Candelaria Antigua Hotel
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... that once stood. After several earthquakes and repairs the walls grew thicker for more support and the fine architecture was "muted". When excavation was done, they discovered a crypt under the main alter that housed a black Jesus. There are a few places in central america that have black Jesuses/Jesi/jedi knights????? Upon entering the crypt I must say I was somewhat disappointed, as the entire crypt was black. The first thought I had was, "If you cleaned down here, ...
This blog post I am going to combine our 2 day hike and write for May 16th and 17th. Okay let me just start with this. These two days I literally thought I had died and entered hell. I felt like I was being tortured. Let me explain! When we paid for this tour they told us absolutely nothing. they didn't tell us the fitness level you needed, how much water you would need, what you needed to carry up the trek, etc. So the lady arrived at the hostel to pick us up at 9am and we had ...
... miles around to celebrate.
Palm Sunday, begins with a wonderful breakfast in our hotel and then off to meet our suburb guide, Sergio Cervantes. He will show and tell us about some of the most important building in the historic center of Antigua. Sergio speaks excellent English and is very personable and intesting. He gives us a real understanding of the Colonial history of this area. The Spanish influence is ever present.
Even with the Palm Sunday crowds ...
... went to lanquin which is a village up in the mountain. I stayed at a really nice hostel and viated this turquoise river (see photos). There was a German guy there who could perform magical tricks like a coin disappearing behind your ear stuff. The local people revered him, gathering around in a large circles asking if he could control the rain for them etc. which was fun. I went to a bat cave, where thousands of bars flew out around you at dusk. I swam through one of ...
... and they were the best stars I've ever seen in my life.
The night was rough to say the least. Very uncomfortable, with four people in a two person tent, and altitude sickness kicking in. My chest and head hurt pretty bad and every time I moved, I was immediately out of breath. I had to focus really ******* taking deep breaths to regain composure. It was easily one of the best days of my life over ...