Gran Porto Real Resort and Spa
Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen
6 great, well deserved, days at the beach. Picture this:
- Sunshine, pool & beach
- Kids happy in the kids club, parents happy by the pool.
- All happy with the luxury & all-inclusive food & drinks
- We only moved to go snorkelling at Xel-Ha, visit Tulum ruins and dance the night away at the Coco Bongo show in Cancun. < …
... surprised, we had a few good ones out of the 27, one of which is a great one of the big whale shark. We also printed off 42 photos from the Jungle tour disc we purchased. On the walk back we wanted to get dinner but needed an ATM. Playa del Carmen is a little bit like Cancun because its so close, it's halfway between being Mexico and a destination like Cancun that caters to American tourists, it's no where near as bad as Cancun, its a ...
... we had changed planets, because when I looked up there was a ceiling of cloud right above my head. I stared up in awe at this phenomenon, it was mind blowing, the light of the surface coming down in rays and a cloud formation which actually swirled and made whisps as you moved it. At 37m we had reached the bottom of the cavern and started to work our way back up. Once we had reached 10m we were in another world, one of stalactites and stalagmites. As i stared ...
... a B&B for travellers. She had only been open since the beginning of January but was doing very well. The one aspect of the job I don’t think she expected was that she could not get away from the premises that often and the amount of work was high. She was not yet in the position to hire help and was beginning to find it straining. It would be a shame if she gave it up. Took some bollox to do what she has done. But goes to show anything is possible and you do not need to be tied ...
... men, but seeing we left the BBQ around 1am, my window of opportunity was firmly closed. (no sexy single men at BBQ - in case you were wondering). When the sun came up, the place was electric, you could finally see what a beautiful idyllic spot this was. We left here about 8am and went back to Playa to the BPM festival to see Danny Tenaglia who was had been playing all night and was now hosting a free after party at the Blue Parrot. thank god for ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool