Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort and Spa
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Another early start for a pointless lecture! We then headed down to a lagoon for a snorkel. Saw loads of fish but nothing too big - I'm itching to see a barracuda! This afternoon we went with a guide around the bay. Saw 8 turtles plus loads of other species. Best dive yet. Evening lecture followed by few drinks st the local bar. This place is like a time share - in order to do the amazing diving you have to sit through lots of ...
... of stars above us slowly goes through that big rotation too, a phenomenon called Precession. And then we start again. How the Maya - and other ancient civilisations such as the Egyptians - could possibly measure time so accurately and not only have knowledge of phenomena which can barely even be observed with the astronomical data we have today, but build vast architectural pyramid complexes based upon that knowledge (for instance, Chichen Itza, ...
... site you can choose to hire bikes to get around at the entrance and it is said to be a mix of Amsterdam meets Indiana Jones!
As the rain had stopped we opted to walk around the site and the nice thing was that it was an awful lot quieter than some of the others we had previously visited. This site is very much hidden away in the middle of the jungle and it was nice wondering around the place, coming across ...
... come up on the beach and lay their eggs. According to the guest book, one of them laid their eggs just out the front of our condo. A short walk down the road is the Yal-Ku lagoon, another snorkelling favourite which . We spent a couple of hours here swimming above a lot of colourful fish alas still no turtles.
We spent a very relaxing 3 nights here, as you can tell by the brevity of the blog. The ...
... location of filming the movie.
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Temple of doom
We have meat some new cool people from Denmark. But we speak English to each other for some strange reason. Ok we have been with our great guide form Germany and that might be the reason for the English speaking. Well Cave diving is something ...
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