Travel Blogs from Cancun
... dehydrated we emerged onto the main road to the beaches! And so, not wishing to turn back now, we walked a little further to the nearest beach and were duly rewarded with white sands and blue sea! A few refreshing drinks and snacks later, we headed on back, this time opting for the local bus (obviously we caught the wrong one, but it was only a short walk back to the hotel!). For dinner we went to a lovely pizza restaurant just outside the hotel, and ...
... crystal clear waters of Playa del Carmen and sun baking in the hot Mexican sun. After lunch and a rest we headed back to the beach again, but managed only a quick swim before the rain clouds arrived.
The following day we took a collectivo (local shuttle bus that leaves when it's full) to Tulum to visit the picturesque Mayan ruins which are set near the edge of a cliff overlooking the sea (in Mayan times it was a major commercial port city). The tropical weather showed us ...
So we have finally arrived! Out first sight of Mexico was pure fog and rain! It is so rainy yet really humid, definitely going to take some getting use to!! The flight felt really long and neither of us slept much, but we watched lots of movies and Tilly taught me her infamous card game "poohead"! We got a taxi shuttle from the airport to our hotel and passed through the main touristy areas that seemed ...
... to meet back at the hotel at 3:30pm to change, drop off the carts and head to the beach. At the beach some of just relaxed on the sand, others went for a swim and the rest played volleyball. It was nice to chill and talk about the day. We left at 6pm to go back to Cancun where a few of us picked up food and went to a friends house for the evening. I was exhausted by the end of the day but we all enjoyed it so much. We gave a good witness on the island - ...
... dock we caught a taxi to the airport. Our flight was on time, and we were Denver bound before we knew it. Lifting off over the jungle, we caught one last glimpse of the lush vegetation pf the Yucatan. Our plane rose up high above the aqua marine water of the Caribbean before disappearing in the clouds, leaving a wake of memories behind us. ...
Other places to stay in Cancun
Blvd Kukulcan Km 8.5, Cancun | 4 star hotelfrom $122
- No Beach! Bad Food
- 4 stars is enough
- Big Disapointment
Blvd Kukulcan Km 16.5, Cancun | 4 star hotelfrom $247
- Nice place to stay
- One word----- Awesome!!!!!
- Worst Place to Stay
Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 12.5 Zona Hotelera, Cancun | 4 star hotelfrom $308
- Absolute Luxury!
- Nice....but pricey
Blvd Kukulcan Km 8.5, Cancun | 4 star hotelfrom $146
- Better Than I Expected
- Worth my while
- I agree! Stay away!!!!!!!
Avenida Nader 1 S.M 2, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- Glad it was only one night!!
- Very impressed!
- Not Bad-Not Great
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 17.5 , Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- A nice little place to stay
- Do not stay here
- Best 2 weeks ever
Blvd Kukulcan Km 11, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Quite good
- Flamingo cancun hotel
- Just got back from the Flamingo resort July 21
Blvd. Luis Donaldo Colosio, Km. 12.5, Lote 1, SMZA. 301, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Paseo Kukulcan, Cancun | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Will definitely be going back next year
- Stay away from this one
Kukulcan Boulevard Km 17.5 L-49, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- Nice and quiet, no loud music in the morning from the pool area
- Royal mayan down a few notches
- Catamaran and snorkel day trip
Avenida Sayil, SM 4A, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $82
Seccion A, lote 3 Km. 8.5, Boulevard Kukulkan, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Fiesta Americana Cancun Recommended
- Great Hotel!
- A fairly decent place to stay
Avenida Tulum Esq. Brisa s/n, Cancun | 2 star hotelfrom $77
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 4.5, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- Good Value for Money
- What a Deal!
- Great Fun!
Blvd Kukulcan Km 3.5, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- Spot on! Nice American Girls!
- Was a bad hotel!
- The worst resort EVER
Km 12.5 Blvd Kukulcan, Cancun | 4 star hotelfrom $161
Kukulcan Boulevard Km 8.5 hotel zone, Cancun | 2 star hotelfrom $55
Calle Nichupte S.M.8, Mza. 1, Lote 4, Cancun | 2 star hotelfrom $68
Blvd Kukulcan, Km 2.5, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $48
- Didn't Feel Safe
- Don't eat the fish, I mean Chicken, I mean what is it
- Great Fun Great price
Avenida Yaxchilan 41, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- No surprises
- Dirty Sheets!
- Great Hotel in cancun
Paseo Pok-ta-pok 21/22, Cancun | 2 star hotelfrom $67
Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 5.8, Zona Hotelena, Cancun | 2 star hotelfrom $174
- Best Family Vacation our Family Ever Had!!!
- Sunset Lagoon was great!
- Great getaway
Blvd. Kukulcan Km.8.5, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- We loved it.
- Horrible View - Construction Site
- Great Family Reunion
Boulevard Kukulcan, Km 9, Cancun | 2 star hotelfrom $61
- Staff always smiling
- Decent at best, good location though
- Love the Clipper Club
Av. Tulum con Av. Uxmal Lote.19 Smza.23, Calle. Pino s/n Col. Centro, Cancun | 1 star hotelfrom $57
Blv. Kukulcan km 4 Zona Hotelera, Cancun | 3 star hotelfrom $43