Villa San Miguel
Travel Blogs from San Miguel
We stumbled out of the bus feeling jaded after a full day's travelling.
We had stopped in Santa Rosa de Lima, after going from Leon in Nicaragua to Honduras and through Honduras to El Salvador in one day!
So anyway we conveniently stopped in front of Burger King and we conveniently had dinner there. We finished our delicious dinner of burgers, chips, and drinks and Mum asked about the hotel that we wanted to ...
Ronnie: Ali and I got an early start, headed to Pier 39 on the north side of San Francisco. As it turns out, the San Francisco Marathon was to be held the following day, and the start/finish area was along the waterfront where we were headed. All the pre-race set-up continued our traffic woes from last night, but nothing serious.
Pier 39 is a touristy area with many restaurants, shops, and street performers. We took all that in for a while, then ...
... a plate. Whilst eating I sat at the only table with Caroline and Dolan; Caroline a teacher at the Uni and Dolan a professor and author - both very interesting and interested in Australian Indigenous people and their languages. Dolan has written several books about the people Indigenous to the California area. When the music started they said goodbye and left.
Unfortunately I have no pics of this night, which began with an Irish guitarist who ...
We have had a very busy week! We crammed a lot into our few days in Hollywood...
First up we visited Madame Tussauds and got tonnes of pictures which can be seen on Facebook, some of the waxworks were so realistic!
We then did a tour all around Hollywood, visiting some celebrity homes including Simon Cowell, Bruno Mars, Quentin Tarantino's, Jason Statham's, Madonna's, Katy Perry's and lots more. A lot of them were hidden ...
... I love the synchronicity of it. I hollered an invitation for them to join us in Spanglish and they were happy to oblige. It turns out they were from Guatemala working on the beach selling their homemade jewelry and other assorted items. We had FUN eating. laughing and using sign language to communicate over dinner. Mom was exhausted and sleeping so they took her some take out! The dad shared with us how just a few months prior they lost their 8 ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center