Posada Casa Sol
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPosada Casa Sol Merida
Lovely atmosphere, fantastic place
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... palm tree so Alan could try to get a shot of his silhouette against the lightning bolts. Unfortunately the bolts weren't that strong but Alan still got a pretty good shot with a bolt that looked like it was shooting out of Kes' bum! We then went back to sleep and then got up again a bit later to see more, but Alan said it would probably be better the following night. Next morning we had an early breakfast and set off in the boat to the rainforest. Alan has been a keen ...
... and he was born and raised in it. For the next hour or so, we struggled through the gaps in our Spanish taking about the hardships he has endured since the cable car shut down. This whole region used to be a decent tourist destination when the cable car from Mérida, the longest and highest in the world, allowed access to these small mountain communities. However, it has been out of commission for over five years now, causing the numerous posadas ...
... find the whitest man in the airport). Big man, a paediatrician. He brought his 9 year old son, Miguel, along. They gave me a welcome gift of a hat that Chavez' opponent in the recent elections wore (not the actual hat) throughout the campaign but advised me not to wear it outside - "because the country is deeply politically polarised". We had a a great spin and chat back to Merida (over an hour away) through some of the most stunning scenery I've ever encountered! Miguel ...
... restaurant around the corner and watched tv in our room for the first time in 2 weeks.
The next day the weather was better so we walked around town which has a young student community and felt very safe with a nice atmosphere. We visited the Coromoto ice cream shop which is in the Guiness Book of Records for having over 900 flavours of ice cream! Including ham and cheese, calamari and meatball… we played it safe however, choosing vanilla chocolate ...
... the outright middle of ******* nowhere, so standing in the blaring hot sun or oxygen depraved bus were our only two options. The only thing to be seen for miles was the two lane highway we were stuck on, with absolutely no concept of where we were actually at in the country.
After about two and half hours of waiting, a car with our driver (that I never knew left), pulled up with the original part and some random heavy duty tapes and glue. He spent about 30 minutes putting ...