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... and beers and then they stood on platforms with the same trays and swung around and around.
Monica and I had a beer and chatted for a good few hours. We swopped stories, and I was amazed to hear about her having survived an accident when on rollerblades, she had fallen whilst skating very fast down a slope, and a jeep had cut her up, the poor girl had fallen on her head and cracked her skull with blood coming out of her ears. T hank goodness for her ...
... this was something I was aware of after doing this twice before!!!
After getting wallet shock from the rental car place we finally got on the road. We drove about one hour and a half into the jungle to a small city named Valladolid. I had visited here once before and wanted to return to take a few pictures of the town square, colorful doors and grand church. We arrived and decided to grab a bite to eat at a lunch spot I had been to previously, took a few pictures ...
... on display, and head-shaped sculptures all the way up one side of the street - all the same shape but decorated in different ways, much like the gorillas and now Gromits in Bristol. Western influence was very much on display also, with a McDonalds, a Starbucks and the Walmart which was my intended destination.
After some time I reached the flag monument, it forms the main roundabout on Paseo Montejo and as such is circular. You can climb onto it, and ...
... really enjoyed. We got a little caught up in all the fun, our waiters and the guy singing and playing keyboard, Benny was really nice to us and even a lot of the other people in the restaurant were smiling and waving to us, and we made friends with a guy selling cigars. People really seem to like Australians, once they realize we are not Americans, they are so much friendlier towards us. So as I said we got carried ...
... state of excitement.
When Monday came we were up, out and ready at a frankly
ridiculous hour which led to us sitting on the floor of the hospital waiting
room to kill some time. However we were soon met by one of the doctors and
taken to go and get scrubs and shown how to get to the OR. This was the first
time I’d ever worn scrubs, and in all honesty they went to my head; for the
whole day my head was filled with the theme songs for all the ...