Hotel Rio Verde
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Salida de Arenillas y a la frontera. Paso por aduana y migracion toma aproximadamente dos horas y media. Conduccion hasta Zorritos, al restaurante el Brujo, donde los cebiches mixtos llevan la delantera en las preferencias del menu. Continuamos hasta Punta Sal donde nos separamos del grupo de amigos compuesto por Avatar (KTM 1190), Duende (BMW 800 …
... Gary although short of stride but in the lead cutting thru traffic with a cavilere wave of his hand. Mark is keeping an eye on his phone and notes that we have gone too far. Yes, in fact we have. We are the right number of blocks from a plaza and statue but the mistake is that started out from the wrong plaza and statue. Piura is supposed to be a super city and it very likely is but having rolled out of bed at 5ish, eaten half a plate of rice and corn for lunch, listened to ...
... can see when something is coming as they create a dust storm behind them. There always seemed just room to pass. Sometimes our steed nearly conked out and Karen and I had to leap out. I've now got the hang of jumping back in whilst we're moving. It's quite funny when we have to push though, but usually only for a short distance. Once over the mountain, the rather rugged scenery changed to lush green. Even the houses were different, on ...
... to follow a cart but he pointed me in a different direction and we ended up following a motorbike who guided us through the wood. I could not believe it when we spotted telegraph lines and a very large shed, then houses...... I WAS SO RELIEVED. We found nice little roadside cafe and had a lunge of beef stew with rice and plantain, all washed down with icy cold water. We watched as piglets and donkeys ambled past taking no notice of speeding traffic. On the road ...
... baobab trees.
The border formalities were easy and, with a bus straight through, no luggage to shift or currency hassles right off too. I had made sure, being the only gringo on the bus, that I was a memorable person, to make sure I wasn’t left behind at the border, as another 2 people were – they chased us down in a taxi and caught up some 15 mins later!
The desert continued all the way to Piura, ...