Hotel Los Arcos
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Je n'ai pas souvent essuyé des échecs complets lors de mes voyages, ce genre de situations où la seule chose qui vous reste à faire, c'est de prendre vos affaires et de faire demi-tour. Comme il y a un début à tout, c'est exactement ce qui m'est arrivé aujourd'hui.
19 juillet, le Nicaragua fête la révolution de 1979 et l'entrée des troupes …
... into Somati a more chilled vibe with cooking facilities.
After lunch we headed up to the main plaza, central parque to check out the festivities and see the president.
He never came!!!
The music was pretty lame. All the lovely drunks were out
in force. Cathal was getting stared at from every angle. A guy tryed to
lick my icecream!
It was no paddys day!!!!
Wednesday, attempt two to cross the border to ...
... patients. It took me forever to properly pronounce alergias.
Some of the questions I had to ask were...
Por qué anda? (what's the reason you're here)
Cuántos hijos ha tenido? (how many children have you had)
Planifica? (birth control) Operado? Cesara? Aborto?
Ha sufrido algunas enfermedades en el pasado? (have you suffered any past diseases)
Tiene una historia familiar de cáncer, diabetes, hipertensión, epilepsia, asma? (family history ...
... is to set up a new camera trapping project, and continue the surveys that are already ongoing. The camera trapping is really exciting, and hopefully if all goes well I will have named some ocelots over the next 10 weeks. Who knows what else may happen - you never know what crazy things can happen in the jungle! Will post when I am settled in to my new ...
... rejuvenated to head for the hills and a canyoning trip to Somoto, 70 kilometres away on the Honduran boarder. Funny how 2 hours on a bus has just become an accepted norm, I remember six years of moaning about the bus between Tipp and Waterford in my Newtown days. And you wouldn't find an egg laying chicken on your lap while travelling with Bus Eireann, but maybe that's why I tolerate these journeys so much better, there is never a dull moment! ...