Crowne Plaza Hotel San Salvador
Travel Blogs from San Salvador
... into the other one? Who were these people anyway? Had they any idea about my hotel? Or was I about to get kidnapped? Instead of getting out of the car we started following the other car. Which soon turned off the main road and into a sort of gated community, passed a big fence and a security guard. Where on earth were they taking me? And finally I saw it. My hotel. A cute little house in an apparently safe neighbourhood. An older lady was standing in front of ...
After quite a hard day yesterday, today was surprisingly light. When we got to the job site the masons were already busy on the foundation and getting it ready for rebar and cement. There was not a lot for us to do while we waited for them to finish their work. While we shoveled and transported by wheelbarrow the last of the huge sand pile up to the build site, ...
... shopping spree of snacks for the next two days of buses. My bus left for Nicaragua at 5am, but I had to be at the terminal by 4, so it was an early start and in order to get to Managua, I had to cross the El Salvador-Honduras and the Honduras-Nicaragua borders. This of course took a very long time, but provided me with plenty of well appreciated smoking ...
... closely with Cristina to locate and document all recipients in his department. Each person had a photo that included their name, age, and disability. He called each one by name to verify before giving them their wheelchair. I sprung into “footrest mode” and worked to adjust each wheelchair for each recipient, making sure they were fit properly, felt comfortable, and knew how to work the wheelchair.
At one point during my adjustments a ...
After that, we visited the archeological ruins of Joya de Cerena, a village buried one night 1400 years ago by a volcanic eruption. The settlement has been preserved like the Roman town of Pompeii giving a unique insight into the way the Mayans lived.
We then went to a lovely outdoor restaurant for lunch where we were serenaded by local Latin American live music. I had some very tasty ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility