Tulum Express Suites
Travel Blogs from Tulum
... lizard to the bus terminal where we got some snacks and sort of figured out what we had to do. About 30 minutes of waiting and our local bus arrived. Unfortunately the nice air con buses only run first thing and overnight so local it was. We loaded the backpacks at the pack and squeezed into some pretty uncomfortable seats as the only foreigners on board. Luckily as we were leaving 4 latecomers joined, 2 Germans and 2 Dutch so we felt a little better. The bus was full with people standing ...
... one was spotty, squid which squirted their ink as a fish ate one, lots of fish mainly blue, yellow or silver and coral reefs (not very colourful but great for seeing the different fish). The turtles were amazing. They would feed on the sea grass right underneath you (approx 2m) then come up for air every now and then poking their wee heads out above water - so cute and cool to see. One did this about 1m from us, a bit surreal really! The water was incredibly warm almost like ...
MEXICO - JUNE 2014
After having an extreme revelation from my second vipassana of why I ever went travelling, which was to run away from myself and into another world. It was (no) coincidence that my next destination was the exact place that I ran to. Without any planning at all this is the way that it worked out. It was good to visit Mexico in person again after I had visited it so harshly in meditation. I went to Tulum and can't say I had the best time.
... rocks and the iguanas! It was so pretty. And so hot. There was barely any shade and the whole area was very open. I enjoyed wandering around - and it really wasn't too busy! Seems I timed it well as much of the tour groups were leaving when I arrived. Very much a 'package holiday' crowd around and mostly a lot lot older than me. After wandering around for a while, I walked back and luckily found the bike where I had left it! And enjoyed ...
... on the other side of the canal outlet and identified a few more birds. It was then time to head back through the canals and lagoons at speed, until coming across another group doing a canal float. The boat pulled over as they floated leisurely by cracking jokes as they went.
Our last day in Tulum we spent visiting the Mayan ruins just out of town situated next to a beach. Completely amazing to see. A set of ruins overlooking the ocean all surrounded by a big wall.
Other places to stay in Tulum
Crucero Zona Arqueologica km 131, Tulum | Hotelfrom $72
Calle Luna Sur 5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $55
- Great hotel with very friendly owner.
- Mixed feelings ....
- Perfect jumping off point
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | 2 star hotelfrom $173
- Paradise on the beach and in the wallet
- Exactly as it sounds
- Tale e quale come ci aspettavamo
Km. 8.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $90
- Just what we wanted
- Serenity, Beauty, Simplicity, a true safe haven
- Posto fantastico ed isolato
Carr. Tulum - Boca Paila km. 6.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $100
Carretera a Boca Paila Km 7.5 Tulum beach zone., Tulum | Hotelfrom $294
Kukulkan Norte, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila Km 7, Tulum | 4 star hotelfrom $353
- Relaxed elegance at Ana y Jose
- Gets better with each visit!!
- Now we know...
Carretera Tulum a Boca Paila Km 5.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $190
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila Km 8, Tulum | 1 star hotelfrom $143
Km 3.5 Carretera Tulum Ruinas a Boca Paila, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Over our best espectations!!!
- Piedra Escondida
- Not a good time
Km 1 Carretera de Las Ruinas de Tulum, Tulum | Hotelfrom $141
- Fantastic place, don't be put off by the hot tempered Italians!
- Une cabana sur pilotis
- I'll be back!
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila S/N, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $109
- Wonderful cabana experience in Tulum
- Best location if u need air conditioning
- Lovely Place
Andromeda Street (Between Orion Sur and Beta Sur), Tulum | Hotelfrom $56
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $207
- Amazing beach, but....
- Pretentious, rude staff but great beach
- Beautiful beach, yet over-priced and unfriendly!
Carretera Tulum-Boca Palia Km 6, Tulum | Hotelfrom $137
- Drop out of Society
- Fabulous setting
- In the elements !
Km. 9 Carr. Ruinas Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $74
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $13
Km. 3.5 Carrertera Tulum Ruinas - Boca Paila, Tulum | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Osiris sur mz 42 lote 2, Tulum | 2 star hotelfrom $63
KM 5.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $102
Crtra. Tulum-Coba km.0,200, Tulum | Hotelfrom $47
# 86 Av. Tulum, Tulum | Hotelfrom $34
Calle Mercurio Poniente, 21, Tulum | 1 star hotelfrom $48