Posts tagged: Cancun17-Nov-2012Waiting for breakfast at Mercado 23
17-Nov-2012“Locals” beach next to the Fiesta Americana
17-Nov-2012dogs like wandering Buddhas resting in the sun
17-Nov-2012Crossing the street along Tulum Ave. in el centro Cancun
16-Nov-2012Coastal shot along the eastern side of Isla Mujeres
16-Nov-2012Teaching Sara to drive a golf cart around Isla Mujeres
26-Nov-2011Using Google Maps to record trip data
Here’s a cool little Google Maps trick that I recently discovered: You can create a custom map containing specific places you visited. Used in conjunction with a GPS receiver, it’s an excellent way to record trip data for future reference or for sharing with others.
I entered the GPS coordinates I recorded during our latest trip [...]
25-Nov-2011Parade along Tulum Avenue in Cancun’s El Centro district
Some kind of parade along Tulum Avenue in Cancun’s El Centro district. Not sure what they’re celebrating, but this seems to occur every year at around the same time.
25-Nov-2011Preparing marquesitas along the beachwalk on Isla Mujeres
Street vendor on the beachwalk on Isla Mujeres preparing marquesitas made with Nutella and sliced bananas. $25 pesos (about $2.15US).
Rotting beneath a languid sun we are as junkies on the nod…dozing…eyes half-shut.
And the sound of waves in the distance. Pulsating rhythm keeping time with each heartbeat. You can feel it in your ears. The hand of God moves gently across the water.
Crystalline blue ocean mother nature. Geologic masterpiece of space and time.
Green-hued pelicans swoop [...]