Magical Tulum October 7th 2011 Tulum is gorgeous. An hour south of the craziness and American- ness of Cancun and Playa del Carmen, and you have a stunning strip of white, fine sand and clear waters, and rustic, noffensive cabana accommodation lining its shores.
Before I went out to the beach I decided to check into a hostel for the first night of being in Tulum. I had wanted to book a cabana if Steve had come with me, but th ... read more
North America » Mexico » Quintana Roo » Tulum The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
I'm off on another big travel adventure! Starting in Mexico on 22nd Sept and ending up in Sydney on 22nd Dec......with 10 countries in between!
Stay tuned for tales from:
Yucatan pensinsula, the Carribean and and colonial highlands in Mexico
Diving on the barrier reef in Belize
Ancient Mayan ruins in Guatemala
Beaches and volcanoes Nicaragua, Honduras and Costa Rica
The Galapagos and Amazon in Ecuador
Gorgeous lakes and Patagonian trekking in Chile and Argentina
Soaking up the history and mystery of Incan Cusco and Machi Picchu in Peru
and enjoying a week long adventure in Bueno... full info