ISLA MUJERES, MEXICO: “ISLAND OF WOMEN” 1

So, hopping on the R1 bus from Playa Delfines away from the hotel district, takes you to Porto Juarez where you can catch the ferry to Isla Mujeres. The cost is $140 pesos (a little over $10 usd) round trip. It takes about 20 minutes and there’s a ferry leaving about every half hour.

ImageMost people when visiting this tiny island, hire motorbikes or golf carts. I hired a motorbike for $250 pesos for half a day, basically. The rental place is directly across from the port exit, so you can’t miss it.

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ImageImageIxchel, goddess of midwifery and medicine. Very minor Mayan Ruins at Punta Sur.

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ImageImageReally rough water at Punta Sur.

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ImageIt may not have been the end of the world, but I did find Jesus. (Hay-ZOOS) in Espanol.

21DEC12. Isla Mujeres, Mexico.