Mexico

Chapter 10: Losing track of time in Tulum

Chapter 10: Losing track of time in Tulum

- OCT 22, 2017

I had only been in Tulum for eight days, but as I was leaving I wondered if I was making a terrible mistake and if I should stay for longer. In such a short amount of time I had made
Chapter 9: Love drunk in Gitano

Chapter 9: Love drunk in Gitano

- OCT 18, 2017

The club was the nicest I’d ever seen: fancy filament light bulbs and chandeliers hung from the tropical trees of the jungle, and the DJ played psychedelic house tunes from a wooden shack to a young crowd of dreamers from
Chapter 8: My Mayan Reading

Chapter 8: My Mayan Reading

- OCT 15, 2017

“Imagine that every person in the world is enlightened but you. They are all your teachers, each doing just the right things to help you learn perfect patience, perfect wisdom, perfect compassion.” Gautama Buddha I have always loved to experience
Chapter 6b: Infidelity at home

Chapter 6b: Infidelity at home

- OCT 11, 2017

Why me? We think as we lie on our beds in tears. I’m nice, I’m relatively good looking, I’m ambitious, and more to the point I did everything for him. How could he do this to me? What’s wrong with
Chapter 7: Diving in Tulum

Chapter 7: Diving in Tulum

- OCT 08, 2017

It was a basic requirement of diving and everyone before me had managed to do it so surely it would be easy? All I had to do was take off my mask off underwater then put it back on and
Chapter 6a: Infidelity in paradise

Chapter 6a: Infidelity in paradise

- OCT 07, 2017

The night before I arrived in Tulum, a girl I met had enjoyed a night of passion with a rather cute Mexican guy. When I arrived the next day and met her, she excitedly told me all about it: the
Chapter 5: Bacalar and the Seven Shades of Blue

Chapter 5: Bacalar and the Seven Shades of Blue

- OCT 04, 2017

“I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” Mary Anne Radmacher Bacalar is an area in the very south of Quintana Roo just a couple of hours drive south of Tulum
Chapter 4: Making Friends

Chapter 4: Making Friends

- OCT 01, 2017

“A man's vanity is more fragile that you might think. It's easy for us to mistake shyness for coldness, and silence for indifference.” Lisa Kleypas Shyness is not a personality trait anyone would expect me to possess, even my own
Chapter 3: Holbox Island

Chapter 3: Holbox Island

- SEP 29, 2017

“Wherever you go, becomes a part of you somehow.” Anita Desai HOLBOX ISLAND I try not to visit the same place twice if I can avoid it, because there’s so much of the world to see and I intend to
Chapter 2: Fear and Judgement

Chapter 2: Fear and Judgement

- SEP 27, 2017

As I made the ten hour plane journey to Cancun, a thousand questions flooded my mind: Will I get lonely? Will I make friends? Will I be safe? What if I’m robbed? What if I get into trouble? My mind