Crowne Plaza Hotel San Salvador
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... rendition of the Beetles song "Yesterday". We all clapped. Was nice to spend some time with Jackie.. Wish our Spanish was better so we could carry on a conversation! All our questions (except for a few basic ones that some of our group members can handle) are done through our interpreter Irene, who is with us 24/7. After we said goodbye to Jackie we got on the bus and made our way back to the hostel for much needed showers. Will be a quiet, early to bed ...
... with newfound friends, which was great practice and great fun.
Joel still sick the next day I checked out some underwhelming ruins, but enjoyed the attached museums, the free indigo workshop where I got to dye myself a little hanky, and just seeing more of the El Salvadorian countryside.
The next day we farewelled El Salvador, and headed back (as ever) to Antigua for what we hoped would be a very festive and memorable ...
... full meal of it so in the end settled for rabbit and got invited for a couple of beers by some people I’d met somewhere earlier in the trip but had no real recollection of who they actually were!
Oh, and in Juayua I also sorted out all my flights home… and tried sorting out some bits of work for when I get back, but lets not talk about ‘real world’ stuff just yet thankyou!
After filling up on ...
... of my trip through Central America, but came in by bus so it’s my first time at SAL airport.
We landed on Runway 7 in the 90º sunshine at 1:20 and taxied into Gate 17, arriving 21 minutes early at 1:24. First leg to Bolivia (and eventually to Antarctica) went wonderfully. Let’s hope this trend continues!
It’s now 2:26. I’m in the Avianca VIP Lounge waiting for my second segment to Lima, which should be boarding in about 12 minutes.
... energy to sprint up there. While Carlos went to the top these two handsome guys suited me up with a harness. They were both pretty flustered and initially made the leg hole about 5 times too small for my leg to go through, and I made a joke about being a little more gorda than that which they thought was hysterical. They asked if I wanted to go alone or with someone, I can't imagine doing it alone, as it was I wasn't entirely sure how safe the set up ...
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