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Before The World Ends...Part 13


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Posted 23 May 2012 - 08:20 PM

San Pedro and Caye Caulker are more of the type of islands you picture in your mind than Cozumel is. They have more of a tropical feel. I couldn't live very long there as compared to Cozumel. They are to small and there is not enough to do. A week is good.

It doesn't take much time to get back to everyday life. I get up in the morning and turn the hot water tank on so I can take a shower. Electricity is expensive and you have to conserve were you can. While that is getting warm I make breakfast for my neighbors. I don't eat breakfast but it's something to do. For the last 7 years the house has been kind of a gathering place in the mornings for a couple of hours where 5 to 6 people come over for coffee and gossip a little. I stay for a little to get caught up on what is happening on the island then take my shower and go to Mega for beer and ice. Time is now between 10:00 and 11:00am.



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Once I get back from the store I normally have about an hour before someone else stops over and I end up going out for a couple of drinks. Today we went up to see how Wet Wendy's new place was doing. It's called the Thirsty Cougar and is on the waterfront.



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They switch the staff between the two places once a week so you always know someone that is working.



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The food is still good. This bar is more for walk by traffic and cruise ship passengers but it's still a fun place to go. The only problem I have with going there or many other places in town is trying to find parking. I used to go into town every day but now I find myself going to places right outside of town where I can easily park. It's getting close to 2:00pm now and time to move on.



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After a walk back to the parking lot and paying my $16 pesos I am on my way again.



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After a 5 minute drive I get to my next stop. A nice little place on the water with $25 peso beers and a nice view of the ocean.



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It's going on 4:00pm now and we decide to make one more stop. It's on the way home anyway.



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I like cantinas but on a nice sunny day I would rather be outside with a great view of the water.


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By the time I leave here it is time for sunset. Another major decision has to be made. Do I want to go watch the sunset and get something for dinner or go home? Tonight I'll go home and make something there. I have to rest so I can do the same thing tomorrow.
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