Hotel Sun Beach Salinas
Travel Blogs from Salinas
... the end of the uphill sections through the paramo and come to a crossroads from where it is all downhill through the villages. Edison warns us to go carefully through the villages, partly because the many dogs like to chase cyclists and partly because it is Sunday afternoon when most of the villagers will be busy getting drip ink on Chicha ( beer made by chewing corn, spitting it into a bucket, topping up with water and leaving it to ferment - sound nice? It certainly ...
We had a brief dinner, then all went to bed early like 6pm to try and get a bit of rest. We where in this shack with tin roofs, that was rattling away in the wind which was pretty strong. That and combined with the adrenaline form the anticipation meant no one slept just rested and prepared ourselves for the encounter.
Then we got the knock on the door, it was time to go. So we got dressed into our heavy duty pants, jackets, ...
... just a stretch of the highway) and bought some avocados, tomatoes, buns and bananas for dinner. We then found enough beds in one room after some kind volunteers offered to move.
The only internet nearby is at the library, which is closing now, so I'm going to throw some pictures in and continue next weekend when we are back to civilization after our trek into the Ecuadorian Amazon!
... around for a few hours trying to sort out the ghost train we were famished. Easy enough to find somewhere to eat right? Wrong. Whatever looked to be open didnt seem to have any food. After a number of failed attempts we finally found a decent joint that was obviously placed up some stairs behind a shoe emporium. Served a decent cold coke at least. Biggest achievement of the stay.
Next day we decided to bail. We were extremely hungry again as that night we ...
... 2 little kiddos that otherwise would not have had this surgery. The day also consisted of scar revisions, palate fistula repairs, septo/rhinoplasty. Today's major kink in the system came when one of the monitors we brought with us fell off of a 3 foot high make shift table and decided not to work again! This monitor was being used along with the "less fancy" anesthesia machine, so this led ...
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- Pets allowed