Hotel Villa Mercedes Palenque
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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Palenque is definitely different from every climate we've seen so far in Mexico. We've traded high elevations, dry cool temperatures, and cactus for near-sea level rainforest-like conditions: Heat, humidity and lush vegetation. We're actually staying a few kilometres outside Palenque town, at a jungle retreat in the national park. Our hotel is really just a camping and RV park with some rooms, but it includes a swimming pool, an ...
... stunning! In the jungle so really green and pretty, Chiapas in general I think is my favourite place so far, secondary is amazing, so green and lush, but soooo hot! Had a coconut. Dropped off a bus station around 4.30, 6.5 hours to kill before bus to Merida. Lugged backpacks to restaurant then few of us went to a bar near station - bug regret- got so bitten! Saw ugly thing that looked like massive rat. May be a possum? Got night bus, so so ...
... dripped on the counter.
The admission prices (park and ruins) were modest (81 MXP in total), and I decided not to get a guide. I walked around and climbed each flight of steps in the omnipresent heat. I saw the American ladies again and a family from Michoacan, who had driven all the way from Chicago, as well as a Dutch couple from Amsterdam at Museo de los sitios, which was closed due to an 'electrical fault', as they put it, and as I later found ...
... occupied and the smells were already beginning to become overwhelming! After the guy left the toilet the back half of the bus were almost gagging! Lol quickly regretting her excitement of having a loo for the journey! It was used twice more by the time we had a half way stop but the stench was unbearable. A Mexican chilli and beans special. I went in to see if I could close the toilet seat or something to dry stop the smell somehow and ...
Leaving at 12.15 pm from San Cristobel the road was windy all the way to Palenque, just over 200 ...