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... swim and we were not disappointed. After about 15 mins of cruising around we spotted our first WS. From the boat they dont look so big but once you get up close, the 10 meter long body definitely gives you something to think about. These creatures are incredibly graceful and with a sensor at their head and tail, they never come even close to touching you.
The first time we went in poor Alex was on the inside and closest to the shark. When I say close, ...
... time you knew what to expect and was more prepared. We failed to have a waterproof camera, just a disposal able one so we will have to upload our photos when we find someone who will process a film!
The next few days on the island we just chilled and caught up with our scrapbook, blogg and relaxed as when we leave here for Chichen Itsu our programme is full until we reach our next beach destination on the 7th ...
We decided to make one final stop before heading to our final Mexican destination: The Caribbean coast. Valladolid is a small, bustling Mayan Mexican town, which is nice, but one day is sufficiente. We arrived quite late yesterday afternoon and once the tropical rainstorm had passed, we headed for a hostal that we heard was good and economical. Because we`d spent the past 2 ...
... we sat in a small town for an hour waiting for our bus, picking up more of the scene in the town square. Guys trying to pick up chicks, kids playing, crusin' cars...some things don't change. We got back to our hostel at 11:30p. The next day, Day 7, I think, we explored the town of Valladolid, in the interior of the Yucatan Peninsula. Dude was it humid!! But we enjoyed the small narrow streets, really cheap prices (not in tourist Mexico anymore!) ...
... we departed. Drove back to Tulum for lunch. Found the same place where we had eaten years ago, with the great view of the beach below. Sat up on the bluffs, overlooking the white sand and tourquoise water. Food was fine. Kyl and I walked down to the beach; it was so bright. Almost unbearably so, even with glare-resistant sunglasses. We didn't stay for long. Returned to the table ... but, soon, everyone wanted to go down to the ...
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