Coby and I arrived into Cancun around 5pm their time on the 8th. After finding I had lost the reservations for the rental car, we made a new reservation paying merely twice what the first one would have cost us. Super.
A couple of hours later we got to Tulum which is about halfway to Belize. It was a quiet, spread out town. We stayed in the first hotel we could find, crossed the street, ate the best ceviche of our lives, and slept hard. And woke up to this: