Hotel Utz Jay
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... checking their phones, looking nonplussed.
While we waited, we sat next to a twenty-something man who was groomed like he was climbing the American corporate ladder, and his mother, who was dressed in a head covering and traditional clothing. They were traveling to Qatar, on Qatar Airlines, which offers attractive young air attendants in pencil skirts and pillbox hats. The mother who might have been middle-aged, or just ...
... like in other western places. There were many signs saying selling or buying drugs is an offence. We could have left this place off our list. Saint Peter, who the place is named after would be sad. At least we got some good exercise as all the places around the lake are very hilly and the roads are steep. Santiago de Largo Atitlan was lovely, more built up than San Juan, our first stop, but still lovely. After walking up another steep road we decided to have ...
... would lead to the beach. My sense was telling me to turn around. When I encountered a dog lying across the narrow road. I stopped and the dog started barking and running towards me! I had nothing with which to defend myself, so, I raised my arms and yelled "Stop!" Not even in Spanish; and he stopped. Then I slowly walked backward and he stayed where he was. That was scary! I remembered that for bears you should look big, so that's what came to mind when he ...
... are made of either breeze blocks or pieces of corrugated metal cobbled together and their kitchens and eating areas are outside under a shelter. They cook over a fire, not with an oven as we know it. I don’t know what rooms are inside as I didn’t get that far. I wish I could have seen.
The next day it was off on the second part of our mini adventure down the coast in the other direction to a little island community on la Isla Tasajera (pronounced tass-a-hair-a). ...
... I would find him after lunch. Each kid said things like 'you remember Ronaldo or Juan for a beer and buy only from me or remember Maria or Rosa for chocolates'. We are to,d we can jump off the bridge which was a solid 10m or so drop into the river and the young locals demonstrate first. Mike has the first crack then I jumped. Was pretty cool but definitely hit the bottom of the river with a bit of ease. Lucky no damage done, however my arms hit the water so hard my left arm was a ...