Hotel Gran Jimenoa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Heated pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Conference facilities
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During our group meetings we have been holding with community leaders and student leaders I've learnt that often our purpose is not about achieving a specific goal but to gain the big picture. Sometimes community development done in the fashion we are doing it can be challenging. We tend to want specifics. We want targets, numbers,results. Many factors can bring ...
... A sagging tin roof ran the length of it, as well as a gutter cluttered with garbage on the ground. These aren't your typical tourist vendors selling t-shirts and key chains. This is where the locals come to buy cheap, tax-free food. The first vendor on the left was butchering one of the live chickens he had for sale on a plywood board. He was right in the middle of the chicken coop, in the 30 degree sun, and he ...
... became apparent that the rules of the road are very different here than in Canada. Incessant honking is expected of all drivers, and safe driving requires great skill and ability to interpret the intentions of others, as people more or less drive where they please. Thankfully, our driver was both competent and watchful, and delivered us safely to the TEARS Centre around 4:30 P.M.
Upon settling into the facility, the welcoming, ...
... a sign for Centro. My guidebooks suggest Santiago’s historical center is well worth a stop to walk around old neighborhoods of old Victorian houses, a cathedral, and several monuments and museums including Fondacion Leon, described as the best in the country.
Well, I drove and I drove and I drove and seemed to go in circles in hectic traffic on confusing one way streets that went on all odd directions. I never saw another sign indicating the way to Centro ...
... or if this place is really better . . What the Heck do we know?
So - we asked Fernando to take us to the other place (which turned out to be at least twenty minutes further away) and I didn't like the looks of that place so much . . .seemed very commercial. At the first place, the facility was really nice and the manager was a young man who spoke really good English and seemed very willing to accommodate us . . ...