Hostal Colonial La Francia
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... life. Furthermore the place features a mausoleum in which the remains of 17 rebels from the failed Bolivian revolution, including Che's, have been buried, after they were transferred to Cuba in 1997. You have to know that Che went to Bolivia in 1966 to fight with about 50 guerrillas against the Bolivian army in what they called another revolution. The CIA helped the Bolivian army in the search for Che and captured him in October 1967 and ...
... a horse drawn cart back to town. One of the passengers was a Belizian Pathologist studying in Cuba. His girlfriend caught my arm as we jumped on the unsteady contraption (yes, the contraption was unsteady; not me). He advised us to give the driver a lot less than what we had offered because he was not accustomed to so much. We gave the driver less, but tipped him as we left because I just couldn't imagine getting a ride for so little. We reserved a ...
was torn between the option of leaving their city, constantly besieged
by pirate attacks, or staying in place. While most of them finally
decided to stay, these 37 persons traveled south and, on June 1, 1689
they arrive to the hill where they rejoined the other two existing
families. A mass was given under a Tamarind
tree and the city was born. Since then, the place under the tree is
known as “Loma Del ...
... to walk back to our rooms. We then stumbled across a man in his late 60’s, he operated the local chess hall and invited as in. He could speak some English and was very eager to tell us about the history of Cuba. He then gave us his address and asked that we will send him a postcard from Australia, since he loves the place so much. We will definitely do that because we know that will make his year.
... in the vicinity (including us) laughing at them intensely. She then continued on her way with the boys chasing after her begging for their money, to which she refused to give it back!
We all jumped back on the bus and were on our way to Remedios, during the trip we witnessed 3 car accidents, it looked like the tyres had shredded on the cars and they had flipped over into the ditches on the side of the road. No one was ...
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