Soleil Pacifico Resort
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... injection in the bottom, they thought it was hilarious. The doctors place was just in someone's backyard. It all turned out to be pretty tame, he cleaned it, dressed it and gave me some antibiotics and we were on our way.
We headed back to meet up with the others - including a guy from Switzerland and his 5 year old son. They still had a few things to do but decided he would send his son back with us. Pretty trusting seen as ...
... meal... it tasted like pizza.
We went back to the plant for a short time, and headed back to the city. I decided I would get dropped back off at the hotel and call it a day. But before I arrived, I asked Raymundo to bring me to a place to buy allergy medicine. He pulled into a place that looked like a pawn shop. There are no CVS or Walgreens here. Only a "Farmicia", that has all the drugs and "pharmacists" behind a wall of bars. I ...
... He spoke very good English. His name is Luis. He walked
us out to the parking lot and we inspected his van if it was really
air-conditioned. The driver's name is also Luis so we called our
guide as Luis 1, and our driver as Luis 2. There were six of us and
Luis quoted us US$35.00 per person. Bert got out of the van and
asked a few more cruise passengers if they were willing to join us
for a trip to Antigua. Soon there were eleven of ...
... stick for one dollar. My advice is to rent one and escape the madness.”
I not only rented one but also became infatuated with the scrum of children and the reaction of us tourists to their business. Several people refused to rent a stick. Go figure. One young man, a foot shorter than many of his competitors, was continually out maneuvered for a prime rental spot by more experienced and larger ...
... of the world, I was still impressed by seeing them for the first time! Known as auto rickshaws, they’re also called tuk-tuks!
As much as the sceneries were breathtaking, as we got higher above sea level and up into those volcanic mountain ranges, poverty could be seen with people living in shacks as houses.
The road was winding and quite ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center