Hotel Los Caneyes
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Smoking rooms available
- High-speed internet in room
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Anyway, his casa was central and was OK although they sort of took offence when I said I would always eat out in the town. I guess serving you meals is an easy way for them to make extra money, and its money that they wouldn't have to declare. I think the money they get for providing accommodation is "taxable" and is hard not to be declared as when you check in they take all your passport details etc and record it ...
... li>The families moved here from the coast to evade the pirate raids
So when we checked it out, Paul said there are bullet holes – and he was right they are from the police when Che attacked the city.
Parque Leonicio Vidal
The main square of the city with lots of nice wrought-iron benches for sitting, named after a colonel of the independence war who died ...
... Plus this meant we'd be able to get snacks etc for the equivalent of 20cent and the likes. Kathy went into the bank with 10 CUC (equivalent of $10) to change it into Pesos while we waited outside. A few minutes later a bank official came out to us and started rambling something in Spanish and pointing inside. (On a side note, we had picked up few words in Spanish along the past few months but Cuban Spanish is a whole other kettle of fish. They tend not to pronounce letters ...
There are no pews. No Alter. The side walls are lined with large wooden statues of saints - all dressed up in different robes and colourful garments.
The floor is covered from one corner to the next in a green straw like grass. There is bearly enough room to move around all the 100s and 100s of candles on the floor (all lit) and there is an overwhelming amount of smoke from the burning Copal Resin Insence.
There are people ...
... irrevocable), we wanted to do a guided tour through the tobacco factory, but had to find out that it was closed during all of August due to vacation. Fortunately there were other things to do instead as well. So we walked to a nice view point on top of a hill near our casa, and stopped at a gas station on the way back eating a giant cup of ice-cream for only 1.35 CUC (1.35 USD), which took me twenty minutes to finish.
On both evenings ...