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Last night after dinner the photographers were offering to take formal pictures. We decided that might be a good idea. Hopefully, they will come out decent.
The entertainment was a classical pianist. Not a fan of this type of music, but Rich is, so I went along. He turned out to be fantastic. There is one piece that he played that was written for only the left hand. Never could ...
... there are some bricks that still have the original paint colors on them and you can still make out a lot of the original designs. These were built as inverted pyramids, which I’ve never seen before. They would build one level, cover it in sand, expand out, and built the next one on top of it. It’s a pretty interesting way of constructing it.
We got a guide there, which was very helpful, and since there were four of us, it ...
... substantial old mansion. We also wandered into an old
home that was an art gallery which was now attached to a bank. This also had
some very old furniture on display. For dinner we tried this pub attached to a
museum but they only had snacks so after another fruit juice (they are so good)
we headed back to our café mansion and had a nice pizza. We have noticed that
food is a bit dearer than Ecuador but Western food has always been a bit dearer
... they were protected hide Incredible painted walls and fine detail. We were effectively in the desert do it was super super hot so we weren't hanging around on our tour, which given we took the cheaper option of a Spanish spoken your we didn't mind about. Next up was Chan Chan which was the largest adobe (mud) city in the world. There is nothing left of the original ...
Now I know why the room was cheap – hardboard walls and a
Tried the café in the beautiful colonial building next door –
nice courtyard with amazing revealed murals and wooden pillars. Sadly breakfast
was a let down, a long wait for coffee and bimbo bread.
Decided to do the Sol and Luna pyramids this morning so had
the option of leaving at lunchtime but my plans ...