Double Barrelled Travel

LATEST JAUNTS

Getting taken for a ride in Cuba

Getting taken for a ride in Cuba

“We’d like to get bus tickets for tomorrow to Viñales,” I said in my (what I’m supposing is) heavily accented Spanish. “I can’t understand you,” the woman behind the hotel desk said, rolling her eyes. I tried again in English. “I still can’t understand you,” the concierge replied in perfect English. I tapped my foot [...]

Swimming into the depths of the underworld

Swimming into the depths of the underworld

Imagine a cave that has an open roof and is full of water. The water is crystal clear and when the light hits it, the reflections bounce off the surface and make the cave’s walls sparkle. The name for these types of special formations is cenotes. Cenotes on the Yucatan Peninsula – a place of [...]

css.php