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... us without any luck as everybody seems to come out in groups. Then we are grabbed by a driver who already has a group of six and he is going to split the tour with his friend so it is $25 for us. Not sure how this works as the other 6 go in one van and we go in the other but who are we to argue! Our driver, Lionel, speaks excellent English ( and Dutch, Spanish and German as well as the local language Papiamento) and is a ...
... limited daylight time on the island (we docked at 2pm) we decided on an island tour which was marketed to us as an individual tour but turned out to be 22 of us squashed onto a 22 seater bus. It was ok it just meant 5 minutes at each stop getting on and off the bus. The tour guide/bus driver was good and told us some interesting things about the island. They used to have a few industries but now only 1 - tourism. So we ...
... it is a contest with a jury and sms-votes. A jury is always wrong and getting sms-votes has to do with how well your support group can manage to round-up voters. I suppose a Reina election has to do with personality. But can you go more than skin deep in a pageant that is all about the exterior?
First the candidates have to deliver a speech dressed in a parade centrepiece. It is not their own speech, even if they would say so. Most ...
... of invention!! from there we went on to the Alto Vista chapel which is also on the North Coast and dates back to 1750. For those of us that wanted to go snorkeling he dropped us at Boca Catalina with instructions on where the bus stop is to get back to the port. The four of us and Laura (from Texas) hopped off and spent a lovely hour or so snorkeling then a quick 5-10 minute walk and just as we got there the bus arrived... It was ...
sweet shop owner gave her a wrist band for free….just because she is a monkey
apparently. Last time we came here, the
tram was in the first stages of being built.
It is now finished and is being put to good use transporting both
visitors and locals up and down the busy streets.
My knee is
horrendously painful but I am trying to grit my teeth and keep it moving. I am pretty sure I have tweaked a ...
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