Travel Blogs from Maracaibo
... the time being directed from the car which bunch to select all the time keeping one eye on the countdown timer on the traffic lights. We bought enough bananas to last the whole week, we drank banana, ate it and froze it we bought so much and that was with all of us eating about 3 a day and drinking it as well. I think we must have bought about 50 bananas on that journey.
We went for a days walk in the center. We tried the local drink ...
... t believe him at first, Free gas, that doesn't happen. We learned quickly that gas in Venezuela is extremely cheap, cheaper than water and beer. Apparently we didn't have enough change to pay....equivalent to about 10 cents $USD. We will enjoy this while it lasts, as we were paying about $5 per gallon in Colombia, and its going to be a bit more in Brazil.
The Venezuela presidential elections are only 2 weeks away,and ...
... outside around 10 dollars and you go through the back entrance and jump the queue, a crazy amount of corruption, they didnt even need to see our faces to cross the border, all very surreal.
But! Colombia has been absolutely amazing, we stayed in a beach city called Santa Marta for a few days, before staying in our friends finca by the beach for a few more days. I have some funny pictures of christmas decorations on the beach in Santa Marta I will put up. ...
... in the winter. I’m an old romantic at heart!
As we have been here so long, we don’t know where we are taking the coal to. The office will have the coal analysed and we may take it to Providence, Rhode Island or as planned to Portsmouth, N.H. If we go to Providence we will only be there one day, which is disastrous as I was going to buy the crew’s Christmas presents in Portsmouth and Tony’s and get my nails and hair done and ...
... for linen
Dark faces strange hair,
do I look or donīt I stare?,
here they say all are happy,
somehow it seems maybe not
Drop the vowels and speak so fast,
train my ear but understand what's past,
the entire conversation that I comprehend just fine,
I am off the beaten track this will take some ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking