Monday, June 14, 2010

Where has J-sizzle been?! Soakin up the sun is where!

Hey gang, so yeah, I've been MIA again. I don't feel like ranting too much today (yeah right!!), so I'll get to showing you my Cancun pics from (which I highly recommend).

Condominio Playa Mujeres
City Center, Cancun, México
Read Reviews Here
Arrived in Cancun --- This is 32 hours since the last time I had slept =/ not really sure why I'm posting this...

The drive to the resort was quite relaxing
Finally, 45 min later, we've arrived
DSC_0058 - La Amada Marina
The Marina located at the resort
DSC_0059 - La Amada Marina

Went through two of these secured gates to get there
The location is oh so beautiful!




The Lobby (like everywhere at this place, smells HEAVENLY!!!!!)

Champagne upon arrival! These are my kinda people...wait a minute, we are the same people! (I'm Mexican & Salvadorean in case you didn't know)
Walkway to the best spa, EVER!!!
DSC_0082 - Aroma @ La Amada
Had breakfast and dinner here EVERYDAY :)
That's our casita and having our luggage delivered to our room
First Floor to our 2 Floor Casita
Our view = sick
Everyone checking out the 2nd floor - the plunge pool was amazing and the lounge bed was a great place to dry off in private.
Room Service twice a day, it was great service!
Yes, that's an iPod Alarm Clock and no, I did not bring mines along with me, it's the Resorts!
The bathroom is right behind the headboard, strangely placed, but it was beautiful.
Such a comfy sofa (it's also a pull out bed)!
Lots of cable channels to watch when I wanna cool off inside and unwind a bit.
The 1st floor balcony
Stairs to the 2nd floor
Very scary to go down the stairs, nothing to hold onto when you're going halfway down and 99% of the time you're still a bit wet from the plunge pool =/
The day bed was so comfy!
Shower on the 2nd floor
Another look at the room
Sadly I only used the jacuzzi once (it was kinda too hot...)
The bathroom counters
All the toiletries were L'occitane

That's all for today - Sadly I took over 700 pictures, eeek - I will do probably one or two more posts to show you the rest!

BTW - the weather was absolutely fabulous, no rain whatsoever and I laid by the pool after every breakfast until lunch time, after every lunch until dinner time and after dinner hit up the Plunge Pool upstairs, lol. So I got my share of pool time, tehehe, loves it! After several of our dinners and a quick dip in the plunge pool, G and I would stroll on over to our friends Casita (our friends and their two little girls booked at the same time as we did) and play Spades until 11 pm out on the balcony/patio, it was amazing, playing spades and seeing gazillions of stars and hearing the ocean beside you, ahhh, it was so precious. So, why 11 pm and not later? Well...all the lights automatically go out at 11 pm (on the balcony/patio), you can turn the lights on inside your place but since the kiddos were asleep, we all went to bed and thank goodness we did, I'd be passing out at 9 pm everynight...I tell ya, being served hand a foot all day is hard work! I kid, I kid, but seriously, I was actually tired.

If you're looking for a place to book, please go to this Resort, and don't be cheap guys, tips the workers well (only if they do a good job of course), some aren't paid at all and just live off of tips and work insane hours, or else they're fired. We gave our room service a tip everyday and a big tip at the end of the trip plus four bottles of wine!

I can't wait to show you all the divine food I had on a daily and the yummy drinks!

What's so scary is I can't stop thinking of this place, I mean, every few hours I remember the place and I want to go back, desperately!


I'll leave you with a jam I've been listening to for the last few hours :D can you blame me? all I wanna do is bust a dance move at work, lol...seriously


PetiteAsianGirl said...

Yay! You're back : ) That's amazing that the weather was perfect for your trip. I always get a rain storm or two when on beach vacas! I love all those photos of the hotel and your room/view ... so much cream and natural shades. That daybed looks TDF - I could lounge on that all day!

Hollywood said...

We've been missing you =) Glad you back !
The pictures are Incredible !!!!! it 's GORGEOUS I am so Jealous I totally want to go where you were !!!!

stilettolover91 said...

WOW!!!! That looks so incredible!!! I'm so jealous!

DaBeautiful said...

Fabulous pics. I love your blog. I'm so glad your back! :)

Fabnay said...

This place looks so beautiful. I want to go.

Leah ♥ said...

glad youre back!!! beautiful pics, I dont blame you for wanting to go back. Just from the pics I wanna go too :)

p.s. love your hubby's full tilt poker shirt. Im so obsessed with poker, I hope to become pro one day :)

Leah ♥ said...

glad youre back!!! beautiful pics, I dont blame you for wanting to go back. Just from the pics I wanna go too :)

p.s. love your hubby's full tilt poker shirt. Im so obsessed with poker, I hope to become pro one day :)

Aleksis said...

It's so nice to see you back! That place looks amazing! I bet you had a seriously good time. :)

Jen said...

wow your vacation looked amazing! :) hope you had a blast! we've missed u! i was wondering why you haven't been blogging but welcome back.

AnNeTtEe said...

awesome pictures!!! I love lookin at amazing vacation pictures... didn't look like u stayed at a hotel, perhaps in heaven instead??? dang!! that is def a hotel to check out when in Cancun... it looks beautiful!! can't wait to see the rest of your pictures... =)

Young, Fabulous, and Pregnant said...

How fun! I love Cancun. Me and my hunnie went last year right before I found I was pregnant.

Kim Neill said...

You are so pretty. Thathotel looks so luxury. First time I have come across your blog, its great! Truly! All the best. <3 Keep in touch KimboxKimboxKimbox

Kate Gene said...

I am so glad that you're back!

OMG... I cannot tell you how jealous I am! Champagne upon arrival? A day bed? Other than the beach, that's the perfect place to get your tan on! Wow... So nice!

I'm glad that you had a good time! You and G were in need of a vaca! Did you bring your fur baby with you?


TKOmulatta said...

Wow... .I'm very jealous! That hotel looks FABULOUS!!! I am loving the decor, the beds, the sinks, the marble floors, everything!

That looks like heaven, I see why you can't stop thinking about it, I can't wait to see more pictures...

and I hope I'll be able to visit this place.

Nishant said...

awesome pictures!!!
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bananas. said...

wow! that place is GORGEOUS!!! i love the bed on the balcony. ha!

my family is trying to plan a cancun trip in feb which i'm all about. never been! can you believe that?! and now you're pictures are screaming at me to go.

Rebecca Machalek said...

Living the life! Rock out dollface :)

Janine aka J-Ezzy @ *La Dolce Vita* said...

PAG - Thank you so much!! Weather on vacays for me goes both ways, half the time I get a rainy trip and half the time perfect weather, I'm glad this one was nice, otherwise, I'd have been in the spa for 8 days and that's not cheap!

Hollywood - Honey, thank you so much!! I missed my fellow bloggettes! I highly recommend this place in case you wanna go there for a honeymoon someday ;-)

Stilettolover91 - Thanks!

DaBeautiful - I love you!!! Thanks!!

Fabnay - Thank you so much, I hope you check out their site!

Leah - Thank you so much, I hope you seriously check out their site! He loves that shirt girl, wears it all the time, LOL

Aleksis - I so appreciate that from you, thank you!!

Jen - You are too sweet, I can't say thanks enough!

Annette - Heaven it surely was, you have no idea how quiet the place was, all I could hear were random birds flying by and wind if it was windy, ahhhh. I highly recommend this hotel, keep it on your list to visit at least once in your life!

Young, Fab & Pregnant - This was my 2nd Cancun trip and this one was 1 million times better, did you stay in the Hotel Zone last time?

Kim Neill - Thank you *blushing*

Kate Gene - BIG HUG!!! Thank you!!! I wished I could take my baby, wait, I take that back, I did miss him, but potty training would have been no bueno while on vaca, lol.


TKOmulatta - Thank you! It's a very family friendly location (other than the lack of a baby/kid pool), they have a couple playgrounds and they have kids menu's. Please keep the website to them bookmarked and I hope you get to go!

Nishant - Thanks

bananas - feb is the BEST time to go to Cancun, i so hope you guys book the trip!! let me know if you do ;-)

Rebecca Machalek - thank you ;-)!


Kristin said...

You are making me more and more jealous with each post! Ahhhhhhhhhhhh said...

Wow I want to go there now!!!

Janine aka J-Ezzy @ *La Dolce Vita* said...

Kristin - awww, i hope you find your own sanctuary soon!! - they're always having promo's, so just stalk their website!


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