Tulum Day 5: Quality Products

Something I’ve noticed over the past few days is the intricate artistry and craftsmanship that the people here in Mexico put into their work, especially when it comes to furniture, leather goods, ceramics and household items. I’m sure there are a multitude of other quality creations, but these are the things I immediately noticed. I guess I first became aware of the strength and durability … Continue reading Tulum Day 5: Quality Products

Tulum Day 4

The full moon party was a lot of fun. They played mostly EDM and some chill vibe drum and bass and everyone was dancing and having a blast. You could run around on Papaya Playa’s multiple wood decks, sit by the fire and watch the moonlight cascading across the water as the waves crashed or dance your ass off in the sand. It really was … Continue reading Tulum Day 4

Tulum Day 3: Making Friends

I made friends with Richard, one of the owners of a bar called Ricarito’s Tex-Mex Grill on Satellite Sur the day I got into town, and I ended up going back there yesterday for a beer and some guacamole. Angel, the chef and co-owner, makes some great food and he’s super friendly as well. Richard invited me to a full moon party tonight at Papaya … Continue reading Tulum Day 3: Making Friends

Tulum Day 2: Settling In

I woke up super late today and it was god damn glorious. I walked down Satellite Sur past the main road, highway 307, and went to this incredible lunch & breakfast restaurant called Azafran. It was so cute. Brightly coloured walls inside and out, a small pond with a few turtles wading around, and the food was delicious. I sat on the back patio surrounded by these massive … Continue reading Tulum Day 2: Settling In