Jorge went to Merida this weekend for his mom’s surgery, which went very well! He came back Sunday evening, and since I had Monday off for a Mexican holiday, we decided to go to Isla Mujeres to celebrate our 4 year dating anniversary. (Can we still celebrate that even if we’re married? Well, we did.)
One of my favorite things about going to Isla Mujeres is the ferry ride. Here are some shots…
We arrived at the Isla Mujeres port and headed straight for my favorite spot in the entire world… Playa Norte (North Beach).
My favorite part of Playa Norte is the water. There are no waves (I hate waves), and the water is only chest-deep for as far as the eye can see. The sand is powdery, and there are no plants or rocks underfoot. It’s like swimming in a pool, but it’s the ocean!
After a few hours we saw some storm clouds rolling in, and we decided to head back to the ferry.
On the ferry ride back home, we could also see some intense storm clouds headed for Cancun on the horizon. It made for some cool shots.
We were lucky to get back home before the rain started! Today I’m back at the office (no fun) and it’s still raining!