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... was a crowd of folks every day outside all the telecommunications buildings. They are just trying to send an e.mail! Simply that. A task we take totally for granted these days, like breathing, walking along the street, we just do it! It really is another world. Those that are lucky enough to own a mobile get calls within Cuba, but thats about all. Its another world, this fascinating conundrum.
Onwards and upwards. Catch you all soon ...
... for the northern coast and the beach town of Varadero. It was one of the finest beaches I've ever seen: gorgeous turquoise water that was crystal clear, soft, fine, white sand, and a beach that stretched for kilometers. It probably is not necessary to say that we spent our time there lazing on that perfect white sand and swimming in its beyond beautiful waters, but I'm going to do it anyhow: that's what we did for two perfect days.
... lovely. I am served prawns (having said I will eat anything this morning) and there is frijoles, salad, veges,bread and fruit salad. Drinks cost extra and so I have a beer. The meal price varies according to the main you ask for or get. Mine happened to be the priciest at 10CUC and beer1.50 CUC. However it was delicious.During dinner I met other travellers staying here, 5 Germans and a Sth Korean gent who all had been here a few days. With the super fast help of Elsa ...
... here under the guise of a Frank Sinatra concert. I met a Canadian man in the Nacional hotel (Gerard). We spent the afternoon having a few drinks on the side walk of 23 Avenue watching people walk by. It was surprisingly pleasant although very hot. Took a ride in a light blue 1956 Chevrolet to dinner. It was fantastic to say the ...
... through! So I get up, put on my black shorts, blue tank-top, and running shoes. I put my watch on, the head-phones to my i-pod in my ears, and the sunglasses on my head.
Then I hurry down the stairs, all eight floors of high ceiling. Marble floor, cracking walls, electric cables, a few cigarette butts, windows – most with glass missing - to the old elevator shaft, an apartment door is open and only the wrought-iron door is closed, I see a rocking chair ...
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