Hotel Casa de Playa
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- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
- High-speed internet in room
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... 8216;Let’s begin.’
Sñr Rodriguez takes a nervous breath as he takes his seat.
‘What do you think qualifies you to drive this bus?’ asks the interviwer.
‘On Tuesdays I throw watermelons at fire hydrants.’
‘Interesting. Tell me more…’
‘I’ve got a pig in my trousers!’ yells Sñr Rodriguez with maniacal eyes.
‘Goodness, you really are a ...
... harassing you to buy drugs and pointless trinkets. The weather here was consistently amazing which really made the place. We had some Pisco sour cocktails which were a Peruvian special which were ok (the mojitos were good though) then played a game of pool before heading to bed.
The next day we got up and had another sweet breakfast before chilling in the hammocks again. We had done some googling last night on CIFA buses and there were a few stories about ...
... the trick. Today, we were saying goodbye to Ecuador and hello to Peru. At 7:15 we boarded a "Playboy" bus. Seriously, it was randomly branded with the Playboy bunny logo. Indeed at one point in the journey, as they were short of seats, a buxom babe joined the driver in his cabin. As I was feeling unwell and heavily medicated, I slept for most of the journey. We got to Huanquillas at about 12:30 where ...
... was rocky! I climbed out an hour later a little battered and bleeding. Looking for a place to chill with a quiet beer I ran into an American retiree who was keen to join me. He had a somewhat dodgy look about him and I was immediately suspicious. I soon had to spurn him as his real intentions materialised when he suggested maybe he could have a glass of my tasty beer. He left looking for another victim, sad faced and tail between his legs. As ...
... it did not disappoint. It was no luxury, but it had a lot of charm. Four bamboo shacks decorated with funky designs about 20 meters away from the beach, one common shack with a car tyre table and lounging chairs and that is it. No hot water, only salt water heated by the sun was in the bathrooms, but it was ok. We had our own shack, which was nice, all the others were shared. Sand everywhere…
We soon discovered that in Mancora you simply do nothing and that is ...