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... becoming an amulet or trophy for the proud new owner. Unsure of what this was to do with the centre of the world, but morbidly fascinated by the ethnographic history of the indigenous people, we nodded palely and continued on the tour. We passed through a couple more exhibits of life in the Amazon and then found ourselves at the equator line. This one is the "real" equator line, found recently using GPS, after it was discovered that the original line, created by ...
So the grading/Carly's birthday party started at noon. I didn't arrive until four. As I was getting breakfast, I found out we had a new arrival today, Olivia. I stuck around to help her adapt a little, answer some questions, etc. I also took her to SuperMaxi so she'd know where that is when she needed some things.I also picked up some olives for Carly.
After stopping back at the apartment, I went to the party. As I said, I ...
... Notre Dame, however instead of gargoyles around the outside it has animals from the Galápagos Islands - which included giant tortoises, iguanas, exotic birds, and my personal favourite...penguins! The glass windows and sheer size of the church were incredible but not more so than the view from the very top of the church looking out towards the city. To get to the top we had to climb up the most tiny steps that were nearly ...
... where showcased. The best part of that story though, is the talk of " Danish" the pastry, and she needed to know why the name. First off,she learned, that our pastry is nothing like the so called "Danish" in the states. Secondly, she tried a cake, and to this date, it was still the best cake she ever had. I do wonder which it was. My guesses are towards the "othello lagkage", due to her description, but I guess I will never find out. But I did feel proud. You never know where ...
... was the drink special: buy-one-get-one local beers for $4.50 USD. We decided to head back to the hotel to catch up on some must needed sleep and spotted this gem of an add: "Sanduches" (see picture). It was likely the good cheap beer that thought this was the funniest choice of spelling ever and laughed about it the whole way home. Hopefully there will be more moments lost in translation to be ...