Pestana Caracas Hotel & Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... sat in a comfortable, yet sleepless, ease.
My cracked digital watch (€12 eBay) seemed to roll backwards; or perhaps it was my eyes. Computation of our flight time was impossible. Eons could be the only suitable unit of measurement. I took out my laptop and watched something. Should have done it hours previous. This has always been my number one time killer. Eventually, we make our descent.
Two, virtually identical, entry forms had to be filled in for ...
... Fortunately, and as one might have already concluded, we arrived safely at the hotel. In our desperation and in response to the extortion being practiced by the majority of the better hotels, the smaller and more reasonable ones having been booked out, we splashed out for a night at a 'nice' hotel with a 'special offer' available. We sneak past security and check in, mindful of our somewhat dishevelled and travel stained appearance. Do they have hot water, we ...
Of course seeing embassy life up close and personal makes me question my own Foreign Service dreams. I'm scheduled to take the oral exam (again) this fall. However over the course of the year my dreams have changed. I have changed. Almost everyone is asking, "what's next?" After being so goal-oriented most of my life, it feels strange to say this, but I have absolutely no idea ... and I am perfectly OK with that.
... have questioned my visit to Caracas, but at the end of the day, one needs to make up their own mind. Yes it may be dangerous, but isn't London, Paris and New York dangerous? With both bags strapped to my body, I happily watched one packed subway go by, but unlike Sao Paulo, I boarded the next one. As ever, I received some interesting looks/stares and after 5 stops it was time to get off. I'm staying in an area called Sabana ...
... 3 July 2010 Johansen's house Cartagena, Colombia. Unbelievably a colourful table cloth of Christmas Trees sitting around the edge. Previous to this the winner was an Emerald shop in Bogota in mid May. I decided to keep a track of this strange Christmas decoration phenomena when I noticed that well into February I was still seeing trees in lobbies and lights in windows.
The nastiest person I met: Juan, closely followed by the silly Israeli.