Hotel Salvador Gaviota
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- Minbar in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... back we booked our bus for tomorrow and headed up to bed. unfortunately we found that our room was INVADED with ants, they were everywhere!!! So of course Anthony was freaking out because its Anthony and he is a massive teddy bear scared of all things and then I started freaking out when they were all over my backpack. We went and got an employee and he swept them out and said over night they would disappear. we think they smelt our ritz crackers. After that we finally fell ...
... After breakfast we went for a tour around the village. It was a great place. So different from anywhere I have ever been. The village is only small – 1000 people live there. There are no cars and subsequently no roads. The streets are dusty tracks bordered by the fences of people’s property. The houses were generally the same as the ones I had seen briefly in Los Cobanos – built of breeze blocks or corrugated metal. The bathrooms were all outside too, just a little ...
Today was potentially the best excursion/tour I've even done. At for a appealing price tag of just under £15 for the whole day, activities, guide and transport. We left just after 9am with 3 others from the hostel. Samantha from Scotland, Stefan from Bulgaria and Cesar from Colombia. It was quite your average transport e.g bus/minibus. It was more like what you'd see cattle being transported in. We got in the back of the vehicle which was surrounded by metal bars and ...
... you could jump from into a pool below, but the lack of light and abundance of sharp rocks around put most of us off! We also climbed up a waterfall using a rope and our feet against the rock behind, with the water gushing in our face, and got dropped by the guide through a vertical hole into darkness - which was a deep pool about a metre below! The whole experience of being in there with only candle light was amazing and the swimming with only one arm whilst you help up the candle ...
... slides.. ouch a bit hard tho.
There is a cave system here you can visit but it was half flooded and some of the people went and checked it out. But i decided not to as you had to wear shoes and i didnt want to get my boots fully socked. As you swim through parts of it.