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After a good, long sleep and a late breakfast we went down to the Sunday market in the centre of El Valle and bought some snacks for lunch to go with the wine lleft over from last night which we enjoyed in the hotel gardens.
El Valle has a really nice zoo and botanical gardens which we wandered round and then we took a couple of roads up …
So finally we hit the road to travel the Pan American highway crossing the Centennial bridge over the canal - a small version of the Milau viaduct.
The Pan American is a 110kph dual carriageway which pays scant regard to hills - steep grades and sharp bends punctuate long flat stretches. We regularly traverse small townships each with …
And I thought I was going to get through this trip without getting sick, which given how sick we both were during our South American adventure last year would have been a nice change. My first indication that I was on my way to getting a cold was when I started losing my voice last night while having dinner with Stephen and Debbie. I had to get up …
... pineapple he consumed the majority of.
Thursday morning we got up and headed to the bus stop. We caught a bus to Las Uvas which is where the road to El Valle de Anton starts. When we arrived I had us hop on the first vehicle we saw and only after we piled in did I wish I hadn't it was a minivan that was stuffed to the gills and would proceed to fit more in. The car creeped up the hills and it seemed we stopped every 2 miles; two regular buses passed us on the way ...
It is weird that I ended up in El Valle today considering the original destination and my history with never going to El Valle. I feel like it might be a story worth telling. If we are going to do that we must step back a week to actually tell the story.
Last Saturday, March 29th: I woke up wanting to go surfing but the list of things I needed for the house was too big. If I did not shop I would not eat that evening. So I made the decision to make a shopping ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLos Mandarinos Boutique Spa & Hotel Restaurant El Valle de Anton
This is a well-run, beautiful Inn in a town with few options.
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