Hotel Cafe Cafe Avenida
Travel Blogs from Armenia
... families at the hotel who were cheering for England out of politeness.
The little town of Solento close to the Corchero valley is quaint and has a bohemian feel.Formed in the late 19th century its buildings were of the same style as the hotel I described earlier.It has a murky past though as it used to be a hot bed of political tension due to the fact that the FARC operated quite close to the area.In those times the houses were painted in the colours of the ...
... offered to take us for the whole day for US$80.00.
“You can go anywhere you want, I'll take you! Today is New Year's Eve and
a national holiday-so it will be difficult to get a cab back to the
ship,” he said convincingly.
We all agreed to go to the La Popa Convent first. Jose had to drive a
narrow twisting road to go up the steep mountain. There were several
switchbacks marked with the stations of the cross.
Last massive ATM transaction in the morning and then paid Blue Sailing and dropped off our passports. We only paid $650 because unbeknown to us we are only doing 6 nights arriving on the 1st jam in Porvenir and not the 2nd as we had thought. Gato Negro for lunch - fried eggs on toast. So cheap was 8,000 including a cappuccino and an OJ but you get what you pay for. Bread wast even toasted. We ...
... group that was coming in and I would send them here if he had the best price. He said he would give me $1900. I said that I had that price down the street and it was closer to our hotel. He said he would give me $1905. We agreed. He gave me several business cards, and I gave him my name. I will give the cards to our guests, and he will give them a good exchange rate.
We went to find Pat some water shoes. I told him he had ...
... student, Jenny every day and he really knows about flavours. He did a degree in chemistry and a post-doc in food science and technology so has an almost scientific approach to gastronomy which is really interesting for us and especially Robbie. We have learnt such things as to marinade pork in a little white wine as the acid breaks the meat down to become incredibly tender - we enjoyed a meal with this pork and we couldnīt believe it hadnīt been slow cooked - it was ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility