Flew to Philly, then cancun at 7:45, got to Cancun at 12:50 pm. Airport transfer was through canada tours, $53 round trip, plus $1 for a Corona on the ride. We hung out at pool until Jeanne and Eddie arrived, around 6. For dinner, we ate on site. Had the fajitas, were so-so.
Breakfast buffet at El Mortero, amazing spread. Got 10% discount at desk, total for the four of us was $77. I tried several atm’s, but none worked. Then, I realized that I hadn’t told Suntrust that we were traveling to Mexico. Went to Walmart for groceries. Sandwiches for dinner.
Took a taxi to Kukulkan Plaza and walked around, then Pplaza La Isla. We went to La Parilla for a late lunch. Eddie had enchiladas, and liked them. We had the filet flambee, but it was undercooked, and the flavor wasn’t good. That evening, we all played Chicken Foot on our patio.
We hired Gregorio through the front desk to take us to Pplaya at 1 pm, then to Xoximilco for an evening Gondola tour. We paid $150 for the Playa trip, and $90 each for tickets to Xoximilco. It was fabulous, good food, mariachis, mayan culture, beer and tequila included.
Took a one hr jungle tour through Aqua Tours. Eddie didn’t want to go, so Jeanne went with us in the one boat, and the guide took another one. It was $35/person, and was fantastic. We went all over the lagoon, under the marina bridge to the ocean, and back. We hit a rain storm coming back, but was thrilling.