Casa Florencia Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... a place or a voice to be heard in the world, like a jungle with people climbing to get to the top and see that crack of sunlight. Here content is a hammock. Content is a long hard day's work where you still have the energy to see your friends at the end. It's a bunch of leaves teasing each other with sunlight in their own stark shadows. At first when I came here I thought how boring life must be for some- lying in a hammock and watching life's slow trudge onwards. Seeing the ...
... you make only $2 in an hour, there's a lot of incentive not to make things too efficient. Although very different to anyone accustomed to a North American or European level of efficacy or productivity (for there is a surprising amount of waste in terms of food and effort), this farm and hundreds like it in Central America still employ thousands of people and produce cheap, tasty products. To realize that time is valued ...
There is something about a 4 hour bus journey in close quarters that breaks down barriers. During the trip we were given a mountain of assistance from the locals, were laughed at and also laughed with the people around us and the circumstances surrounding us. We didn't see another tourist the whole day and at no point during the journey did we feel uncomfortable (maybe a little through the separation and searching bit - that was ...
... we saw the various workshops that are available to the children and youth that attend. In the afternoon, workshops included music, a computer room where they are able to complete schoolwork and receive help with schoolwork. Some youth learn how to sew backpacks and others how to make soap which results in both products being sold and the
profits going back to the youth in the form of a ...