Viceroy Riviera Maya
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... getting a few more misc items. I found a Wal-Mart, another Wal-Mart clone next to a McDonalds. These stores are more or less equivalent to the ones we have at home but with a lot of different brands substituted.
Adjacent to the Walmart on the east is what appears to be the town hall along with a big park with some statues.
In the afternoon we walked down to the beach club we had access to ...
... Ulrich (his Mother's partner) even brought us his wonderful freshly made bread in the morning which was such a treat!
The town was a 25 minute walk (or a 15 minute jog in the intense Mexican morning sun!) and was concentrated around one main road of shops, bars and clubs, which became very lively at night. When walking down this strip in the evening we expected to be hounded by people trying to get us into their restaurants but to our surprise we were offered ...
... turtles and fish, while on the shore big iguanas lazily paraded around and sunned themselves. Looking more closely, the pool dropped off dramatically in one spot near the edge - this was the entrance to a totally new experience for David.
The cavern system dropped below sea level meaning that there were two layers of water, salt on the bottom with fresh on the top and they don't mix (think back to Chemistry at school). When a diver passes ...
We are off on holiday!!! So excited. We got a taxi to the bus station and brought one way tickets to Playa del Carmen for just £2.50 each. The journey took an hour but it was fine, the coach was very modern and even had TVs with a film playing, although it was dubbed into Spanish. We walked the short distance from the bus station to the port. Unlike Cancun the city is right next to the beach in Playa del Carmen. It was very busy with lots of tourists milling ...
... here its dry ten minutes after its rained but your clothes never seem to dry after washing. Within 5 minutes off the bus we were offered weed and cocaine, its everywhere, americans ir mexican americans practically running out of shops to get you to score. I had my first moment of break when after 45minutes of walking around with 30kgs on my back a american girl stopped in the road dead in my tracks...wanted to scream...settled for a terse move! The vibe in Playa ...