Hotel El Estadio
Travel Blogs from La Ceiba
I left Rio Dulce at 10am on Sunday on a bus to San Pedro Sula. The journey was pretty uneventful. Crossed the border pretty easily and made it San Pedro Sula at about 2:30pm. This gave me enough time to catch another bus to La Ceiba.
Got La Ceiba at about 6pm. By this time it was already dark but fortunately I had done some homework the …
... since the beginning. This was Chabelo's act of appreciation. How he got permission to work on the outside of the prison and to set this up I don't know. However it seems that the prison warden and the guards think of Chabelo as somewhat different than the rest.
After saying goodbye, we all piled into Melo's truck with the caoba plants and drove slowly to the highway where we said goodbye to Doņa Moncha, her other son also called Melo, and Greg. They ...
... kept flooding' etc. This dive we managed to see a moray eel or two and a toad fish which was quite ugly and just relaxing on some coral.
During the surface interval once we all boarded the boat and undid our gear, it was biscuit time. Vanilla Oreo's not as good as original but delicious all the same. The next dive location was about 20 minutes away, I ended up having a mini power nap. All this diving and late nights was finally catching up with ...
... my training, I looked back on my first day underwater and smiled wide. My initial feelings of fear and discomfort were replaced with confidence and excitement. Equalizing became second nature, and the pre-diving safety checklist was now effortless. I even learned to deal with and even enjoy the feeling of having water in my nostrils. It meant I was diving, exploring the underwater world.
It was very special sharing my excitement ...
... large and clean, more like the ones in Mexico. I found the appropriate bus line and bought my ticket. Then I walked around to find some food. Burger King was all I could find. My first take away food chain meal in a month. And it was no Hungry Jacks. After 40 minutes I boarded the bus for La Ceiba. Man how I was sick of the buses. My bum was still numb from the previous ride. After about an hour I noticed the bus was driving on the wrong side of the road, ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet