Travel Blogs from Cayo Guillermo
... fish: keep your fingers above the water or your likely to get it pinched!
Three nights in the resort is enough
Both of us really enjoyed the time and relaxation at our Hotel Colonial resort. With this all-inclusive package it was really easy, meaning one had to think about nothing, but what to eat and drink and what to do next. However, both of us were now ready again for seeing the real Cuba again. With the only Cubans around being the staff working for ...
... could sip pina coladas on their beach, and lobsters/other-saltwater-delicacies are only available for tourist consumption and export. that being said, there was a whole lot of guilt, and a whole lot of head-banging-against-a-wall. our plan was to get out as much as possible. and so we did. but at least it looked like ...
Got on the Canadian North flight leaving YK at 5 pm. Spent several hours playing driving games and having a beer. Just after midnight got on the red eye to Toronto. So, after thinking the plane was flapping its wings to get here last night we landed in a very foggy Toronto. Bumpy flight, bumpy landing, I am sure that it means a great flight and a smooth landing at our next ...
On day three of our adventure we were early for one of our lunches. So Eddy, our man in Havana, hee hee, took us to a public beach area called Playa Pilar.
He talked it up a lot and frankly what beach in Cuba isn't nice? but when we got there we were all pretty impressed.
... about some wild cows which were white. It seemed a little far-fetched but then lo and behold they were all over the road and we had to almost stop to avoid hitting them.
Our hotel was quite nice. It's a budget hotel, only 3 1/2* but it was very clean, cute room and we had an Oceanview.
We checked in no problem and so began our ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center