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Capítulo IV - el turismo

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botes
boats
abordar
to board
atravesar
to pass thru/cross
barco de vapor
steamboat
billetes
tickts (bills)
boleto
ticket
camarotes
boat cabin
crucero
ocean cruiser
desembarcar
disembark, unload
muelles
docks
navegación
navigation
naves (f)
ships
piscina
swimming pool
aviones
planes
abrocharse
to fasten
aeromozo/a
steward/stewardess
asiento
seat
aterrizaje (m)
landing
aterrizar
to land
azafata
stewardess
cabina
cabin (of a plane)
despegar
to take off
despegue (m)
takeoff
escala
stopover
parada
stop
vuelo
flight
coches
cars
alquilado/a
rented
autobús (m)
bus
carnet (m)
identity card
cinturones (m)
seat belts
frenos
breaks
taxi (m)
taxi
volante (m)
steering wheel
trenes
trains
andén (m)
train platform
estación (f)
station
ferroviario/a
reffering to railway/railway
metro
subway (meter)
hacer cola
to stand in line
justo al lado
right next to
la aduana
the customs
lo pasar bien
have a good time
pasar un buen rato
to have a good time
enterarse
to find out
enterar
to bury
pretender
to tend to
aparentar
to seem (appear to be)
un bello arte
a nice piece of artwork
las bellas artes
the beautiful arts
despedirse
to say goodbye
bienvenida
welcome
a principios de
at the beginning
a mediados del
in the middle
a fines del
at the end
para llevar
to take
brújula
compass
boletos de ida y vuelta
roundtrip tickets
folletos de información
information pamphlets
el maletín de cuero
leather carry on case (briefcase)
los mapas de carreteras
highway maps
mochila
backpack
pasaporte (m)
passport
plano de la ciudad
map of the city
guías (m, f)
guides
pasajeros/as
passangers
pilotos
pilots
policías (m)
police men
turistas (m, f)
tourists
lugares turísticos
tourist locations
las aldeas pintorescas
the picturesque villages
los barrios de diferentes grupos étnicos
the neighborhoods of different ethnic groups
la capital cultural del país
the cultural capital of a country
las fuentes iluminadas
the illuminated fountains
las ruinas indígenas
the native ruins
las islas aisladas
the remote islands
los jardines ornamentales
the ornamental gardens
los parques históricos
the historic parks
las avenidas peatonales
the pedestrian avenues
las plazas majestuosas
the majestic plazas
las oficinas de turismo
the tourist offices
preparativos
preparations
ir al ayuntamiento por los documentos
to go to the city hall for documents
recibir una vacuna
to receive a vaccine
hacer las maletas
to pack the suitcases
poner boletos, mapas y pasaporte en el maletín
to put tickets, maps, and passport in the bag
los placeres de viajar
the places to visit
ir de compras
to go shopping
visitar los cuadros en el museo
to visit paintings in the museum
experimentar costumbres y culturas distintas
to experience customs and different cultures
compartir nuevos descubrimientos
to share new discoveries
volar a lugares exóticos
to fly to exotic locations
sacar fotos
to take photos
aprender otro idioma
to learn another language
visitar la ópera
to visit the opera
apreciar los paisajes pintorescos
to appreciate the picturesque landscapes/countryside
los disgustos de viajar
the misfortunes of traveling
aguantar las demoras
to put up with delays
estar desorientado/a
to be disoriented
extrañar a los amigos
to miss friends
tratar a los mendigos agresivos
to deal with aggressive beggers
contagiar el paludismo
to contract malaria
protegerse de los carteristas
to protect yourself against pickpocketers
viajes
trips
callejeros
street guides
marítimos
marine
merodear
to roam
explorar
to explore
arriesgarse
to risk yourself
recorrer el mundo sin destino
to cross the world without a destiny
libre
free
conocer al viajero por las maletas
to know a person by his luggage
modismos
idioms