IHP Hotel El Faro
Travel Blogs from Aguadilla
A peaceful, lazy day. All of us slept in late. We enjoyed a warm, beautiful day spent at the pool. Lunch special at the hotel restaurant Tres Amigas was Bistec encebollado, arroz y habichuelas, and amarillitos (steak w/ onions, rice & beans, sweet plantains). Dinner was sandwiches a la plancha (panini style) and coffee at a local panaderia ( …
... that the coffee plantation visit was not going to materialise
during the course of these holidays.
Cabo Rojo was stunning, however, and on driving the
gravel Road to our off the grid couch surfing stay, I as the
... it to the plantation before it would be closed. What we managed to still do though, is buy some of the famous ice cream in Lares: this shop has (next to the normal flavours) weird and wonderful taste bud experiences like plantane, rice & beans, maize, and pumpkin flavour! And it tasted great!
We also did a dinner stop over in another city, called ...
... narrow winding road with fast oncoming SUVs on the one side and parked
cars on the other. Switching on your blinker is not really advised
here "because then they know you want to turn and then they won't let
... at their family farm and their annual Pig Roast... we are all really looking forward to the visit. Celi's father's birthday is the second... so we will get to pass on our best wishes as well.
Later in the evening we head back to the Coast and our hotel in Aguadilla.