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Travel Blogs from Tulum
Pretty hungover and generally unenthused today quickly became a noday. We made it out to the supermarket 20 minutes or so away and that's about it. I made ham baguettes for lunch, which were nice, but with expesnive ham but them on par with eating out ...
I woke up to watch the Spurs V Man U match at 6am before we headed to Wendy's for a quick breakfast which seems impossible to do in Central America! They said 10 mins but 30 mins later we were just getting our food! Still we gobbled it down and then rushed back to the hotel to jump in the cab to the airport. It's only about 10 minutes to Placencia airport and as expected was a tiny local airport and we had plenty of time in the. So 15 minutes ahead of schedule we boarded our dinky plane ...
21st - 25th October: Tulum (also visited Akumal & Playa del Carmen)
After an eventful first night with weather (the worst thunder and lightening ever heard/seen and continuos torrential rain) we suprisingly woke to a still calm with no rain. We seized the opportunity and headed straight out for breakfast and our first glimpse of the caribbean sea!! The beaches with white sand and palm trees are truly beautiful!! Every photo seemed like it could have been a post ...
... at a nice little taco shop for breaky before continuing on out adventure. Playa del carmen was fun. In retrospect we defs should have stayed there rather than going to cancun but oh well. Would I go back there, prolly not as I've done pretty much everything I wanted in yucaton. We met some cool people. The Mexicans we met spoke very good English which was a surprise based on what I've encountered thus far travelling. Still my Spanish is on the up which is pretty ...
... selling crochet style hammocks, weaved baskets, dream catchers and tacos so we stopped for lunch. The tacos were average but the experience was worth it. Sitting in a wooden shack, roadside, eating tacos cooked on a BBQ. We did have the best homemade Icecream though - bounty flavour YUM!!!! We headed to the beach for the last time.
Our last night together, after 3 months of travelling through South and Central America 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
Carret Tulum - Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $212
Km. 1.5 Carr. Tulum Ruinas, Tulum | Hotelfrom $109
Av. Tulum Entre Beta y Orion Norte, Tulum | Hotelfrom $55
9.5km south from Tulum on the road to Boca Paila, Tulum | Hotelfrom $378
Carretera Bocapaila km. 10, Tulum | Hotelfrom $133
Calle Alfa Norte esquina con Calle Sagitario, Tulum | 3 star hotelfrom $44
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