Travel Blogs from Cancun
... Mr and Mrs Waddell' asking us to speak to the guest services. We trekked back to the lobby and discovered it was just a quick chat about our resort credit and to explain how to use it. The man assumed we were married but when we corrected him he then began to tell us how we can use our resort credit to have a wedding. We laughed it off - it's probably one of the few things to entertain yourselves in this bloody weather. We've booked a few activities with ...
... has been everywhere. He was a great source of entertaining stories, advice about the local area and the rest of Mexico. The neighbourhood had a local feel and we enjoyed visiting the fruit market and eating tasty Mexican food at small, cheap eateries. On Patrick's suggestion we visited some local Mayan ruins and cycled out to the remote isla blanca. It's a popular haunt with kite surfers and I enjoyed some delicious fresh ceviche sat on the white sand. We also got an ...
... of days. Fully intending on staying solo and low key for the time I immediately found myself in a new group, eating and touring together. Island time is a wonderful thing, as is being in an English speaking country again (if you can call it that). I've become so accustomed to miserable latin locals that the sarcasm and fun loving nature of the Afro-Carribean locals caught me slightly off guard, though it was most welcome. I set about ticking off a bucket list item ...
... and we broke to lunch to clear our heads before heading out into the open water. Isla Mujeres has an underwater museum located about 15 minutes by boat offshore. This museum was developed about 10 years ago by a world renowned sculptor and is a series of over 100 concrete sculptures of inhabitants of the island in comical and satirical positions sunk to the ocean floor. The concrete is of a special type that coral easily adhered to and in turn attracts ...
... between this and my main, which when it came was very generous. My only suggestion would be to cut the vegetables thinner before you batter and fry them - this is the chunkiest tempura I've had in my life! The bill came to 445 pesos (which included a second flask of sake) - about US$35.
Walked back to the hotel and had a coconut martini at the bar in the middle of the foyer before calling it a night.
Monday September 15, 9.20pm
Room 1122, Krystal Grand ...
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