Wow!!!…what can I say about Tulum. It’s one of the most unique Mayan sites I’ve visited so far (of six). It’s on the Eastern coast of Mexico. As usual I don’t want to get into the nitty-gritty details of the site itself since you can look it up. I do want to give you the […]
I just love Mayan ruins and I’m so glad that I got the opportunity to see one of the most famous…Chichen Itza. I won’t write too much about the ruins, since you can look up the details on any number of websites. I recommend Wikipedia. Here are my impressions… Get there early. If you don’t, […]
September 2011 – Tulum, a set on Flickr.
September 2011 – Chichen Itza and Ik Kil Cenote, a set on Flickr.
Although I had heard that the power occasionally went out in Belize unannounced, my 7th day there was the first time it had. I woke to silence. I headed to the resort cabana to see if it was just my room or the entire resort. It wasn’t just my room, so I chatted with […]
Today started out very early. I was expecting Pacz Tours to pick me up around 730am, so I went to the resort cabana to get breakfast. When I got there I found a huge tour group being served breakfast. There was barely room for me to sit and none of them were going to be […]
This was a day I was really looking forward to. I heard that if I did nothing else in Belize I couldn’t miss Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM). But, the day started with my worse breakfast in Belize. I figured ‘how could I go wrong if I ordered something at a French Bakery’. Well, ordering a […]
My day started very early (330am) thanks to some lovely roosters. I realized as my trip went on, that roosters don’t only crow at dawn…they crow all day and all night. Fortunately after a few days I got used to them and all the other birds. I had originally booked my trip to Tikal with […]
It was still raining when I woke up my first morning in San Ignacio, but fortunately it had let up quite a bit and the temperature was still warm enough for shorts. After eating breakfast at Midas, I caught a taxi to Cahal Pech (a local Mayan ruin). Unbeknownst to me at the time, Cahal […]