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Today we headed off to see our first examples of early Mayan civilisation in Tulum and Coba. We were a little apprehensive when our pickup was running late and a couple of people relayed their tales of tour guides not showing but all was well. Tulum is approximately 2 hours drive from Cancun on a duel carriage highway but the speed travelled was only 80kph. There are regular police checks along the ...
... The last was cenote "Lúum" meaning Earth. It is a semi open cenote. It connects to the aquifer through tunnels and caves. The flow of water is horizontal and the time the water stays put is usually short. The cenote is still semi closed thus it is still considered young. Here we did a controlled descent abseil. The top of the platform to the bottom of the cenote is 25-27m. And then the cenote is 28m deep. This was actually pretty tame as they lower ...
... a drive of over 200k..
Kimberly had booked us on one of the up market trips, one with an air conditioned coach with a loo... Essential when you are trying to maintain fluid levels in 90% humidity..
There was a mix of English and Spanish speaking people on the trip so the commentary was bilingual..
The driver was smooth and never used his horn.. hard ...
... us to the main local supermarket where we stocked up on snacks, water and fruit but when we came out we got stuck in a torrential rain. We ended up walking a different way back to get the bus and passed through more of the back streets, there seemed more evidence of life there but most of the shops were still closed (probably because it is low season). We finally found a bus stop outside walmart., there seemed to be a lot more people around ...
Another beach day. It seems to be getting a little old talking about heading to the beach again, but I will. I arose again pretty late. Music and Spanish filled my room for a good few hours before I arose. I went down and got myself a meal and headed into town. It seems sometimes cancun hates me cause it starts to get overcast and windy. As I get off the bus I decide to take a good look at the crocodile ...