Technotel Merida Norte
Travel Blogs from Merida
... don't want to stay in Cancun and will be close enough to the airport to get our flights but away hopefully enough from the major tourist resorts of Cancun . We will see tomorrow as our bus tickets are booked as well. Later that evening we did head into the centre and were lucky to see inside some churches that were closed yesterday and we also had dinner( Yucatan style again) before we headed to St Lucia park for a free Yucatan serenading concert at 9pm. Wayne had an ...
... experiences in why we believe in ghosts or souls. First, I shared my experience as a child in talking with my grandpa Jerry and also stories about him talking to angels after his stroke. Then, she opened up with me about her brother who had passed away 6 years ago. She had been having dreams about him for about a month, him telling her that he was not resting. She said that while she was sleeping, she awoke to something cold on her arm that made her skin freeze ...
... said they were little goblins or ghosts that the Maya believed took care of their crops, especially maiz. They also believed that the aluxes would make themselves visible at nighttime to scare people and children for enjoyment.
kisin: the devil
mucbipollo: Yucatecan dish for Dia de los muertos
la chinas: oranges
mulix: curly haired person
the more you put weight on!
So much for the holiday weight loss from Costa Rica! Mexico is seriously messing that up. There is no other way to say it – this is the place to come if you want to get fatter. Apparently the Yucatan is the fattest of the Mexican states and many Mexicans (regardless of the state) are quite big. Here in the Yucutan the diet is very carbohydrate/protein heavy and involves lots of beer and/or tequila. Diabetes is a ...
... beach. Only problem was I was stuck down with a dodgy stomach, probably from over-doing the Mexican street food! We arrived at Imperial Laguna by the golf complex, both very tired and sick from about 30 hours of bus and not having a bed for 2 nights! Safe to say we called for an early night and some Imodium excited for ...