Hotel Villa Caribe
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... in semuc we were immediately bombarded with about 20 teenage boys trying to make us go to their hotel. When I say bombarded I mean the bus had not even stopped and these guys were coming through the windows, in the door, yelling at us, etc. soooo overwhelming. We finally decided on El Portal which is right beside semuc champey. the other places were like a 20 or so minute drive. When we got there we were in awe at the beauty of the place. I ...
... 8220;Hola! Buenos Dias!” to everybody I saw. I was really keen to talk to people but that’s about all I could say. Oh and “Puedo comprar una botella de agua” which I had learnt the previous day. But I could hardly go around asking everybody if I could buy a bottle of water so hello, good morning was about all I had.
There were chickens, pigs and dogs everywhere. I mean, how did they know whose chicken was whose?! Speaking of dogs everywhere, there ...
... We got into out swim gear and given a candle before we walked up the steps to the entrance of the cave. Here there were alight candles to light ours before entering. No helmets or anything, back to basics. Upon entering the caves and going through the water into the darkness, it looked like we were doing some crazy ritual, as there were about 30 people all lined up with candles in front of us. We were queuing to get up the first ladder. The first bit was ok despite ...
... br> Rammi - gregarious French-American, a mean shot on the beer pong table
Dom - the ever smiling Bavarian, who embraced Livingston Life
Natalie - running an authoritative but fun-filled Swiss eye over proceedings at Casa de Iguana
Troy - tattooed Aussie, loves a few schooners.
Some of the more approachable locals explained to us that due to the recent storm, the towns beaches were in a state, with plastic bottles and other such rubbish littering the ...
... doing it!
After our picnic lunch we headed to do the hike half an hour (and a steep half an hour) up to the view point of Semuc Champey, which is a beautiful series of turquoise pools at different levels with a river flowing down between them. The hike was so hot and sweaty and we were all disgusting for the group photos at the top, and se ready to cool off, but the view was incredible. One moaning myrtle in our group decided to say 'well that wasn't really worth the ...