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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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I awoke to our room phone ringing early in the morning. Hello!? An unfamiliar voice said on the other line. Hi I groggily answered. Hi this is Gaby calling from Olympus tours. My brain did fortunately recall that the rude man from the night before told us to meet Gaby in the hotel lobby at noon to arrange our pick up for when we leave to go home. I …
Bryce and I were so tired this morning. We woke up at 2:30am and got dressed, brushed our teeth and grabbed our luggage. We drove to the airport pondering whether we should stop off to get coffee or not but decided against it. We just wanted to get to the airport. We dropped off the car and waked to the United Airlines area. We checked in and …
... was just jungle around us. We arrived in the afternoon after a pretty boring drive and found our charming, old hotel. There's not a lot a lot to do in Valladolid but it's defiantly a great place to spend a couple of days. It's quiet and has a lovely main square full of people sitting on benches relaxing, kids playing and vendors selling food. All the walls of the buildings are painted pastel coloured and there's a beautiful old church.
That evening Mark was tired from the ...
... it was the winner. In the ball court the Echo was different. The walls was build to keep the echo inside the court.
The serpent was a symbol for god. Imagine what the conquistadors thought about their religions snake and what kind of part they where praying to in the Catholic religion.
It was a day tour and it was nice and I got pretty impressed with all the stuff going on with the Mayas.
Until Next time! ...
... continue further inland. Has this come about from the new world swamping the old, or this a process happening within the new itself? Either way, it's slightly chilling seeing the vacated spaces. You wonder where these people are or where they've gone. It's impossible to see the massive resorts, building developments and tourist projects surrounding these places without having some sort of impact.
Entering the city's extremities, the similar sight continues but ...