Villahermosa

San Cristobel de la Casas was definitely worth the detour, despite the nasty bus ride. But I had to bid farewell to the town and the two Frenchies on the 14th and am now in Villahermosa. This is an oil town a couple of hours from...

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The Magic of Money

I’m suffering today, truly suffering. Next time I see a horse, it better be the salami topping on my pizza! Todays adventure with the Frenchies involved a butt numbing 2 hour horse ride to a local Indiginous village in the...

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Palenque

I have finally gotten some photos up on my website. And it has to be said, the site is beginning to fray at the edges a little, with my html skills being limited as they are. I much prefer to work with pictures than words...

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Agua Azul

Hola from Palenque! I´ve no idea how you pronounce it, several gringos have offered their own versions, but the locals still look bemused when I mention the place. Anyway, it was a hell of a coach journey here, 10 hours in all...

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Tulum

Well the elections seem to have passed off peacefully, although they werent electing a president as I had thought, just congress or something like that. Just as well as my next destination will be Palenque, in the state of...

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Moving Ever Onwards

Not an awful lot to report today, other than a slightly burnt back having forgotten to reapply the sun lotion after a swim. Didn´t get to go to Cozumel in the end, because the dodgy Mexican tout who had promised me the 270 peso...

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Playa Del Carmen

A weary hola from Playa del Carmen. Nearing the end of my first full day at what is really just a Yankee tourist resort. I dread to think what Cancun must be like, but having spoken to quite a few people who have just fled that...

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Where art thou J-Lo?

Its getting really complicated updating this site! Every new cafe has new HTML editors, new settings and I keep having to learn it all from scratch! Still I shall persevere! Ive had a pretty lazy day today, just eating stuff...

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Merida

Well, another city, another internet cafe, another post. Lucky you. Have had a damned busy couple of days, and am feeling much in need of a holiday! Climbing four Mayan/Aztec/Toltec pyramids in as many days is damned hard work...

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