Hotel Riu Playacar
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... needed, we headed to a gorgeous restaurant situated beside a local cenote. Beautiful food, great service and a beautiful bottle of bubbles later had us off to a bar to sit out the torrential downpour that began en route. Initially being the only inhabitants of the shot bar, (that had the owner racing out for a carton of beer just for us - being a 'shot' bar, there was no beer in sight), our natural ...
... someone steals my bag with my camera and my iPad), so unfortunately I don't have any pictures to show - until I come back and upload the pics taken from my phone.
After this little piece of Heaven, I meet Sabrina back in the room and we grab lunch, trying a new Buffet restaurant. She then tells me she stopped by the lobby and talked to Jesus (pronounced Hey-Seuss,by the way), who invited us to go to Playa Del Carmen (which is about 30KM away from the resort) and ...
... certainly had something to celebrate. We said goodbye to Carlos and thanked him for an amazing day, we told him we were off to the split and he said he'd see us down there. So we strolled up through the island to the split and perched ourselves on the concrete slab that sat out over the water, the best seat in the house to watch the islands stunning sunset. The tunes were pumping and the outdoor bar was packed with locals and foreigners. Suddenly Braden comes back from the ...
... and not long after that we were ready to get in the water. The boat had a glass bottom so we could already see the reef under the boat and some fish swimming around. There were a few other boats around with other snorkeling groups. Once the guide had got in and checked the currant he gave us the signal to get in. As soon as I got in and put my head under for a look there was tropical fish around us everywhere and they were not scared of us like I thought ...
... parasailing company we found a few days before, not long into our walk we saw the Mexican flag flying to where the sales man was. The other day he said $80 for the two of us but today he said $70 for the two of us!! Woo hoo bargain. We waited on the beach while he called the guy over on the jetski to take us out to the boat, yep a free jetski ride too! Before long we were there strapped into the harnesses on waiting on the end of the boat, zoom we were up up and away. I'm not too keen ...