LIDOTEL Centro Lido Caracas
Travel Blogs from Caracas
Franco went back to the hotel at 9:00 AM, we welcomed him with a party, with the girls. Franco was wearing a cervical collar but he danced like crazy. We went to the pool. Later, when we were alone, we visited the national park "El Guácharo" and we played football, and we sunbathed. Now it's 10:00 o’clock and we are going to eat “Pabellón ...
... tight into a loose pony-tail, inquisitive but happy to keep to herself just as much. She was nursing a head-cold, sniffling and wiping a nose that was red and chapped from repeated wipes. She said it was from the stress of her MBA.
Her surprise (and it has to be said, concern) at my impending adventure in Venezuela put me ill-at-ease so much so that she agreed to be my airport and transfer guide.
We exchanged background stories, I gave her some meds for her cold and ...
... but it was big. I couldn't finish the whole meal. However the fresh pinapple juice i had to drink was amazing. That is one of the really good things about South America, if I have not mentioned it before, is all the fresh fruit.
Our day ended with a tour of El Hatillo. Although I had been there before, none of the others had, so I just listed as Miguel explained the history of the town.
... y Amistad (Basketball and Friendship). This public diplomacy program supports NBA players who coach basketball clinics to underserved youth around the world and discuss the importance of a good education. Not only was it cool to discover how down to earth these players were in the locker room, but hearing Greivis Vasques, a Venezuelan native, close the program by sharing his own story of hard work and success ...
... our guide spent a few hours attaching chunks of lamb and beef to hooks on the end of Bamboo poles sitting tight whilst the carnivorous fish stole the food taking advantage of our beginners’ technique. However we learnt fast and after half an hour or so Tim caught his first and then second fish, pictures below of a victim attached to his hook baring its sharp teeth before being returned to the river. Alas I panicked at the moment of glory hooking by far the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center