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chapter 4

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(la) bienvenida
welcome (noun)
(la) avenida peatonal
pedestrian-only street
pintoresco (/a)
picturesque
(los) preparativos
preparations
(el) barco de vapor
steamboat
(el) maletín de cuero
leather briefcase
(el) camarote
cabin (boat)
abordar
to board
(la) brújula
compass
contagiar el paludismo
to contract malaria
(el) carnet
photo ID
(la) navegación
sailing
(las) fuentes iluminadas
lighted fountains
recibir la vacuna
receive the vaccine
(el) folleto
brochure
(el) muelle
dock
estar desorientado
to be disoriented
compartir nuevos descubrimientos
to share new discoveries
visitar los cuadros
to see the paintings
merodear
to prowl
atravesar
to pass through (to cross)
(la) cámara
camera
(la) escala
stopover
(los) parques históricos
historic parks
distinto (/a)
distinct
(el/la) pasajero
passenger
ferroviario (/a)
referring to railroad
(el) compás
rhythm, time, meter
(el) callejero
someone who's street smart (not a hobo)
enterrar
to bury
abrocharse
to fasten
(el) ayuntamiento
city hall
(la) carterista
pickpocket
tratar con
to deal with
pretender
to expect
(las) oficinas de turismo
tourist offices
(las) ruinas indígenas
native ruins
aparentar
to pretend
aguantar las demoras
to endure delays
(el) pasaporte
passport
sin destino
without a destination
volar a lugares exóticos
to fly to exotic places
(el) mapa de carreteras
road map
(la) aldea
village
(las) plazas majestuosas
majestic plazas
(el) mendigo agresivo
agressive beggar
(el) billete
ticket
(el) freno
brake