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I Escaped To Mexico For The Day

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I unexpectedly had an extra day off for this Christmas holiday and I decided the night prior, hey I kinda want to lay on the beach somewhere. Living in Upstate NY, the easiest place to get to is... South.

My goal was to: Find the easiest, cheapest flight to legit anywhere. I couldn't find anything that didn't have a dang 10 hour+ layover in PA or NYC. And then it hit me... Mexico. I did quick research on Mexico on things to do, flights, Airbnb's, hotels and weather. And I ended up on the next flight out 5 hours later to Cancun, Mexico.

I knew I didn't want to spend the holiday on a crowded beach at a sub-par "all inclusive" resort. If I was going to fly to Mexico for the day, I want to go somewhere cool and well worth my travel time.
I hopped in a car and headed 1.5 hours south of Cancun to the great jungles of Tulum. And wow, it did not disappoint.

I didn't get in until 1AM Monday, Dec. 24th. It honestly was the longest travel day ever. Even worse than …