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... luckier we are right on the road with our number 1 pick of a Casa and found it right away, the Casa is full, but we got a place 8 houses away, near the famous padre pico steps and more quiet and with an exceptional view over Tivoli: the french-haitian part of town from the early 1800s.
Now Tivoli is famous for its steep roads, which we discovered fairly soon when you want to walk around
... to the ship.
Having visited Santiago de Cuba before and been on several tours we didn't feel we had missed out but were just a little disappointed that the constant pestering did rather spoil our day.
So a relaxing afternoon on deck and then an early dinner this evening as we are going to see the famous Tropicana Show which will be full of wonderful dancers in their colourful costumes and lots of fantastic music.
Our second time to see the Tropicana Show, the ...
... men didn’t use their special skill to get ahead; instead, they used it for the good of their community. Rather than selling the fish they caught at market, they would either barter or share it with their neighbors. One member of our group asked the fishermen if they were familiar with Hemingway’s Old Man in the Sea. Eduardo, the eldest fisherman who looked as if he could have been Hemingway’s inspiration, replied with a giant grin: ...
... We made it!! That had been a very very long few hours, especially for Kathy the current driver. The ridiculous one way streets in Santiago meant we got lost again - of course - and eventually found our Casa. We had asked our Casa owner in Santa Clara to book one for us as we knew we'd be arriving in late (although we had expected to be a good few hours earlier than we were!!). We rock up to the booked Casa to be told that they were full and we were to stay in 2 other ...
... a real showgirl. The children ranged in age from 2 to 16. Many want to be professional dancers. Our sewing supplies went to the 3 dance troupes we have visited in the last two days, since they all make there own costumes. We returned to the hotel at 5:00 PM. We have started the last two days at 9:00 AM, which has been great. It was a fun, but long day. A group of us watched the Super Bowl in a room that Gigi arranged and the others went to dinner with ...
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