Top three things to see and do in Tulum, Mexico

1. Visit the cenotes or even better snorkel and/or dive in them. Some you can see turtles and fish, and in Dos Ojos you can dive the caverns between the two ‘eyes’ or openings… Cenotes closest to Tulum:  Cenote cristal, cenote Escondido (cycle out on…

Cenote Cristal and chilling in Tulum…

Everybody keeps telling me about the amazing cenotes in this region- a natural geographical feature common to this region in Mexico. What is a cenote I hear you ask? A cenote is a natural sinkhole- where the bedrock- or cave ceiling has collapsed revealing groundwater- so basically a lake, sometimes…

Tulum- the ruins and the Sun

So my first morning in Tulum I woke up with an awful, awful hangover (those free hostel cocktails seemed such a good idea at the time argh). My idea of getting up to see the sunrise was not going to happen. I woke up feeling groggy at around 9.30am…