La Casa del Mundo Hotel
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Idag var dagen for vores tur til Lago de Atitlán, så vi skulle være hos Old Town Outfitters kl. 8. Vi startede dagen ud med en fantastisk kop kaffe i solen, bestilt og betalt på spansk af Irene :-) Vi blev samlet op af shuttelbussen med den grønne mand og vores guide for de næste 2 dage Oseas. Herefter 2,5 timers k …
Religious slogans - mechanical maintenance x stupidity of the Gringo = $$ in Guatemalan pocket
Applogies if my O grade maths has failed me, but you get the picture....
We have travelled on chicken buses, colectivo minibuses, tuk tuks, public lanchas (boats) and tourist shuttles displaying psalms, declarations of love for God, …
Not being able to stay on in Casa del Mondo, I decided to go to San Marcos and the Hotel Aaculaax where I arrived late-morning after a 10-minute ferry ride from CDM. My room wasn't ready, so I registered, dumped my big backpack in a locked room and went off to explore the village.
The weather went from bad to worse as the day wore on... < …
I'd done all the check-out stuff the previous evening but my normal travel-anxiety meant I was up and awake at 4 o'clock and so was ready for the alarm-calls from both the Hotel and Alexandra!
6 o'clock and I picked up my medication and wrapped it with a cold can of diet coke and walked off to the travel-agency rendezvous at 6.30. I …
The weekend was somewhat of a whirlwind. These were some of the highlights, in no particular order:
1. Riding from San Juan to San Pedro while standing in the back of a pickup truck! While going up a very steep hill, the truck stopped and Lee, my tour guide, and John, another tourist, had to get out of the truck and walk so the truck …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
Turn up... tune out... switch off... enjoy
Don't miss the
(a) Hot Tub
(b) Communal Dinners
Book longer stay !!
I made mistake of only booking 2 nights... decided almost as soon as I'd arrived that I wanted to stay longer... and they didn't have availability...
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