Blue Wave Apartments

8 - 9 North Road, Georgetown, Guyana | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 8 - 9 North Road, Georgetown.
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Travel Blogs from Georgetown

Phagwah Mela & Bazaar

A travel blog entry by tlvice on Mar 08, 2014

4 comments, 32 photos

... 18:00. It was probably about that time when the Prime Minister, Sam Hinds, showed up about that time. It was about 18:50 when the Mistress of Ceremony addressed the crowd to say the program would begin in about 10 minutes or so. I was surprised she did not use the common Guyanese phrase, "just now." Finally, at about 19:00, we could hear sirens that signaled the approach of the President's motorcade.

I had sat on an ...

Waterfalls

A travel blog entry by ahartry on Jan 08, 2014

341 photos

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Finally, we had enough, and we returned for the lodge for a huge, delicious lunch. We had been expecting the usual sandwich fare, but, instead, we had salads, chicken, and various creole foods. Nummy.

Then, we flew home, passing over many gold mining regions. Sometimes, it is impossible to see how the equipment was brought in to mine the gold, as the sites exist away from both roads and rivers, We understand that sometimes what’s needed ...

El Dorado Rum

A travel blog entry by tlvice on Oct 14, 2013

2 comments, 18 photos

... the open vats does not negatively impact the distillation process.

From the vats the wash goes to any of a number of available stills. The first one we were taken to is known as the EHP Wooden Coffey still. EHP stands for Edward Henry Porter. The still was apparently originally from his estate. Coffey is the type of still. That particular still has been in continuous use since 1880. It is constructed with local greenheart wood. It is the only one of ...

Home After Only 37 Hours

A travel blog entry by tlvice on May 03, 2013

2 comments

The one and one-half hour flight from Barbados to Georgetown seemed to be the longest of the entire trip. We landed at Georgetown at 13:30, some 12 hours late and after nearly 37 hours of travel.

As per usual, it took us just over an hour to get home from the airport.

When we finally went to ...

Amerindian Festival - St. Cuthberts

A travel blog entry by tlvice on Sep 29, 2012

52 photos

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We walked toward a shady area and began our taste test. The broth was a little spicy. The meat was dark, sort of like what one sees on a turkey or chicken. I thought it had a good taste. We could not bring ourselves to try the fat or the skin.

As we finished our taste test we noticed a booth nearby was cooking BBQ chicken. It smelled wonderful so we decided to try some. The labba was $800. ...