Hostal Jose y Kirenia
Travel Blogs from Trinidad
... rides the bike, I thought he was going to faint.
Our first stay in a Casa particular (Spanish for "private house") and it was great! It was even better than one of the hotel that we stayed in Havanna, much better!
... at the bar Tabernacle La Canchanchara, and are given another one of the drinks (free -included in the tour) Second breakfast I guess. After visiting another Museo, this time of African religion we wander down to a local restaurant for lunch. It's interesting that the African gods have been officially "hidden" behind the catholic saints, with each spirit being matched up with an appropriate saint (eg river god with patron saint of ...
... hotel than their voucher said and will not be with us. They should have been at Trinidad del Mar beach hotel but are in the old town which looks pretty destitute. We also nearly didn't make it as our vouchers were wrong but our tour rep amazingly managed to organise swaps or us. (Good old Manuel). The beach hotel is a cross between a club med, a Butlins and a Fijian resort. We all wear yellow bracelets so we can get free drinks. It has a pool,gym, games room ...
... of the group had booked excursions to horse ride and hike to a nearby waterfall, wary of my ankle still, I however decided to pass. I instead spent the morning rising a little later and heading to my salsa lesson at the Casa Cultural. My teacher was awaiting me when I arrived and after working through the basics of the Cuban dance, which was not so different from the Salsa I'd learnt in Guatemala, she then spent the next hour and a half twirling me this way ...
... embroidered table cloths, runners, and other odds and ends. They are beautifully made and the women in general do all the work, although we did come across one man embroidering a tablecloth. Much of the work is drawn-thread work and is beautifully done, and reasonably priced.
Our biggest problem is that we need cloths that are more than three metres in length, which was hard to find. We eventually did and I am now the happy owner of a couple of beautifully ...
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