Grand Oasis Viva
Travel Blogs from Cancun
... Ear plugs engaged, check! Seat back, check! Next thing we know we're awake and we've missed any nourishment offerings and we're only an hour from landing. R asks for coffee but never receives the badly needed fix. We read to expect the bombardment of rides from the airport, but the only research I was able to do, was how to get ourselves out of Mexico airport to the downtown bus depot for as inexpensive as we ...
... say that the crafts remains were collected and sent to NASA for extraterrestrial research purposes. These people have clearly never done the Inca Trail. As I have mentioned before, the truth should never get in the way of a good story - Mexicans need to learn this little fact.
The rest of our time was spent being ripped off, relaxing, looking at countless Mexican stores and eating delicious pitas.
We then headed back to Cancun. This time though ...
... and I had the Mexican treatment :) It was nice to show my family around my house, which they were amazed at how it costs so little and is so big/nice! Even after setting some ground rules with my dad, he still managed to say some awkward comments, oh well, they got their chance to put faces to names and to say thanks "for looking after our Kimbo..." oh gaaad.
I forgot to mention visits to La ...
... them and went! Got to playa, found the ferry! But!!!!!! There's a trick they will try to **** u on price! Only get one way to Cozumel don't get two ways!! They charged $700 pasos for two ways, or $150 For one way. I almost bought two way, then said no no no just one way. And she was like ummmm. I was like NO!!! One way! Ill swim back if I have too! Then I saw the price difference and was like why!! Why would you do that?? That's wrong!! And I told ...
... terrified of them, screaming and swimming away. Now I'm scuba diving with them and touching them :D After seeing the sharks (Nursing, Lemon, Bull, Black tip reef) swimming in the tank, we decided on the spot to get in the tank with them... behind a plastic door. Sort of like cage diving, but plastic, in an Aquarium. Still pretty cool.
Afterwards we ate some food in Parque las ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center