Gran Caribe Club Atlantico
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... I could do. 'STREETS, SQUAERES AND MUSIC' Music, music here is everewhere. Everebody can sing and dance. Elderlies, youths and kids - all together, playing guitars, hanging around, sharing reality, reality that even with biggest effort they won't change. But somehow they all seem happy. But is it true ? Is it possible being happy having so little ? In a normal shop you can't get much more than rice, beans, oil and ...
We planned for the day's family and friends visits during breakfast. Actually, no one really knew we were coming so it was more like unexpected, from-left-field, a half century in the making, drop-ins. The Melia Cohiba has one of the largest breakfast buffet spreads that I have ever experienced, with an incredible variety of fruits (many which I never heard of), sausages, egg preparations, juices, breads, and pastries. I don’t think I had the same breakfast in the week I was ...
... very annoying in trying to do so.
San Jose Martin 19th
Airport is old and small, probably smaller than the old Larnaka airport.
All the staff wear khaki uniforms, like military and 80% are early 20s girls! With their fishnets! Could easily be a scene from a lesbian porn movie!
God how I love old free trolleys! Cancun airport also had!
I took the taxi to the hostel and as we were on the main road it suddenly ...
... we visited the Malecon, a long footpath that stretches around the shoreline of the city & has the nickname of being “havana’s open air lounge room”. That evening we were blessed with a very impressive sunset & afterwards we acted our age & went out on the town, we were still home in bed at 12.30am.
Despite the original trouble with the schools administration in the early days we had a great time in our first attempt in learning ...
... the footbal game germany vs portugal, I go back to the hotel nacional to use the internet for the horrible price of 10Cuc / 30 min. ! Anyway, I ask my parents to send me money via Western Union (they seem to be the only one on the island). But I make a mistake I will not do again : I write my e-mail to alarmly and my parents half panic as they will tell me later... normal. I am on an island, with no money and no way to communicate or almost (just some occasionnal ...
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We had a really great time staying at Santa Maria del Mar. An amazing beach with lovely smiley people, clean, quiet and perfect for a relaxing holiday. The temperature was well above 30 degrees, with clear sandy beach and warm greenish/blue waters.
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