Travel Blogs from Chiclayo
... us to be petted. One dog Buddy, was a jumper and climber, and lily, was a quiet female who put her head on your lap to be petted.
We headed back out at 6pm for some chicken diner. The place was open and we tried to order, speaking to a young girl who spoke no English, and Marc said he wanted the 1/8 meal with thigh (by grabbing his thigh), I said I wanted the 1/3 chicken with (grabbing my chest). The meal was fast to our table and excellent, we each ...
... To encounter the depths and rich complexity of the cosmos, we require ways of knowing that fully integrate the imagination, the aesthetic sensibility, moral and spiritual intuition, revelatory experience, symbolic perception, somatic and sensuous modes of understanding, empathic knowing. Above all, we must awaken to and overcome the great hidden anthropocentric projection that has virtually defined the modern mind: the pervasive projection of soullessness onto ...
... same month I taught our Saturday kids class, I wanted the experience of teaching kids, and it was a great experience, around 8 students from 8 to 12, the youngest Sofia, possibly the cutest little girl ever! With a bunch of a few rowdy boys too. But this month emphasized to me so clearly the difference between learning a language when your kids, and when your adult, they are quite literally sponges (espongas), I explained something once, they got it, used it straight away in ...
We had already booked our bus tickets to travel the 4 hours
to Chiclayo so we got the hostel to get us a taxi. This was probably the most
suspect looking car we have travelled in so far because the car was pretty old
and battered and there was no indication on the vehicle that it was a taxi.
Everything turned out to be ok and we arrived early at the bus terminal and
waited for our luxury bus. The seats were fantastic being as large and
comfortable as a ...
Day 43: 28 November 2013
Piura -> Chiclayo -> Ferrenafe
I woke up today with bites EVERYWHERE. Bad times. I have over 40 on one leg alone. We hadn't been bothered by mosquitoes in ages but think I defo need the repellent here.
We had a quick breakfast at the hotel then jumped in a taxi to head to the bus station to go to Chiclayo. Unlike the buses in Ecuador where the scenery is really ...