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alex is awesome, bit spendy. awesome black sand beaches. three really good surf sessions. one all night party with the locals.
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... and having experienced the wonderful food festival, we decided to explore some of the nearby villages.
First stop was Salcoatitan, 10 minutes away. This little town is famous for its giant tree, mosaics and quesadillas. We saw the nice mosaics, went to a small wood art museum and sat in a lovely restaurant to eat the quesadillas we bought. These quesadillas are not the usual tortilla and cheese, but rather a sweet cake for dessert. During the Holy Week, ...
... these ones were taken by killing the mama iguana so I didn't eat them, but it still blew my mind that they were here for sale. On our way out of the square we came across a vendor selling something I'd never seen but immediately had to buy: sweet bread shaped like tiny lizards. Of course I grabbed the one with the sugar and the sprinkles because, you know, it's me.
After some wandering through a couple uninspired blocks, we finally found the ...
... for the first time… I guess it’s in our nature to shake things up.
The hostel is lovely, and attended by a cute couple from Sweden, Yanni and Susan. They have been working here for a while, but will soon need to leave because their visas are expiring. It’s definitely the smallest hostel I’ve ever stayed in, which isn’t a bad thing. There are two private rooms, and only one 3-bunk dorm room. I’m glad to have snagged ...
... and unrelatedly got some of his teeth fixed in Juayua, for cheap which of course led on to a massive rant about American health care system, how everythings screwed and every president is a nobber, and Britain is just as bad and blah blah blah. I’d hate to see what this guy turned into on Coke if he’s usually this intense.
On the plus side, he did give me a ridiculously strong rum and coke, but then as I was cooking he forgot which was ...