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inicios:
beginnings
imprescindible:
essential, indispensable
sed:
thirst
síntoma:
symptom, sign
neto:
clear
dramaturgo:
playwright, dramatist
definen/definir:
they define/to define
moverse:
to move
conociendo/conocer:
knowing/to know
siempre:
always
deseo:
desire
nos llevó/llevar:
it took us/to take
ubicada/ubicar:
located/to locate
justo en el centro:
right in the middle
sombreros:
hats
pintaos (pintados):
painted
artesanía:
handicrafts
delicada:
delicate, fine
hecha:
made
fibras de palma:
palm tree fibers
mercado:
market
se encuentra/encontrarse:
it is found/to find
Piedra Pintada:
Painted Rock
se dice/decir:
it is said/to say
tenía grabado/grabar:
it had engraved/to engrave
sin lugar a dudas:
without a doubt
pintorescos:
picturesque, quaint
la ciudad habitada más antigua:
the oldest inhabited city
se lo disputan/disputar:
it was disputed/to dispute
se debe:
it must
cacique:
tyrant
cuenta/contar:
it tells/to tell
terminar:
to finish
caballeros:
knights
pusieran orden/poner orden:
they put in order/to put in order
mejoraran/mejorar:
they improved/to improve
sangre azul:
blue blood
nata:
whipped cream (it would come from the French expression “la crème de la crème”, commonly used in Spain. It means “the best of the best”)
construida/construir:
constructed/to construct
amplio:
large, roomy
naves:
plants
tallados/tallar:
carved/to carve
verdadera:
real, true
joya arquitectónica:
architectonic piece of jewelry
pecado:
sin
salud:
health
diversión:
fun
aguas termales:
thermal waters, hot springs
secretos mejor guardados:
best kept secrets
se encuentran encontrarse:
they are located/to be located
noroeste:
Northwest
a lo largo:
along
río:
river
hacen las delicias:
they delight
hacer las delicias:
to delight
la mayoría de:
most of
llegan/llegar:
they arrive/to arrive
desde lejos:
from far away
se dirigen/dirigirse:
they go/to go
directamente:
directly
se pierden/perderse:
they miss/to miss
disfrutar:
to enjoy
temporada:
season
clima:
weather
refresca/refrescar:
it cools off/to cool off, to refresh
descansar:
to rest
piscinas:
pools
se convierte/convertirse:
it becomes/to become
rito:
rite, ritual
obligatorio:
mandatory
recuerdo/recordar:
I remember/to remember
de pequeña:
when I was little
íbamos/ir:
we used to go/to go
inviernos:
winters
pasar:
to spend
aún hoy:
even today
complejo termal:
thermal resort
alojamiento:
lodging, accommodation
andar:
to go, to ride
cargados:
burdened
estrés:
stress
cansancio:
tiredness, weariness
listos para no hacer nada:
ready to do nothing
dejar:
to leave
equipaje:
luggage
zambullirnos/zambullirse:
we dive/to dive
parcialmente:
partially
cubierta:
covered
quedaba/quedar:
it was/to be
planta baja:
first floor
a fuerza de:
by force of
rutina:
routine
tranquilos:
relaxing
paseos:
walks, strolls
alrededores:
surroundings
reparadoras:
fixing
comidas:
meals
lindos:
beautiful
cuerpo:
body
se elevaba/elevarse:
it would go up/to go up
terminábamos/terminar:
we ended up/to end up
saliendo/salir:
going out/to go out
en mangas de camisa:
wearing only a shirt,
en pleno invierno:
in the middle of the winter
antigüedad:
in olden days, antiquity
hoy en día:
nowadays
siguen/seguir:
they keep/to keep
visitando/visitar:
visiting/to visit
motivos:
reasons
litoral:
coast
pensadas:
thought
fin:
purpose
grados centígrados:
degrees Celsius
barandas:
hand rails
escalones:
steps
facilitan/facilitar:
they provide/to provide
dificultades motrices:
motor difficulties
no se permite/permitir:
it is not allowed/to allow
nadar:
swim
ni se recomienda:
it is not recommended
recomendar:
to recommend
en cambio:
however
pensadas/pensar:
thought/to think
recrears
to enjoy oneself, to take pleasure in
al aire libre:
outdoors
toboganes:
slides
trampolines:
diving boards
están contemplados:
they are considered
contemplar:
to consider
no ofrecen/ofrecer:
they do not offer/to offer
peligro:
danger
puentes:
bridges
público infantil:
children crowd
poseen/poseer:
they have/to have
habitación:
room
paisaje:
landscape
se ubican/ubicarse:
they are located/to be located
vistas:
views
campo:
countryside
bañarse:
to take a bath
caballos:
horses
ñandúes
rheas (flightless bird similar to an ostrich)
amanecer:
sunrise
atardecer:
sunset
horizonte:
horizon
ofrecen/ofrecer:
they offer/to offer
parque acuático termal:
thermal water park
además:
besides
antiguas:
old
han abierto/abrir:
they have opened/to open
puertas:
doors
últimamente:
lately
instalaciones:
facilities
elegir:
to choose
quedarse:
to stay
optar:
to choose
cabaña:
cabin
cocinar:
to cook
uno mismo:
oneself
acampar:
to camp
está garantizado/garantizar:
to be guaranteed/to guarantee
no pasará nunca frío:
you will never be cold
las llamadas:
the so called
muñecas:
dolls
preocupaciones:
worries
herencia:
heritage
según:
according
leyenda:
legend
valle:
valley
alejado:
remote, far away
vivía/vivir:
(a family) used to live/to live
formada por:
formed by
abuelo:
grandfather
descendientes:
descendants
se dedicaban la agricultura:
they were farmers
tejido:
weaving
sequía:
drought
cultivos:
crops
venta:
selling
artesanías tejidas:
weaved handicrafts
se transformó en:
it became
transformarse en:
to become, to turn into
ingreso:
income
ladrón:
burglar
robó/robar:
he stole/to steal
tristeza:
sadness
desesperación:
desperation, despair
se adueñaron/adueñarse:
they took over/to take over
parecía/parecer:
it seemed/to seem
perdido/perder:
lost/to lose
recordó/recordar:
she remembered/to remember
solía contarles:
he used to tell them
buscó/buscar:
she looked for/to look for
retazos:
remnants
lana:
wool
en secreto:
secretly
medianoche:
midnight
cama:
bed
bolsas:
bags
contenía/contener:
it contained/to contain
presintió/presentir:
she had a feeling/to have a feeling
eligió/eligir:
she chose/to choose
las puso/poner:
she put them/to put
escondió/esconder:
she hid/to hide
debajo:
under
almohada:
pillow
se durmió/dormirse:
she fell asleep/to fall asleep
fueron/ir:
they went/to go
vender:
to sell
tesoro:
treasure
acercó/acercarse:
he approached them/to approach
les preguntó/preguntar:
he asked them/to ask
le mostraron/mostrar:
they showed him/to show
explicaron/explicar:
they explained/to explain
resolvían/resolver:
they solved/to solve
quería/querer:
he wanted/to want
comprarlas todas/comprar:
to buy them all/to buy
puñado:
handful
billetes:
bills
comenzó/comenzar:
began/to begin
contar:
to count
no se lo podía creer:
she could not believe it
llegaron/llegar:
they arrived/to arrive
lo que había pasado:
what had happened
insistiendo/insistir:
insisting/to insist
había sucedido/suceder:
had happened/to happen
por arte de magia:
as if by magic
se fue/irse:
she went/to go
temprano:
early
bolsa:
bag
habían cumplido su deseo:
they had made her dream come
la abrió/abrir:
she opened it/to open
encontró/encontrar:
she found/to find
verás/ver:
you will see/to see
cuando despiertes/despertar:
when you wake up/to wake up
se habrá resuelto/resolverse:
it will have been solved/to solve
ferias:
fairs
a través de:
through
promesa:
promise
misma:
same
la mañana siguiente:
the following week
te preocupa/preocupar:
worries you/to worry
primera vez:
first time
mezcla:
mix
ternura:
tenderness
me parecía/parecer:
it seemed to me/to seem
cuerpos:
bodies

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