Posada el Moro
Travel Blogs from Puerto Morelos
Having been to Cancun and Playa del Carmen before, we were so happy when we discovered the small fishing town of Puerto Morelos.
Far away from the souvenir hawkers of the bigger cities and no sign of Senor Frogs or the like (please don't ever let them in!), we enjoyed an incredibly relaxed week in town.
We can't claim it's …
... not appear to be any large hotels here, just holiday condos. We walk along the beach and stop and for drinks at a restaurant. It is not a particularly hot day so I opt for coffee which is very classily provided in a disposable plastic cup. There are very few people on the beach and it's very peaceful. My guide book recommends a Uruguayan restaurant which sounds nice, so we walk into the village to try and find it. We find ...
... was something I had to battle with almost every month since October for 1-2 weeks. My own fault not facing up to the fact that I had to make the dreaded visit to the doctors. Finally, this week I made the trip and after some prodding, screaming and blood tests, the trip of course involved a rather awkward exchange regarding being given a pot and being sent to the toilet... I had to make sure what was wanted of me, as up to ...
... spoken)!! I was so happy as it was released after I left Belgium. Great movie! looking forward to the second one.
Afterwards I went to Isla Mujeres to get my PADI open water diver license. One initiation and 4 dives from a boat later (and some throwing up due to see sickness), I got it!
It also started raining, but luckely you don't notice much of it under water... Up to Tulum for some cavern diving in cenotes and the first Maya temple!
... in bed! The beach is 20 feet away.
Last night, right after we arrived, we met a lady from Virginia who'd been on our flight. She was staying right below us. Also some people from England in another Cabana. And after we grabbed a beer and came up to our deck, another lady from Pender Island, BC, came up to chat.
Today I woke at 6 to the surf and the strange sounding birds:-) A re-nap, then a walk on the beach (there are resorts and condos all ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPosada el Moro Puerto Morelos
We had a lovely stay here and the only thing negative was that they aren't great at communicating before you come... but hang in there, it's worth the effort.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.