Casa Vieja Lodge
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- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Out of the 16 of us and Jeff around 6 were leaving and then another 6 would join in their place. Unfortunately Jeff was leaving too so we went out for a few drinks the night before to say good bye. Our new CEO is called Diego and he is 28 from San Jose. Really nice guy and should be a good trip with him. Different dynamic to Jeff but then your not gonna get anyone exactly the same which makes it interesting all the ...
... of Guatemala, San Pedro Hermano who lived in the 16th century and set up hospitals and cared for the poor and sick. He was only made a saint in this century by the pope. He is buried here and it is evidently a very visited site for Guatemalan people. Luckily it was a Tuesday so very few people here compared to the crowds it must see on a weekend. The church and attached ruins were amazing to visit and we loved traipsing over the old ...
... back to Antigua and then after about an hour or so we went and had a salsa lesson. For me it was good as I had forgotten a few of the basics as it had been so long since I've been on a dance floor. I think the other guys all had fun too, Thomas knows at least two moves, stepping forward and stepping backwards. After class Sabrina got out on the dance floor with the instructor and showed her stuff. We all ...
... 3200m is a decent workout and well worth the effort for the magnificent views. Next we returned to Antigua Guatemala to enjoy the town and wonderful selection of good restaurants. Local favourites include tamales (chicken and vegetables wrapped in corn paste, steamed in banana leaves), refried beans, guacamole, Pepian de pollo (chicken cooked in thick sauce served on banana leaf), caldo real (hearty chicken soup), empanadas (meat or veg pastries) tortillas and ...
Another relocate day. This time it is from Rio Dulce to Antigua and could be a long day with traffic delays, accidents etc so let's see what this day reveals to ...