Crowne Plaza Hotel Managua
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Monday 2nd June la Ceiba Honduras to Nicaragua.Well off we happily (ah not at 4.30 am before sunrise after another hot sweaty sleepless night) arrived at the bus station for our trip to Tegucigalpa the long way via San Pedro de sula. Yeah it was long and tiring and at 10am we swapped buses to go to the capital Tegucigalpa. The scenery was very …
... their daughters started piling into the bus. Pretty soon, the whole bus was full. I asked one of the women where she was going and she said, "Masaya."
Literally seconds earlier I had been thinking about how vulnerable we were as three Americans alone in a random bus at night. Almost before I could finish the thought, God filled the bus with women and their daughters. Oh, and there actually was a really fat lady that sat in the front.
To be honest, these last two days were draining. Many of us just felt "worn" (cue the Tenth Avenue North song). Plans were changed, and we had to be flexible. We were supposed to be spend all of Wednesday and Thursday doing ministry at a public preschool, elementary school, and high school. But as we arrived at the steps of the first school Wednesday morning, we found out that we were not going to be allowed in. We learned later that in Nicaragua, they ...
... stationed in the temperate climate of the Bay Area... I felt a little bad at how easily fatigued I was and having to stop every 5 minutes to rest, but I chalked it to my body still adjusting to the heat and my new surroundings.
During one of my many rest periods, Susana and I were sitting in the middle of the road, talking about the law of attraction and manifestation. I was telling her that there's a guy I follow ...
... she shifted in her seat, or crossed her legs or sighed heavily, either. She simply sat, looking pressed and smelling slightly of oranges. Occasionally, without even looking at the directions, she would use the phone implanted in the seatback in front of her. I’m sure she was calling her banker, her businessman lover, and her college boyfriend, in that order, but she was speaking French, or Swiss, or some other ...
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