El Gran Marquez Hotel & Spa
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... if I could sing and play I would but writing would have to do. That writing was a lonely business and I liked reading to audiences. And we talked about that and how he loved to feel his audience. Yes.
What a night. I packed up at 12 30. Hugs, goodbyes and well wishes all around. Prior to this Cynthia had wandered out her room and into the common area in her pjs. I could see she was sick. I gave her a hug. ‘You are young you will be better in the morning.’ She ...
... Auzzie couple regaled me with stories of the joys of renting a boat for a month and living on an island off the coast of Panama. But the thought has occurred to me in the last few days that I might return here to Peru. Hm. There is much I have not seen. We shall see what unfolds.
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May 9th written May 13th, ...
... very people friendly with a large pedestrian mall and colourful buildings in excellent shape. A monument topped with a serious looking mustachioed military man was our tip that there was a war between Peru and Chile in 1879 to 1883 (called the war of the Pacific). Apparently it soured the relationship between Chile and Peru for many years. Next to walking, the main method of transport in Trujillo was by taxi; almost all of the vehicles on the roads were ...
... finally set up in the hostal "Mc Kallum" with kitchen and very clean. There, I met a group of three boys from Brazil (Melqui, David and David). I hanged out with them for a while.
I really got on well with them, specially Melqui, who taught me how to do mat crams with better design. They live from the street so it was interesting to observe how they lived daily. I hope I will be able to meet them again in my trip on my way back to Colombia.
Met Thomas and Noemie ...
... of the moon was rebuilt at least 5 times. Made from adobe bricks there were temples for sacrifice, room for ceremonial battle and teirs of elevation to help people remember their place. Perhaps my favourite artwork so far in South America can be found here. It is a relief representation of the primary Deity. With feline teeth, numerous tentacles and brightly coloured it seems like a friendly God. Although one who needed to be appeased with ...