Hotel Victoria Resort
Travel Blogs from Cochabamba
Last day, hurray! Dry too so Anya & I got everything
done in good time – finally a day with no major dramas and finally Wily agreed
to let her stroke him so she was more optimistic about the days to come without
me to help.
Had a short lunch in order to do some last chance photography
and got some shots of the squirrel ...
Another very cold night - had to sleep in several layers and
hat and gloves again! Stupid squirrel monkeys had thrown away the blankets we gave
them and sat shivering om the branches.
Anya not well so a tough day especially as some didn’t want
to leave their cages and had to work around them – doing the family on my own,
with all 4 wanting to jump on me was a challenge!
Still tired after yesterday and before ...
The useless sack of **** got moved to another team and Vito's day off, so just Anya and me to get things done - was a big rush but much easier and calmer all around – still had the usual marauding troupes of capuchins attacking in a 3 way pincer movement and a few sneaky agoutis and squirrel monkeys dropping in for a feed, but the wild coatis, who had come in a big group yesterday, thankfully didn’t show and the **** eating tortoises ...
Rained hard again overnight but had slowed to drizzle by
manana which meant that even with slack alice and all the dramas, we got all
the **** shovelled before lunch. The dramas being Tejoncito escaping and Rossco
being taken to the vets. Managed to get a brief glimpse of Balu through the
foliage but was unfortunately “running” – this is what his keepers shout to one
another to maintain a safe distance – usually he is ...
... have a big jump and sharp teeth. The only way you can control this is by making the lead short and pulling her away when she jumps. She starts biting her bottom before an attack so you have a bit of warning, but twice she managed to sink her teeth into my thigh, I was wearing 2 pairs of trousers so only got bruised. Other problems included her getting stuck up a tree and finding a wasp's nest under her bed platform. I fell over lots. Before the project ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility