Travel Blogs from Leticia
... else was as amused by this as I was, but hey, no harm done.
To me anyway.
The next couple of days passed without anymore entertainment besides a certain happy singing guy.
The days were hot and humid as one would expect from being on the Amazon River, only relieved by the breeze afforded by our speed. But the nights were surprisingly chilly and I was glad for my sheet of a sleeping bag.
The third, top deck of the boat was open ...
... manages to buy a bottle of rum instead of a glass so I end up drinking rum again, which never ends well. We attempt to dance salsa style but it is not the greatest of successes, from what I remember. We just can't compete with the locals and they say we cannot dance. Go back to drinking the rum and chat to Peter at the bar. He chastises me for being a general wuss, among many, many other things. Despite being just 23, he is probably the maturest person I've met away. We create ...
... a taipir, parrots and a toucan were all things we could see from the walkways. Pretty fab.
We then had some down time so moo and i got our reliable pack of cards out, and ended up teaching this family from taiwan and one of the guides rummy so we were sat with a two taiwanese kids and a brazillian guide playing rummy which was lovely.....all very funny. Amazing what we could communicate between us.
Dodge showers and another dinner involving rice ...
... paljon kun keskiverto Perulainen tienaa kuukaudessa. Koska pääsyyn Machu Picchulle liittyy monia eri vaiheita ja koska Cuscossa on lukuisia matkanjärjestäjiä päätimme turvautua yhden tälläisen palveluihin. Käynnin hinnaksi muodostui lopulta 219USD per naama, eli lähes yhtä paljon kuin reilu kymmenen tunnin lento Kuala Lumpurista Christchurchiin... Ja tämä matkanjärjestäjä oli aivan halvimmasta päästä. Laskimme myös, että tekemällä kaiken itse ei olisi kovin montaa lanttia ...
... beautifully and we see the place where we`re staying, in a village of a few scattered, almost submerged houses called Gamboa. We were saying with Jose and Betty, at the moment their house is just one floating platform less than half a foot above the rising water, they`ve completely lost their downstairs!
We go on another long cruise animal spotting. Miguels eyesight is mind blowing, he spots everything! We see sloths chilling in high branches, monkeys in groups of about ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking