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Travel Blogs from Tulum
... ruins, the collectivo cost us 40 pesos. Yay savings.
We are dropped off on the corner of the ruins entrance and take a walk down. There are a lot of "free info" booths or "official" ticket booths on the way to the booth. Until you get to the entrance of the ruins these are all tour guides hoping to sell you snorkelling, sailing or guided tours, so if you're not keen on these get used to saying "no gracias" a couple of times on your walk. Its about 750m to ...
... was nothing short of heart racing. As we sped down the highway towards Tulum, an unusual silence between all four of us was suddenly broken with a little scared voice in the back row. It was Jess saying "umm...so I love you guys". We all nervously laughed as our driver reached speeds of I don't even know what. As you can imagine we were all massively relieved when we reached our destination, we couldn't wait to get out. We had arrived into Tulum a bit later than ...
... much everything was good – including the places in these last two weeks.
Yes, I got a little bored of colonial towns, cursed every speedbump, got anaemic and pretty ill, got lost in a canyon and woke up on a urine rug surrounded by frogs, held at knifepoint and attacked, ate tongue, head and eyeball tacos, had a couple of run-ins to the police including my initial night out throwing up in the taxi, turned up to a fancy dress party where no one had heard of my ...
... the box, all the while Holly laughing her head off that we have to do it as she has posted things from other countries and never had to. By this stage we were both so hot & so tired that we headed back for showers to freshen up. Then uploaded Facebook photos and did some blogging before heading out to dinner to the same place as lunch with a guy called Dave from Melbourne, heading to Canada for work. After our yummy pizza, and Holly's usual. It was back to the hostel and bed. What a great ...
... out the back and a lad on a guitar until the sun came up. All this would have been perfect until we had a 50something year old serenading one of the crew. The smell of want was enough to send half the party home, probably for the best at that stage! That wasn't before some heavy ranting by the locals about the government and how they weren't celebrating Independence Day because they didn't feel independent due to the corrupt people on power. I didn't want to say... But it was ...
Other places to stay in Tulum
Km 4-5 Carr Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum | 2 star hotelfrom $115
Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila Km. 4,5, Tulum | Hotel
- Perfect place to stay
- Valentine Romance - non better
- LOVED Posada Margherita
Km 8.5, Tulum | Hotelfrom $212
Km. 1.5 Carr. Tulum Ruinas, Tulum | Hotelfrom $109
Av. Tulum entre Beta y Orion, Tulum | Hotelfrom $55
9.5km south from Tulum on the road to Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $378
Calle Alfa Norte esquina con Calle Sagitario, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $44
Carretera Bocapaila km. 10, Tulum | Hotelfrom $133
Calle Coba Lote 4, Tulum | 9 star hotelfrom $52
calle 6 sur entre calle 9 sur y calle 11 sur, Tulum | 2 star hotelfrom $47