Hotel Villa Tournon
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... After the 2nd round of 'losing' and struggling through the speaking portions, I felt tears coming on. Thank God they stayed in, but it (along with many other situations) has served to open my eyes to my students' position/feelings and has also made me super impressed with how strong and resilient they are amid many unsettling feelings. I've obviously got some 'manning up' to do ;) 4. Cooking class- we made picadollo de palmito. Google it :) 5 points for you if you can tell me what ...
... 5 weeks and what sizes they will be. Pineapples are harvested when they are ready to be eaten so they have to be shipped asap. The sizes are the opposite way round to what you would expect (i.e. 5 is bigger than 8) because the size actually refers to how many will fit in a standard size box. This also means that all the boxes weigh pretty much the same regardless of what sizes are in it. Daniel works with the requirement from Fyffes (which comes from ...
... looking already so don’t worry). Said my goodbye´s to Mama Ramos and family who were absolutely amazing in their hospitality. Felt like a king!
Left Bogota for Panama City
Stayed in Los Mostros hostel in Panam City. By this time I was pretty tired of being on the move the whole day so I just spent the day in the hostel doing very little. Met quite a few legends at this hostel and they gave me tons of info our where and how to go around Panama. ...
... one on the first and one on the second!! Didn't see any whales but I was happy with the rays. After we went back to shore where I went and paid the dive shop. The dive master came back and said he was surprised how good a diver I was, especially as I've had so little experience. Maybe I can be a dive master/sloth veterinary assistant. Maybe I'll do my advanced here next year! Went back into town and realised my top half was super ...
... of the special people I had the pleasure to meet whilst there. I felt a sadness at leaving the people, the great yoga community, the weather and the smiling faces of the children - all will however be firmly etched in my memory and I am sure that it won't be the last time that I will visit San Juan.
So.. another border run at silly o clock in the morning and I am heading back to Costa Rica in time for the arrival of my mum and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet