Vista del Mar Hotel
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... some snorkel gear and took it in turns to swim out and find the Turtles. It was amazing to see them in their natural habitat. Katie saw about 11 of them - even baby ones. We should have bought one of those disposable underwater cameras.
Apparently the weather is only 30 - 31 degrees. Feels much hotter than that. The kids have been pretty good about it though. Matthew was burnt on his ...
... be the first thing you see. Walking through, I walk past a smoothie bar, through palapas and palm trees, toward the bar and restaurant, a two story treat of "nice" and beach. I'm introduced to the chef, to the manager, the manager takes me through what the kitchen does, and i am excited, like seriously excited. Fresh food, and good menu, do that to me. This beach bar gives good menu. The spa menu is delicious, it's its own management, and for what ...
... zip lining was the "thing" we used as a break. It looked like a broken sling shot. As we approached the end of the zip line you took the tree branch and put it on top of the line and pulled down hard enough to slow you down. Talk about re-using what you have, even the Mayans are doing it.
The second zip line took us away from where we had left our stuff so we got in some canoes and headed back, but first we took ...
... there was a pretty young lady lying on the sand, looking no different from and doing the same as everyone else. That was until, a bit later, I noticed a man and lady emerged from the water, she stopped and stood as though she was taking up the pose of a pretty lady being photographed. What she was actually doing was trying to get her brain to instruct her legs to take the next step forward. I could not help myself but watch in fascination and admiration as she made ...
... we would likely see a few swimming around. All of the reviews and hype were no exageration, it was amazing!! We saw a couple turtles, some stingray and a TON of tropical fish, including some B-I-G ones!!
The rest of the day was spent relaxing by the pool, down on the beach and enjoying ...
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