We are in Palenque at the moment

February 11, 2006
Topics: Mexico

Two days ago we arrived to a very touristic place – Palenque. It is known for its Mayan ruins. Usually we try to avoid such places, but this time we got free accommodation in the center that provides medical service for the poor people from the church communities around Palenque. We are very sorry, that we are not very much up to date with our travel stories in English, but sometimes we are travelling...[read more]

Valladolid, Chichen Itza, Dzitas, Panaba (17-25 January)

January 31, 2006
Topics: Mexico

Hello, now we are already for 3 days staying in the capital of Yucatan province, Merida. We are staying with Carlos, a Couchsurfing.com member, in the middle of Merida city. To the Zocolo, what is the central market place in Mexican cities, we need only about 5 minutes. We are here – like many other tourists – trying to find out more about Merida’s history and daily life. A more detailed...[read more]

Isla Blanca, Leona Vicario, Coba (14-16 January)

January 26, 2006
Topics: Mexico

At the moment we are in Chicxulub, small village near Porto Progreso in the North of Yucatan peninsula. We put a tent in a terrasa of one nice family – Jorge and Patricia. 6 years ago Jorge used to Sorry for such a few letters in English. With this letter we will try quickly write about our first three days in Mexico. Saturday, 14 January We looked at the map and decided to escape Cancun for...[read more]

Practical things about our trip

January 22, 2006
Topics: Mexico, Website

Already 10 days we are travelling in Yucatan province in Mexico. We are still happy and succesfully following the road. It is hard to describe where are we at the moment. To tell the truth, it is nowhere 🙂 It is one of the ranches in the middle of the fields. The nearest village is in about 3km, and it has famous name – San Francisko. The nearest village, which you may find on the maps –...[read more]

Our first day in Mexico, Cancun (13 January)

January 13, 2006
Topics: Mexico

On Friday, January 13th, 2006 we started our trip to Mexico by flying from Brussels to Cancun. We happily got a flight with Jetairfly for only 300 Euros each of us. The flight lasted 14 hours and though it sounds like a very long time we did not realize it so much. This I assume was the result of sleeping at least half way. Another point was that we were pushed to eat and drink most of the time. The...[read more]

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