Villa Helen's Hotel & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from La Ceiba
... dollars left. We knew we needed to catch a taxi but also didn't want to get ripped off. We got off the bus to gather our belongings and I began praying that God would get us safely to a place to stay. We talked with one taxi driver who walked away and then a second. He agreed to take American dollars but said that the hostel we had booked was "not nice". Josh and I looked at each other and discussed that if even ...
... seeing anything. The dives were good but it could have been so much better. Our time was hurriedly coming to an end at Utila. One last bit of fun with the Dutch guys before we had to say our farewells.
Couldn't leave without jumping off the scuba shack.
... to wait for a bus on the side of the highway to take them back to the community of Guadalupe Carney. Melo asked me to drive as he was exhausted, I was feeliing good and had many things to think about. About 1/2 hour before El Progreso Melo took over. Fortunately as we drove through a number of police and military highway controls, I was never pulled over. Each time I wondered how they would view my B.C. drivers license. I 'm glad I didn't have to find out.
... me, he was talking to Andrew.
At 12:30 Pierre and I started to put our gear together on the boat. We had been warned that sometimes the dive masters do different things to see how you will react. So I was on high alert, almost verging on paranoid. As rescue divers you tend to have a lot more responsibility. Every time a boat goes out it has to have 2 spare oxygen tanks, first aid kit and medical oxygen. It was up to Pierre and I to make sure everything ...
... much fishing line all over coral. Susanne and the others tried to untie it. It ended up having about 6 hooks all the way along.
once we ascended Susanne was furious as people aren't allowed to fish on the reef, and she was upset that they were damaging the coral and endangering the marine life. Once everyone was accounted for we headed back into the dock. They guys had managed to catch 4 lion fish.
When we got back to the dive shop I cleaned my gear ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking