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... lunch inspiration – can’t face any more of
the hideous bread. Ended up with fried eggs and oven chips, comfort food, but
have to take advantage of the oven.
Headed out later to check out the classical string
performances in front of the Manzana – of course the tourist office were
clueless (and happy to remain so) about it and pretty much everything else,
both in the centre and at the bus station!
... from cordoba.
Our bus tickets were less than $2 each and ran every 20 minutes. Little did we know that we were in the wrong terminal, so a quick walk across the road put us on the right track. What was meant to be a direct bus, stopped at least 15 times before we even got out of Cordoba. Oh well what did we realistically expect from from a $2 bus. On the hour journey we juggled our baggage ...
So, this week has been pretty tame.....what can I say?...too much adventure + physical exertion = one much-needed chillout week for Jellybean!
Anywho....just need to go backwards for a moment......my fingers were about to fall off after my previous essay so left out some bits, but, as we're starting a new week, thought I'd fill you in!
I know I mentioned previously that there was a delay on my positive vibes on ...
... etc etc to the extent that I have started trying to make (very) small talk during these transactions such as "Es muy caliente a la tarde" aka "Itīs very hot this afternoon", although a lot of the time I have no idea what people are saying back to me - this may, of course, be a good thing! The biggest problem I have is with taxi drivers who seem to shake their heads every time I tell them where I want to go - I didnīt think my pronounciation ...
... for empanadas in the rare glimpse of sun, before heading to grimy, working class La Boca to see the beautifully coloured houses. My last day in B.A. - still no museums, but a lot of fun.
Following a surprising early 6:30am arrival in Cordoba via the overnight bus, I set about making up for my lack of museums. Indeed, I think I've been to 4 museums in total, and to a market, several churches, and a university! Some beautiful colonial houses, of course, and the ...