Travel Blogs from Cancun
We got up late enough and threw on the TV for a while because we were in ribbons and couldn't face going down to the pool straight away. It was Paddy's Day so Michael Collins was on. Every few minutes we would be like "we will go down now" but we just couldn't take our eyes off it. You forget how good a film it is. We finally went down to the pool party and loads of people were decked out in their Irish gear. I had brought an Irish flag for this ...
... bush, so essentially you just walk from one to the next. Along the pathways are lots of stalls set up selling native arts and crafts, and some folks could be seen whittling and carving the wood into a range of souvenirs, like wall plaques, jaguar heads, etc.
The site also contains the world’s largest ballcourt, and it defies imagination how the locals managed to get a ball through the high hoops – especially when rules dictated goals had to ...
... except us so most of the commentary was in Spanish but most of the time we got an English translation. We stopped at a place Alfredo called kilometre 6 at 10:15 for a toilet break and to get our schedule for the day. Here we also picked up our photographer Ivan. When we left again they told us our group name would be "Aak" which means Turtle. First we would be going to the furtherest cenote which is about 1hour 30 from km 6. The first cenote ...
... met along the way, and more recently since we arrived in the States have asked “What was the highlight?”. This is a simple question, but I guess it depends, depends on what they are asking about - adventure, beach, chill out etc. So with that I just made up some more specific questions and provided some answers:
“What was the best town that you stayed in?”
Tough one, and I will answer with two towns actually:
1) Sayulita in Mexico by ...
... El Castillo and the circular observatory known as El Caracol.
http://wikitravel.org/en/Chichen_Itza Chichén Itzá is the largest of the archaeological cities of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. It is one of Mexico's most visited ...
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 hotel
- 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 km 9, lotes 9 y 9A, 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 $113
- 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