Occidental Grand Xcaret & Royal Club
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... tonight. On my way back to the room (and her way to the Spa), we stop in the lobby and I ask Jesus what this is about. Sabrina seemed very excited about it so it is worth investigating further. Jesus says he is going Salsa dancing to Playa Del Carmen tonight with friends and thought maybe we would like to join. We discuss it and accept his offer. It's probably a big group of guests going all together, so why not. I have a nap - the sun drained me - and Sabrina and I ...
... inside was completely gutter, and had new seats, with individual TV's. These TV's had movies, games. tv shows, etc on them. Kyle watched 2 guns, with Mark Walburg and then Red 2. Stacie watched Up and then most of Ratatouille. We also tried out some of the games. The flight went well. We didn't hit any turbulence or anything, so that was good. We made good time, was half hour early and when we landed in Cancun, our gate ...
... and saw the butterflies first. They have a whole enclosed botanical garden filled with butterflies. My favourite was the blue ones. We tried to walk round the park some more but decided the best idea was to do the underground river swim. It took us along time to find it and on the way we found some wifi so we tried to find another contact number for the hostel in Lima. Very frustrating as there was lots of ways to book it ...
... to the tour agent Roberto and went back to the hotel. The weather has started to not be as good since September clicked over and the season changed to Autumn. It has rained on and off frequently recently, it's still hot and humid but its just cloudy with rain coming and going. Once again we had another nice meal in a restaurant along the strip which was relatively cheap and very tasty. I had a burger and Bobbie some pasta. We had a quiet ...
... point in lazing on the beach or drinking by the pool so we decide to head back out to 5th Avenue and find the location for tomorrow night's festivities to collect our tickets. Unlike this morning when it was a fairly tranquil affair, by mid-afternoon it's absolutely thronged with people. Thousands of tourists and locals alike are promenading along, weaving in and out of bars and restaurants and buying souvenirs large and small. There's a wealth of fabulous things to stock ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsOccidental Grand Xcaret & Royal Club Playa del Carmen
The resort was nicer and larger than I expected.
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