad! We also saw a massive iguana just chilling out above our heads.
On our final morning Carlos said we had to be out by 11 which was annoying as our bus to Mérida was not until 7pm. However once we returned from having breakfast/using ...
... for a while (and had been traveling around Europe).
Later, while having an Empanada for dinner, I met a young girl called Scarlett, daughter of the owner, studying and selling fresh fruit juices (in another village), really intelligent girl, having made lots of research on Venezuelan and European politics, history and culture - I was really impressed !
Went to sleep by midnight.
... beach to spend the day. Get off and tell the driver "see you at 5" or whatever, and relax on a small tropical island for the day. Set up the hammock between a couple of palm trees, read, suntan, snorkel the reef, swim, walk the island (doesnt take long), or whatever. Its great! There is also a really nice and massive and busy beach in the park 1km walk from town. We island/ beach hopped like this for 4 days and had an amaziing time.
It was a crazy scene as ...
... but first I
needed to go to InParques. He assured me that I didn´t need to go to
InParques and also said he had a boat that could take me there. I was
sceptical and he showed me me a license for something or other that he
had (I have no idea what it said) and stopped some passerby on the
street who seemed to agree with him.
I was still sceptical but for some reason decided to follow, after getting supplies for my two days and two ...