Travel Blogs from Paia
Mon iPhone n'est pas encore revenu à la vie, mais j'ai constaté que je pourrai au moins récupérer mes films et photos en otages, une fois à la maison. Par contre impossible de retracer Patricia, ma brésilienne d'hier dont je n'avais qu'un email approximatif en mémoire. On verra demain. Je pensais m'en tirer, je ne …
... took quite some time to get our luggage but we were ok with that as we kept taking pictures of the girls and me with our leis. They were so pretty I wanted to make sure we had lots of pictures as I know they won't last forever. After lots of pictures and lots of waiting, we got our luggage. We got on the shuttle and got to our rental car. And we were on our way!
The fist thing we noticed driving out of the airport ...
... a fail-safe system. The sub works with a surface safety ship which acts as a base for a diver who will come down and remove stray wires, nets etc.
This is a trip everyone can take and enjoy, no wave action below 30ft. A joy.
A few observations on American culture:
They are almost de-humanised by being glued to mobile phones etc. At breakfast, by the pool, on the beach they seem to ...
... a stocked pantry, full of essential spices, oils, and well, basics - like flour. I've been forced to add a heavy helping of creativity to our meals, some having turned out wonderfully and some, well not so well. This evening's dinner was sadly, one of the latter...times one hundred.
Thanks (or blame) to my friend Rachael Ray, I found a recipe that substitued pancake mix for flour: Buffalo Chicken Bites. Upon first glance, it seems like it might actually be ...
... our walk back down the beach, we noticed what we believed to be a sea urchin washed ashore. Unfortunately, Sean took the camera back inside by this point so we don't have any pictures :( Some other visitors walked by at that point, confirmed our suspicions, picked it up by one of it's pointy quills (?), and declared that he was going to prepare it for dinner! Apparently, it's called uni, you eat it raw, it's bright orange inside and nearly $100 a pound in San ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center