SANA Metropolitan Hotel
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... Brits since Essex!
We decided to join the other tourists and have a Indian (aka British) curry for dinner which turned out to be really nice and of course one of Tony's favourites. We wandered more around the old town after dinner and listened to a Portuguese band as part of the festival which we think was called Coldfinger (definitely not Coldplay, but not too bad), it was a shame as we just missed Craig David, who was the only person that we recognised.
On Saturday, we ...
... 8220;are there too many people on the gangplank?” yes was the reply … not a great feeling to know that (a) it is not strong enough to cope for the hoards of people and (b) no one there to monitor the gangplank traffic until almost too late !
“Pirates of the Cruise Ship” tour
We booked and paid for this tour on line with various other CC people. They had 3 mini vans and one group of people went in one and the ...
... area, and explained my need. "In this hospital? No chance!!" was the response, followed by directions to the nearest 'hilltop' hospital, San Jose. Having spotted the size of the hill, grabbed a taxi who duly delivered us to a somewhat tatty emergency department in an amazingly confusing building complex. Eventual advice? Wrong place again, we needed a health centre further up the valley.
3. Taxi to health centre, and we are ...
... cistern, that still had water in it. The most interesting sight for me was the catapult balls, they were big, and pretty round. I tried my best to move one, but could not even get it to move a millimeter. It definitely took a "sterk man en 'n groot kettie," an strong man and an impressive catapult to send that rock flying.
With our experience the previous evening we decided that we wanted to stay in a Posada again. Luckily the map we had, showed Posadas, and as we ...
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Reasonable and good service
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