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Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen
... wise), for the princely sum of 83 pesos. Stoked. And we fed the stray do who was waiting on the footpath (another man started it, not us!). He was a nice dog and it pretty difficult for me to follow the 'no patting dogs' rule over here in case of rabies. There are lots of ones around, mostly pets, but some strays. So now were home to a hotel full of children tonight - they are busy swimming in the pool so that should tire them out.. Hopefully! hasta ...
... 8217;s this opaque pool of water underneath a rocky overhang. They’ve built a nice poolside setup out of the natural rock so we have a ladder to climb down into the water. Marco briefs us and it does little to help the small anxiety I have. It went something like.
‘Ok now this will be new to you, and it’s normal to feel anxiety. You’ll be going into dark water, so here is a flashlight..’ (he hands us a flashlight) ‘Now there’s ...
... come back later. We went to the cinema that evening to watch the new Batman film and when we got back, we noticed that someone had tried to break into Craig's locker as there were tool marks on his padlock. We went straight to reception but were again told to come back but this time we insisted she got the manager, who we knew was on site. We showed him the damage etc. but he didn't seem to really care and said he'd check his monitors later (he didn't).
... we met a honeymooning couple and also a couple celebrating their 25th year. Which may tell you just what a romantic place El Dorado could be. I also became friends with a lovely British lady one day on the beach when we got to talking about living in London and then books and then Margaret Atwood in particular. She recomended I read "Dark Matter: A ghost Story" by Michelle Paver so that is next on my list.
Besides all the relaxing beach ...
... island made up of 2 volcanoes joined together by their own lava flow. Just slightly smaller than Malta, Ometepe has this lush countryside/jungle. It also has lovely people who in many cases have lived on the island for most of their lives. Stayed at Little Morgan, called that after the son of the owner also called Morgan. An Irish guy who is 40 years old but has a lifetime of stories to tell. Great guy- very sincere and I think a man of his word. The place is also fantastic ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center