If you want to know and explore the unknown, I recommend you to go to Las Marietas Islands; a place that you will visit and won’t believe it exists in Mexico.
To reach this fascinating place, there are plenty of tours you can choose from -most of them include food, so all you need to bring is your camera to take thousands of amazing photos and have a beautiful memory.
I boarded the boat and the adventure began! We slowly left the shore and after a couple of hours in the sea, we started looking from a considerable distance the island –I got very excited!
Our first stop was Playa Escondida or Hidden Beach, we swam under the cave and we arrived to a different world – where the sand was so white and soft, and the sea water was pristine. I lay down on the soft sand and began to observe everything around me; without a doubt, this place amazed me beyond anything.
Afterwards, the guide took us to another island where we enjoyed of water activities from kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving and paddle boarding. I chose snorkel to explore the underwater live. I discovered countless different multicolored fish,
Then the guide took us to another island where we could enjoy water activities from kayaking, snorkeling, or scuba paddleboard; I chose snorkel to explore marine life, I discovered countless different multicolored fish and became fascinated! –You will love it.
These islands are protected by the government and provide shelter to aquatic species and migratory birds exclusive of this region.
On our return, we saw a procession of whales, they were more than six at the same time, and they looked as if they were dancing. We also dolphins jumping around, this was the best way to finish this unforgettable experience!
By Thalía Rodríguez
Photo Credit: Christian Frausto Bernal